There are 4 ways to get from Blackwood to Aberdare by bus, 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 2 bus, bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the line 2 bus from Elliotstown, Abersyfi Cottages (Memorial Clock) to Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) 2
  2. Take the bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Gadlys, Little Theatre (Gadlys School) 6 / ...

$16

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Blackwood to Aberdare 15.4 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Blackwood to Aberdare 15.4 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Blackwood to Aberdare 15.4 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Blackwood to Aberdare is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 24 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Blackwood to Aberdare is to taxi which takes 24 min and costs £35 - £45.

More details

The distance between Blackwood and Aberdare is 17 km. The road distance is 25 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 59 min to get from Blackwood to Aberdare, including transfers.

More details

No, there is no direct bus from Blackwood to Aberdare. However, there are services departing from Blackwood, Twyn Gardens and arriving at Gadlys, Little Theatre (Gadlys School) via Elliotstown, Abersyfi Cottages (Memorial Clock) and Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

More details

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

You can take a bus from Blackwood to Aberdare via Elliotstown, Rose Villas, Elliotstown, Abersyfi Cottages (Memorial Clock), and Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) in around 1 h 59 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Elliotstown, Abersyfi Cottages (Memorial Clock) to Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Gadlys, Little Theatre (Gadlys School)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Gadlys, Little Theatre (Gadlys School)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Blackwood to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $50
uberX
$30 - $50
uberEXEC
$45 - $65
uberXL
$45 - $70
Taxi from Blackwood to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Getting around the Cyclades, Italian Lakes: Getting around by train and How to get from Florence to Rome - to help you get the most out of your next trip.