There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff Central Station to Treforest by train, bus, 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

Train  •  24 min

$5 - $9

Cheapest option

Line 600 bus  •  24 min

  1. 600

$6

4 alternative options

Line 132 bus  •  44 min

  1. 132

$8

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. 12 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  17 min

  1. 12 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  17 min

  1. 12 miles

$26 - $40

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff Central Station to Treforest every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $9 and the journey takes 24 min. Alternatively, New Adventure Travel operates a bus from Cardiff Central Station to Treforest 3 times a week. Tickets cost $6 and the journey takes 21 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 Trefforest
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Lower St Mary Street (William Hill) to Pontypridd, Ynysangharad Park Gates
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff Central Station to Treforest
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$26 - $40
uberX
$26 - $40
uberEXEC
$35 - $55
uberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Cardiff Central Station to Treforest
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cardiff Central Station and Treforest is 16 km. The road distance is 19 km.

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

The quickest way to get from Cardiff Central Station to Treforest is to taxi which takes 17 min and costs £27 - £35.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Trefforest. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Lower St Mary Street (William Hill) and arriving at Pontypridd, Ynysangharad Park Gates. Services depart three times a week, and operate Sunday. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

The train from Cardiff Central to Trefforest takes 24 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.