There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry by bus, train, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Bus  •  4 min

  1. Take the bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) 303 / ...

$3

Cheapest option

Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Rhoose to Barry

$2 - $4

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  7 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry 3.9 miles

$14 - $18

Towncar  •  7 min

  1. Take a town car from Cardiff Airport to Barry 3.9 miles

$45 - $65

Uber  •  7 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry 3.9 miles

$9 - $13

Walk  •  56 min

  1. Walk from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry 2.9 miles

What companies run services between Cardiff Airport (CWL), Wales and Barry, Wales?

New Adventure Travel operates a bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 4 min. Capital Links / Cardiff also services this route 3 times a day. Alternatively, Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry hourly. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 8 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Rhoose to Barry
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
First Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Capital Links / Cardiff
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
enquiries@capitallinks.co.uk
Website
capitallinks.co.uk
Bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
Capital Links / Cardiff
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$10 - $15
uberX
$9 - $13
uberXL
$15 - $21
uberEXEC
$16 - $22
Taxi from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry
Ave. Duration
7 min
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
Jayride
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cardiff Airport to Barry
Estimated price
$45 - $65

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry?

The distance between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Barry is 4 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry?

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry is to bus which costs £2 and takes 4 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry?

The quickest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry is to bus which takes 4 min and costs £2.

Is there a direct train between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Barry?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Rhoose and arriving at Barry. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

Is there a direct bus between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Barry?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express and arriving at Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station). Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 min.

How long does it take to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry?

The bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) takes 4 min including transfers and departs every 15 minutes.