There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) T9 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to East Aberthaw, Blue Anchor (Rose Cottage) 303 / ...

$6 - $9

4 alternative options

Train, line 303 bus  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Barry
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Barry Hotel to East Aberthaw, Blue Anchor (Rose Cottage) 303

$9 - $11

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations 15.6 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations 15.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 23 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Aberthaw power Stations is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 45 min to get from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and arriving at East Aberthaw, Blue Anchor (Rose Cottage) via Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Aberthaw power Stations, Wales?

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations via Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) and East Aberthaw, Blue Anchor (Rose Cottage) in around 1 h 45 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
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to East Aberthaw, Blue Anchor (Rose Cottage)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Barry Hotel to East Aberthaw, Blue Anchor (Rose Cottage)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Quay Street KE (Glamorgan CC Staff Club) to Barry, Gladstone Bridge (Old Western Welsh Depot)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Capital Links / Cardiff
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
enquiries@capitallinks.co.uk
Website
capitallinks.co.uk
Bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to East Aberthaw, Blue Anchor (Rose Cottage)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
Capital Links / Cardiff
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $50
uberX
$30 - $50
uberEXEC
$45 - $65
uberXL
$45 - $70
Taxi from Cardiff to Aberthaw power Stations
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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