There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham to Cardigan by train, bus or car

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

Train, bus  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) T5

$57 - $85

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) T5

$20 - $28

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Cardigan 160.7 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Cardigan is to bus which costs £14 - £21 and takes 6 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Cardigan is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 3 h 15 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Cardigan is 121 miles. The road distance is 160.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to get from Birmingham to Cardigan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Cardigan. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 9 min.

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What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Cardigan, Wales?

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Cardigan via Aberystwyth and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) in around 6 h 9 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Bus operators
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church)
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
National Express

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