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There are 5 ways to get from Caerphilly to Pontypool by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 26 bus, line 21 bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Caerphilly, South Gate Square to Blackwood, Interchange 26
  2. Take the line 21 bus from Blackwood, Interchange to Pontypool, Town Hall 21

Cheapest option

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Caerphilly to Pontypool 15.6 miles

$30 - $50

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Caerphilly to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Cwmbran
  3. Take the bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station to Pontymoile, Maesderwen 21 / ...

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caerphilly to Pontypool 15.6 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Caerphilly to Pontypool 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

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The cheapest way to get from Caerphilly to Pontypool is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caerphilly to Pontypool is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caerphilly to Pontypool. However, there are services departing from Caerphilly, South Gate Square and arriving at Pontypool, Town Hall via Blackwood, Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

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The distance between Caerphilly and Pontypool is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Caerphilly to Pontypool without a car is to line 26 bus and line 21 bus which takes 1 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Caerphilly to Pontypool, including transfers.

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Caerphilly to Pontypool bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Caerphilly, South Gate Square station.

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Caerphilly to Pontypool bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Pontypool, Town Hall station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caerphilly to Pontypool is 16 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Caerphilly to Pontypool.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Pontypool. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Caerphilly to Pontypool.
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  • Distance: 11.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 46 min

What companies run services between Caerphilly, Wales and Pontypool, Wales?

You can take a bus from Caerphilly to Pontypool via Blackwood, Interchange in around 1 h 46 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Caerphilly to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $6
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Train from Cardiff Central to Cwmbran
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Caerphilly, South Gate Square to Blackwood, Interchange
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Blackwood, Interchange to Pontypool, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station to Pontymoile, Maesderwen
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Caerphilly to Pontypool
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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uber.com
Assist
$30 - $50
UberX
$30 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$45 - $70
Taxi from Caerphilly to Pontypool
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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