There are 5 ways to get from Bargoed to Pontypridd by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the bus from Bargoed, The Plasnewydd to Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) X38

$6

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Train  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Bargoed to Cardiff Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Pontypridd

$12 - $18

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bargoed to Pontypridd 11.7 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Bargoed to Pontypridd 11.7 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Bargoed to Pontypridd 11.7 miles

$25 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bargoed to Pontypridd is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bargoed to Pontypridd is to taxi which costs £26 - £32 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Bargoed, The Plasnewydd and arriving at Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 44 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bargoed to Pontypridd. However, there are services departing from Bargoed and arriving at Pontypridd via Cardiff Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 9 min.

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The distance between Bargoed and Pontypridd is 8 miles. The road distance is 11.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Bargoed to Pontypridd without a car is to bus which takes 44 min and costs £5.

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The bus from Bargoed, The Plasnewydd to Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) takes 44 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Bargoed to Pontypridd bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Bargoed, The Plasnewydd station.

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Bargoed to Pontypridd train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Bargoed station.

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The best way to get from Bargoed to Pontypridd is to bus which takes 44 min and costs £5. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £8 - £14 and takes 1 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Bargoed to Pontypridd.
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  • Distance: 7.9 miles
  • Duration: 44 min

What companies run services between Bargoed, Wales and Pontypridd, Wales?

New Adventure Travel operates a bus from Bargoed to Pontypridd every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 44 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Bargoed to Pontypridd via Cardiff Queen Street in around 1 h 9 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bargoed to Cardiff Queen Street
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Pontypridd
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Bargoed, The Plasnewydd to Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Bargoed to Pontypridd
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $35
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uber.com
Assist
$25 - $35
UberX
$25 - $35
Exec
$35 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Bargoed to Pontypridd
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Bargoed to Pontypridd bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station).

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Bargoed to Pontypridd train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Pontypridd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bargoed to Pontypridd is 12 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Bargoed to Pontypridd.

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