There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Avonmouth by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Avonmouth

$25 - $61

Cheapest option

Line 30 bus, bus, line 3 bus  •  2 h 57 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newport, Friars Walk 30
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square to Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station 7Xp
  3. Take the line 3 bus from Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station to Avonmouth, Farr Street 3

$8 - $12

3 alternative options

Bus, line 3 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff University to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the line 3 bus from Broadmead, Union Street to Avonmouth, Farr Street 3

$10 - $15

Taxi  •  38 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Avonmouth 36.4 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  38 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Avonmouth 36.4 miles

$7 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Avonmouth is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Avonmouth is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Avonmouth. However, there are services departing from Cardiff University and arriving at Avonmouth, Farr Street via Broadmead, Union Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Avonmouth. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Avonmouth via Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 47 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Avonmouth is 21 miles. The road distance is 36.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Avonmouth without a car is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £18 - £50.

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It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to get from Cardiff to Avonmouth, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Avonmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cardiff University station.

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Cardiff to Avonmouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Avonmouth is to train which takes 1 h 47 min and costs £18 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus and line 3 bus, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 56 min.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Avonmouth.
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  • Distance: 21 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 47 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Avonmouth, England?

You can take a train from Cardiff to Avonmouth via Bristol Temple Meads in around 1 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff to Avonmouth via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Broadmead, Union Street in around 1 h 56 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Avonmouth
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $9
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$5 - $9
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $9
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff University to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Broadmead, Union Street to Avonmouth, Farr Street
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Newport, Market Square to Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
First
Bus from Cribbs Causeway, Bus Station to Avonmouth, Farr Street
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newport, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Cardiff to Avonmouth
Ave. Duration
38 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
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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Cardiff to Avonmouth bus services, operated by First, arrive at Avonmouth, Farr Street station.

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Cardiff to Avonmouth train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Avonmouth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Avonmouth is 36 miles. It takes approximately 38 min to drive from Cardiff to Avonmouth.

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