How to get from Cardiff to Stafford

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Travel Information from Cardiff to Stafford

distanceDistance102 miles (164 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £75 • 2 h 42 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Cross Country

Travel 102 miles (164 km) by coach, flight, ferry or train to Stafford from Cardiff. The most popular travel providers which serve this journey are Megabus or Cross Country among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Cardiff to Stafford.

Travel Tips: Travel from Cardiff to Stafford

Travel to Stafford 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 Stafford.

There are 4 ways to travel from Cardiff to Stafford including taking a coach, flight, ferry or train.

Flight services offer the cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Stafford. Tickets for a flight cost on average £1.

This is compared to other travel options to Stafford:

A flight is generally £12 less than a coach for the same journey. A coach costs on average £12 from Cardiff to Stafford.

A flight is about £1 less than a ferry, which costs on average £1 for this trip.

A flight is £75 less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Cardiff to Stafford costing on average £75.

The fastest way to get to Stafford from Cardiff is by train with an average travel time of 2 h 42 min.

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

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You should expect to travel around 102 miles (164 km) from Cardiff to Stafford.

The average frequency per day from Cardiff to Stafford is:

  • 34 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your trip to Stafford 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 for travellers from Cardiff to Stafford:

  • Coaches mostly depart from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arrive in Stafford, Station Road.
  • Trains mostly depart from Cardiff Central and arrive in Stafford.

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

  • Megabus can get you to Stafford by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with Megabus from Cardiff to Stafford for £12 on Omio.
  • Cross Country can get you to Stafford by train. You can find a good deal for train tickets with Cross Country from Cardiff to Stafford for £75 on Omio.
Many of our customers who book a trip from Cardiff to Stafford often extend their holiday and travel to other popular destinations like London, Birmingham or Manchester. If you’re thinking of adding another destination to your Cardiff and Stafford itinerary, let Omio find you the best connections between Stafford and any of these top destinations today!

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

  • Coach tickets are costing on average £12 one way.
  • Plane tickets cost £1 one way on average.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average £1 one way.
  • Train tickets are costing on average £75 one way.

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

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