Travel options
from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff

You can get from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff on 22 Oct we recommend taking a bus because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

20:50Brighton, Coach Station6h10 03:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 changes
£341One-way
Cheapest
17:20Brighton, Coach Station7h35 00:55Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 changes
£231One-way
Other options
18:20Brighton, Coach Station6h40 01:00Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 changes
£381One-way
07:05Brighton, Coach Station6h25 13:30Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 changes
£411One-way
11:20Brighton, Coach Station7h15 18:35Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
1 changes
£411One-way

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COMPARE Prices for trains, buses and flights

Thu
21 Oct
£83Great Western Railway
£50National Express
Fri
22 Oct
£64Great Western Railway
£23National Express
Sat
23 Oct
£64Great Western Railway
£23National Express
Sun
24 Oct
£64Great Western Railway
£23National Express
Mon
25 Oct
£64Great Western Railway
£21National Express
Tue
26 Oct
£56Great Western Railway
£26National Express
Wed
27 Oct
£56Great Western Railway
£26National Express
Thu
28 Oct
£51Great Western Railway
£26National Express
Fri
29 Oct
£34Great Western Railway
£17National Express
Sun
31 Oct
£106Great Western Railway
£20National Express
Mon
1 Nov
£51Great Western Railway
£18National Express
Wed
3 Nov
£51Great Western Railway
£14National Express

Travel Information between Brighton and Hove and Cardiff

distanceDistance139 miles (224 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £79
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £11 • 6 h 10 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £79 • 3 h 47 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 139 miles (224 km) between Brighton and Hove and Cardiff. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 3 h 47 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a coach is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff.

Travel Tips

Travel from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff
Travel to Cardiff easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff.
FAQs
What are my Brighton and Hove to Cardiff travel options?

There are 2 ways to get from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff: coach or train.

How do I get from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff the cheapest way?

A coach service offers the cheapest way to travel from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff, which costs on average £11.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Cardiff:

A coach journey is usually £68 less than a journey to Cardiff by train, which costs on average £79 for the same trip.

What is the fastest way from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff?

The fastest way to get to Cardiff from Brighton and Hove is by train with an average travel time of 3 h 47 min.

There are alternative travel options to Cardiff that can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 6 h 10 min   on average.

How many miles from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff would I travel?

The distance between Brighton and Hove and Cardiff is around 139 miles (224 km).

How many scheduled departures are there a day from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff?

The average frequency per day from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff is:

  • Around 17 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Cardiff from Brighton and Hove as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

Where do I depart from Brighton and Hove? Where do I arrive in Cardiff?

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff:

  • Most travellers who buy a coach ticket from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff depart from Brighton, Coach Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens.
  • Most travellers board their train from Brighton Railway Station and arrive in Cardiff Central.
Which travel operators can get me from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can take you to Cardiff by coach. If searching for a good deal on coaches, you can find tickets for National Express from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff for £11.
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Cardiff. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Brighton and Hove to Cardiff tickets on Omio for £79.
What is another destination I should add to my tour from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff?
Omio customers who travel from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff often also extend their holiday to go to London, Bristol or Birmingham. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Cardiff and these popular destinations at a great price.
When should I buy a ticket to Cardiff from Brighton and Hove online to score the best deals?

Before travelling from Brighton and Hove to Cardiff, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this route is on average £11 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this trip is on average £79 one way.

But we recommend booking Brighton and Hove to Cardiff tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.