There are 5 ways to get from Aberdare to Neath by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Line 8 bus, bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 8 bus from Gadlys, Little Theatre (Mackworth Arms PH) to Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) 8
  2. Take the bus from Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station) X55 / ...

$8 - $11

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Aberdare to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Neath

$26 - $55

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aberdare to Neath 20.3 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Aberdare to Neath 20.3 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Aberdare to Neath 20.3 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Aberdare to Neath is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberdare to Neath is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 26 min.

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The distance between Aberdare and Neath is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Aberdare to Neath, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberdare to Neath station. However, there are services departing from Gadlys, Little Theatre (Mackworth Arms PH) and arriving at Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station) via Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberdare to Neath. However, there are services departing from Aberdare and arriving at Neath via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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What companies run services between Aberdare, Wales and Neath, Wales?

You can take a bus from Aberdare to Neath via Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) in around 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberdare to Neath via Cardiff Central in around 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberdare to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $22
Train from Cardiff Central to Neath
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Neath
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gadlys, Little Theatre (Mackworth Arms PH) to Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Dansa
Phone
01639 751067
Email
mail@dansa.org.uk
Website
dansa.org.uk
Bus from Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Ave. 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 Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) to Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aberdare to Neath
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$40 - $65
uberX
$40 - $65
uberEXEC
$55 - $80
uberXL
$60 - $90
Taxi from Aberdare to Neath
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90

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