There are 6 ways to get from Bristol to Caerphilly by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Caerphilly

$25 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus First, line 50 bus  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Market Square 7Xp
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Newport, Market Square to Caerphilly Library / The Twyn (Wheatsheaf PH) 50

$11 - $12

4 alternative options

Train, line 50 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Newport, North Street to Caerphilly Library / The Twyn (Wheatsheaf PH) 50

$20 - $53

Bus National Express, line 50 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Newport, Kingsway 202 / ...
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Newport, Market Square to Caerphilly Library / The Twyn (Wheatsheaf PH) 50

$13 - $16

Taxi  •  50 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bristol to Caerphilly 43.1 miles

$120 - $150

Drive  •  50 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Caerphilly 43.1 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Caerphilly is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Caerphilly is to taxi which takes 50 min and costs £90 - £110.

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The distance between Bristol and Caerphilly is 45 km. The road distance is 69 km.

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It takes approximately 1 h 18 min to get from Bristol to Caerphilly, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol to Caerphilly. However, there are services departing from Bristol, Bus Station and arriving at Caerphilly Library / The Twyn (Wheatsheaf PH) via Newport, Market Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Bristol to Caerphilly. However, there are services departing from Bristol Temple Meads and arriving at Caerphilly via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

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What companies run services between Bristol, England and Caerphilly, Wales?

You can take a train from Bristol to Caerphilly via Cardiff Central in around 1 h 18 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Caerphilly via Newport, Kingsway and Newport, Market Square in around 1 h 29 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Caerphilly
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newport, North Street to Caerphilly Library / The Twyn (Wheatsheaf PH)
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newport, Market Square to Caerphilly Library / The Twyn (Wheatsheaf PH)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Bristol to Caerphilly
Ave. Duration
50 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+44 117 923 1515
Website
yellowcabsbristol.co.uk
Alpha Taxis
Phone
+44 117 921 1211
AA Taxis
Phone
+44 117 955 5000

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