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There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Barry Docks

$3 - $6

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Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island 9.8 miles

$29 - $35

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island 9.8 miles

$2 - $3

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island 9.8 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island is to taxi which costs £22 - £27 and takes 17 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Barry Docks. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Cardiff Central Station and Barry Island is 7 miles. The road distance is 9.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs £2 - £5.

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The train from Cardiff Central to Barry Docks takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Barry Docks station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island is 10 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island.
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  • Distance: 7.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $6 and the journey takes 19 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 Barry Docks
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$3 - $6
First Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$20 - $30
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uber.com
Assist
$20 - $30
UberX
$20 - $30
Exec
$30 - $45
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Cardiff Central Station to Barry Island
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

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