How to get to Cardiff from Rotherham

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from Rotherham to Cardiff

How to get to Cardiff from Rotherham by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Rotherham to Cardiff is by taking a coach because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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Travel Information to Cardiff from Rotherham

distanceDistance154 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or coach
priceTicket price range£12 - £47
cheapestCheapest modeCoach • £12 • 6 h
fastestFastest modeTrain • £47 • 3 h 40 min
carriersPopular travel companiesMegabus or Transport for Wales

Travel 154 miles by train or coach between Rotherham and Cardiff. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Megabus or Transport for Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct coach or train from Rotherham to Cardiff.

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Find the best trip to Cardiff from Rotherham with FlixBus. Comparing timetables and prices and booking the most convenient journey has never been easier with over 1000 travel operators on Omio.

FlixBus is one of the most popular low-cost travel providers in Europe. Founded in Germany, FlixBus has expanded its services throughout Europe and even to the United States, giving travellers in both continents the option to take a long-distance travel at an affordable price. FlixBus also operates overnight travel on select routes throughout Europe. FlixBus offers only the Standard ticket for all its routes, which allows you to bring one hand luggage and one hold luggage bag per person. Additional fees apply for bringing extra luggage and making specific seat reservations, such as if you want to book an Extra Seat, Table Seat or the Panorama Seat. Standard amenities onboard include free Wi-Fi, power outlets to charge your phone, tablet or laptop during long travel journeys, extra legroom, luggage space and toilets.

    FAQs: Rotherham to Cardiff

    FAQs: 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 Rotherham to Cardiff.

    You can get from Rotherham to Cardiff 2 different ways: train or coach.

    The cheapest way to go to Cardiff from Rotherham is by taking a coach, which costs on average £12.

    This is compared to other ways of getting from Rotherham to Cardiff:

    Taking a coach costs £35 less than taking a train, which costs on average £47 for the same trip.

    The fastest way from Rotherham to Cardiff is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 40 min.

    There are alternative travel options to Cardiff that take longer:

    Coach takes 6 h on average.

    Cardiff is approximately 154 miles away from Rotherham.

    The average frequency per day from Rotherham to Cardiff is:

    • 8 coaches per day.
    • 10 trains per day.

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

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

    • Coaches mostly leave from Rotherham, Interchange Bus Station and tend to arrive in Cardiff, University.
    • Trains from Rotherham to Cardiff most often leave from Rotherham Central and arrive in Cardiff Central.

    The following travel companies offer services from Rotherham to Cardiff:

    • Travel with Megabus, FlixBus or National Express to go to Cardiff by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find FlixBus Rotherham to Cardiff tickets on Omio for £12.
    • Travel with Transport for Wales or Northern Rail (3) for trains to Cardiff. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Transport for Wales Rotherham to Cardiff tickets on Omio for £47.

    Yes, there are direct routes from Rotherham to Cardiff with the following travel companies:

    • You can find 1 direct coach per day to Cardiff with Megabus.

    Direct services to Cardiff tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

    Many of our customers travelling from Rotherham to Cardiff don't make Cardiff their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your Rotherham and Cardiff trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cardiff to any of these top destinations today!

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