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There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, line 52 bus  •  2h 1m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Newbridge
  2. Take the line 52 bus from Newbridge, Co-op to Abertillery, Railway Inn 52

£19 - £28

Cheapest option

Line 30 bus, bus  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL to Newport, Friars Walk 15 30
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square 19 to Abertillery, High Street X15

£8 - £12

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2h 4m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Newbridge
  2. Take the bus from Newbridge, Ebbw View Terrace to Abertillery, High Street X15 / ...

£19 - £28

Line 26 bus, line 52 bus  •  2h 52m

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic JP to Blackwood, Interchange 26
  2. Take the line 52 bus from Blackwood, Interchange to Abertillery, Railway Inn 52

£10 - £15

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery 26.5 miles

£55 - £70

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery 26.5 miles

£4 - £6

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery is to drive which costs £4 - £6 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Philharmonic JP and arriving at Abertillery, Railway Inn via Blackwood, Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 52m.

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The distance between Cardiff Central Station and Abertillery is 18 miles. The road distance is 26.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery without a car is to train and line 52 bus which takes 2h 1m and costs £19 - £28.

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It takes approximately 2h 1m to get from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery, including transfers.

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Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Cardiff, Philharmonic JP station.

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Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Abertillery, Railway Inn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery is 26 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery.

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There are 229+ hotels available in Abertillery. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery.
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  • Distance: 17.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 1m

What companies run services between Cardiff Central Station, Wales and Abertillery, Wales?

You can take a bus from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery via Blackwood, Interchange in around 2h 52m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newbridge, Co-op to Abertillery, Railway Inn
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Newbridge, Ebbw View Terrace to Abertillery, High Street
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic JP to Blackwood, Interchange
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Blackwood, Interchange to Abertillery, Railway Inn
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£4 - £6
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Newport, Market Square 19 to Abertillery, High Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL to Newport, Friars Walk 15
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£2
Website
Cardiff Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Cardiff Central Station to Abertillery
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
£55 - £70
Premier Taxis Cardiff
Phone
+44 29 2055 5555
Website
premiertaxis.net
Friendly Cab
Phone
+44 29 2262 9856
Website
friendlycab.co.uk
Dragon Taxis Cardiff
Phone
+44 29 20 333 333
Website
dragontaxis.com
City Taxis Cardiff
Phone
+44 29 2040 0400
Business Drive Wales
Phone
+44 1446 621251
Website
businessdrivewales.co.uk

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