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There are 7 ways to get from Barry to Porthcawl by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, bus  •  1 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Barry to Bridgend
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Porthcawl, Lias Road X2 / ...

$10 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Barry, All Saints to Bridgend, Bus Station 303

$2 - $4

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Train, bus via Porthcawl, John Street  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Barry to Bridgend
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Porthcawl, John Street 63 / ...

$11 - $17

Bus via Barry, The Priory  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Barry, The Priory to Bridgend, Bus Station 303
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Porthcawl, John Street 63 / ...

$3 - $4

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Barry to Porthcawl 30 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Barry to Porthcawl 30 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Barry to Porthcawl 30 miles

$60 - $90

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The cheapest way to get from Barry to Porthcawl is to bus which costs £2 - £3 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barry to Porthcawl is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barry to Porthcawl. However, there are services departing from Barry, All Saints and arriving at Porthcawl, Lias Road via Bridgend, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 12 min.

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The distance between Barry and Porthcawl is 19 miles. The road distance is 30 miles.

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The best way to get from Barry to Porthcawl without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 9 min and costs £8 - £13.

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It takes approximately 1 h 9 min to get from Barry to Porthcawl, including transfers.

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Barry to Porthcawl bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Barry, All Saints station.

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Barry to Porthcawl bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Bridgend, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Barry to Porthcawl is 30 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Barry to Porthcawl.

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There are 241+ hotels available in Porthcawl. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Barry to Porthcawl.
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  • Distance: 19 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 9 min

What companies run services between Barry, Wales and Porthcawl, Wales?

New Adventure Travel operates a bus from Barry to Porthcawl hourly, and the journey takes 1 h 34 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Barry to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
31 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
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Porthcawl, Lias Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Porthcawl, John Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Porthcawl, Lias Road
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station to Porthcawl, John Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Barry, All Saints to Bridgend, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Barry, The Priory to Bridgend, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Barry to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$60 - $90
UberX
$60 - $90
Exec
$80 - $120
UberXL
$90 - $130
Taxi from Barry to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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