There are 6 ways to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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What companies run services between Merthyr Tydfil, Wales and Neath, Wales?

You can take a bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath via Morfa Glas, Chain Walk (Lamb & Flag Hotel PH) in around 1 h 24 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $40 and the journey takes 39 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Neath
Avg. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Morfa Glas, Chain Walk (Lamb & Flag Hotel PH)
Avg. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Morfa Glas, Chain Walk (Lamb & Flag Hotel PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Avg. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Avg. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
First
Dansa
Phone
01639 751067
Email
mail@dansa.org.uk
Website
dansa.org.uk
Bus from Morfa Glas, Chain Walk (Lamb & Flag Hotel PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Avg. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dansa.org.uk
Bus from Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Avg. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dansa.org.uk
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Morfa Glas, Chain Walk (Lamb & Flag Hotel PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Avg. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Avg. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station)
Avg. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) to Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH)
Avg. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath
Avg. Duration
31 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $65
uberX
$50 - $75
uberXL
$70 - $95
uberEXEC
$70 - $100
Taxi
Avg. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath?

The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Neath is 31 km. The road distance is 39 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath?

The cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath is to drive which costs £5 and takes 31 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath?

The quickest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath is to taxi which takes 31 min and costs £80.

Is there a direct train between Merthyr Tydfil and Neath?

No, there is no direct train from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil and arriving at Neath via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h.

Is there a direct bus between Merthyr Tydfil and Neath?

No, there is no direct bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) and arriving at Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station) via Morfa Glas, Chain Walk (Lamb & Flag Hotel PH). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 24 min.

How long does it take to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath?

It takes approximately 1 h 24 min to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Neath, including transfers.