There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Aberbargoed by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Bargoed

$7 - $12

5 alternative options

Bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) T4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) to Bargoed, Interchange X38

$11

Line 26 bus  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Markham, Primary School (Markham Primary School) 26

$9

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Aberbargoed 17.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Aberbargoed 17.4 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Aberbargoed 17.4 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Aberbargoed is to drive which costs £2 - £5 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Aberbargoed is to taxi which costs £35 - £50 and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) and arriving at Markham, Primary School (Markham Primary School). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Queen Street and arriving at Bargoed. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Aberbargoed is 15 miles. The road distance is 17.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Aberbargoed without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs £5 - £9.

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The train from Cardiff Queen Street to Bargoed takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cardiff to Aberbargoed bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Aberbargoed.
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  • Distance: 15.2 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Aberbargoed, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Aberbargoed hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff to Aberbargoed via Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) in around 1 h 30 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Bargoed
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Markham, Primary School (Markham Primary School)
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) to Bargoed, Interchange
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Aberbargoed
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$35 - $55
UberX
$35 - $55
Exec
$50 - $70
UberXL
$50 - $75
Taxi from Cardiff to Aberbargoed
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
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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