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There are 4 ways to get from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus, train  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from Abertillery, Bywater Row to Cwmbran, Bus Station X1
  2. Take the train from Cwmbran to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$17 - $26

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil 17.3 miles

$40 - $50

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil 17.3 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil 17.3 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil is to taxi which costs £30 - £40 and takes 21 min.

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The distance between Abertillery and Merthyr Tydfil is 10 miles. The road distance is 17.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil without a car is to bus and train which takes 3 h 17 min and costs £13 - £21.

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It takes approximately 3 h 17 min to get from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil is 17 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil.

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There are 217+ hotels available in Merthyr Tydfil. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil.
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  • Distance: 10.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 17 min

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

There is no direct connection from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil. However, you can take the bus to Cwmbran, Bus Station, take the walk to Cwmbran, take the train to Cardiff Central, then take the train to Merthyr Tydfil. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Merthyr Tydfil.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cwmbran to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Phil Anslow
Phone
01495 77 55 99
Email
philanslowcoaches@outlook.com
Website
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Abertillery, Bywater Row to Cwmbran, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
Phil Anslow
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $55
UberX
$35 - $55
Exec
$50 - $70
UberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Abertillery to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com

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