There are 4 ways to get from Caerphilly to Pontypridd 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 120 bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the line 120 bus from Caerphilly, Castle Entrance (Caerphilly Castle) to Pontypridd, Sardis House (Pontypridd Railway Station) 120

$8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  11 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caerphilly to Pontypridd 7.9 miles

$26 - $32

Drive  •  11 min

  1. Drive from Caerphilly to Pontypridd 7.9 miles

$1 - $3

Uber  •  11 min

  1. Take an Uber from Caerphilly to Pontypridd 7.9 miles

$18 - $25

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

Stagecoach South operates a bus from Caerphilly to Pontypridd every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 30 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Caerphilly, Castle Entrance (Caerphilly Castle) to Pontypridd, Sardis House (Pontypridd Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Caerphilly to Pontypridd
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$18 - $25
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$17 - $24
uberX
$18 - $25
uberXL
$26 - $40
uberEXEC
$27 - $40
Taxi from Caerphilly to Pontypridd
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$26 - $32
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Caerphilly and Pontypridd is 9 km. The road distance is 13 km.

The cheapest way to get from Caerphilly to Pontypridd is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 11 min.

The quickest way to get from Caerphilly to Pontypridd is to taxi which takes 11 min and costs £18 - £23.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Caerphilly, Castle Entrance (Caerphilly Castle) and arriving at Pontypridd, Sardis House (Pontypridd Railway Station). Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

The line 120 bus from Caerphilly, Castle Entrance (Caerphilly Castle) to Pontypridd, Sardis House (Pontypridd Railway Station) takes 30 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.