How to get from Cardiff to Newport

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from Cardiff to Newport

You can get from Cardiff to Newport by train, bus or flight.

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To get from Cardiff to Newport on 19 May we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:17Cardiff Central0h11 08:28Newport (Gwent)
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08:17Cardiff Central0h11 08:28Newport (Gwent)
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08:41Cardiff Central0h12 08:53Newport (Gwent)
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08:28Cardiff Central0h12 08:40Newport (Gwent)
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08:50Cardiff Central0h12 09:02Newport (Gwent)
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Travel Information between Cardiff and Newport

distanceDistance11 miles (17 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£5 - £6
fastestFastest modeTrain • £6 • 10 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Great Western Railway

Take a coach or train to travel 11 miles (17 km) to Newport from Cardiff. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Great Western Railway among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Newport.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cardiff to Newport

Travel to Newport 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 Cardiff to Newport.

There are 2 ways to travel from Cardiff to Newport including taking a coach or train.

Coach services offer the cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Newport. Tickets for a coach cost on average £5.

This is compared to other travel options to Newport:

A coach is £1 less than a train for this trip with tickets for a train from Cardiff to Newport costing on average £6.

The fastest way from Cardiff to Newport is by train with an average journey time of 10 min.

Other travel options from Cardiff to Newport can usually take longer:

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The distance from Cardiff to Newport is approximately 11 miles (17 km).

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Newport is:

  • 25 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Cardiff to Newport:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arrive in Newport, Queensway.
  • Trains most often depart from Cardiff at Cardiff Central and arrive in Newport at Newport (Gwent).

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

  • Travel with National Express to go to Newport by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find National Express Cardiff to Newport tickets on Omio for £5.
  • Travel with Great Western Railway for trains to Newport. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Great Western Railway Cardiff to Newport tickets on Omio for £6.
Many of our customers travelling from Cardiff to Newport don't make Newport their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Bristol or Birmingham, either of which you could add to your Cardiff and Newport trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Newport to any of these top destinations today!

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

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is £5 one way on average.
  • The price of a train ticket for this route is on average £6 one way.

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

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