There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil by bus, train, 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

Bus  •  1 h 42 min

  1. T9
  2. T4 / ...

$17

5 alternative options

Bus, train  •  2 h 2 min

  1. T9

$17 - $23

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. 34.1 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  43 min

  1. 34.1 miles

$7 - $11

Towncar  •  43 min

  1. 34.1 miles

$100 - $150

Uber  •  43 min

  1. 34.1 miles

$75 - $110

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

You can take a bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and Cardiff, Philharmonic in around 1 h 42 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff Airport, Airport to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$75 - $110
uberX
$75 - $110
uberEXEC
$95 - $140
uberXL
$100 - $150
Taxi from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
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
43 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Cardiff Airport to Merthyr Tydfil
Estimated price
$100 - $150

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cardiff Airport (CWL) and Merthyr Tydfil is 39 km. The road distance is 55 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 43 min.

The quickest way to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs £70 - £90.

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Airport, Airport and arriving at Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) via Cardiff, Philharmonic. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 42 min to get from Cardiff Airport (CWL) to Merthyr Tydfil, including transfers.