There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle by train, bus, taxi, car, towncar or foot

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What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Caerphilly Castle, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $4 - $6 and the journey takes 15 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South operates a bus from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 and the journey takes 40 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Caerphilly
Avg. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
First Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Caerphilly, NatWest Bank
Avg. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle
Avg. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$17 - $24
uberX
$17 - $25
uberXL
$25 - $35
uberEXEC
$27 - $40
Taxi
Avg. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle?

The distance between Cardiff and Caerphilly Castle is 11 km. The road distance is 13 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle?

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle is to drive which costs £1 and takes 12 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle?

The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle is to taxi which takes 12 min and costs £22.

Is there a direct train between Cardiff and Caerphilly Castle?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Queen Street and arriving at Caerphilly. Services depart every 30 minutes. The journey takes approximately 15 min.

Is there a direct bus between Cardiff and Caerphilly Castle?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) and arriving at Caerphilly, NatWest Bank. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

How long does it take to get from Cardiff to Caerphilly Castle?

The train from Cardiff Queen Street to Caerphilly takes 15 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.