How to get from Cardiff to Scunthorpe

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Travel Information between Cardiff and Scunthorpe

distanceDistance179 miles (289 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £149 • 5 h 12 min
carriersPopular travel companiesArriva Trains Wales

Travel 179 miles (289 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train from Cardiff to Scunthorpe. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Scunthorpe.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cardiff to Scunthorpe

Travel to Scunthorpe 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 Scunthorpe.

There are 4 travel options from Cardiff to Scunthorpe: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A ferry service offers the cheapest way to travel from Cardiff to Scunthorpe, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Scunthorpe:

A ferry is generally £9 less than a coach for the same route. A coach costs on average £9 from Cardiff to Scunthorpe.

A ferry is about £44 less than a flight, which costs on average £44 for this route.

A ferry journey is usually £149 less than a journey to Scunthorpe by train, which costs on average £149 for the same trip.

The quickest way to travel between Cardiff and Scunthorpe is by train, which takes on average 5 h 12 min   compared to other travel options that may take you longer to get to your destination:

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The distance from Cardiff to Scunthorpe is approximately 179 miles (289 km).

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Scunthorpe is:

  • 13 trains per day.

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

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

  • Most travellers take a coach from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Scunthorpe, Scunthorpe.
  • Most travellers take a train from Cardiff Central to Scunthorpe.

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales can get you to Scunthorpe by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Arriva Trains Wales from Cardiff to Scunthorpe for £149 on Omio.
Many of our customers travelling from Cardiff to Scunthorpe don't make Scunthorpe their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Manchester or Doncaster, either of which you could add to your Cardiff and Scunthorpe trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Scunthorpe to any of these top destinations today!

When planning your trip between Cardiff and Scunthorpe, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to book and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Coach tickets cost £9 one way on average.
  • Plane tickets cost on average £44 one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £149 one way.

However, we recommend buying tickets to Scunthorpe from Cardiff online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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