There are 7 ways to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  8 min

  1. Take the train from Rhoose to Barry

$2 - $4

6 alternative options

Line 303 bus  •  9 min

  1. Take the line 303 bus from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express to Barry, Alexandra Gardens 303

$3

Bus  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff Airport, Airport to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) T9
  2. Take the bus from Colcot, Highlight Lane to Barry Hotel 98 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Barry Hotel to Barry Island, Maslin Park (54 Plymouth Road) 95 / ...

$5 - $7

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island 5 miles

$16 - $20

Towncar  •  8 min

  1. Take a town car from Cardiff Airport to Barry Island 5 miles

$40 - $65

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island 5 miles

$10 - $16

Walk  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Walk from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island 3.8 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 8 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island is to train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express and arriving at Barry, Alexandra Gardens. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 9 min.

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

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The distance between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Barry Island is 3 miles.

The best way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island without a car is to train which takes 8 min and costs £1 - £3.

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The train from Rhoose to Barry takes 8 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Tredogan, Holiday Inn Express station.

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Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Rhoose station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island is to train which takes 8 min and costs £1 - £3. Alternatively, you can line 303 bus, which costs £3 and takes 9 min.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island.
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  • Distance: 3 miles
  • Duration: 8 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island every 4 hours. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 8 min. Alternatively, New Adventure Travel operates a bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island hourly. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 9 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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $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 Barry, Alexandra Gardens
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff Airport, Airport to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to Barry Hotel
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Colcot, Highlight Lane to Barry Hotel
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Barry Hotel to Barry Island, Maslin Park (54 Plymouth Road)
Ave. Duration
4 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$0
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Caring Coaches
Phone
+44 1446 421117
Email
caringcoaches@hotmail.co.uk
Website
caringcoaches-barry.co.uk
Bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to Barry Hotel
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
caringcoaches-barry.co.uk
Bus from Barry Hotel to Barry Island, Station Approach (Barry Island Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
caringcoaches-barry.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$10 - $16
UberX
$10 - $16
Exec
$18 - $26
UberXL
$15 - $23
Taxi from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$16 - $20
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
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cardiff Airport to Barry Island
Estimated price
$40 - $65

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Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Barry, Alexandra Gardens station.

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Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Barry Island train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Barry station.

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