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There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum 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 via Abergavenny  •  55m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Abergavenny

$31 - $42

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GH to Llanellen, Post Office X3

$15 - $19

4 alternative options

Train  •  1h 9m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Ebbw Vale Parkway

$33 - $44

Taxi  •  39m

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum 29 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  39m

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum 29 miles

$6 - $9

Uber  •  39m

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum 29 miles

$60 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum is to taxi which costs £60 - £75 and takes 39m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Big Pit National Coal Museum is 21 miles. The road distance is 29 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum without a car is to train which takes 55m and costs £24 - £35.

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It takes approximately 55m to get from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum is to train which takes 55m and costs £24 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £11 - £15 and takes 1h 34m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum is 29 miles. It takes approximately 39m to drive from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Big Pit National Coal Museum. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum.
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  • Distance: 20.6 miles
  • Duration: 55m

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Big Pit National Coal Museum, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum hourly. Tickets cost $13 - $20 and the journey takes 43m. Alternatively, Stagecoach in South Wales operates a bus from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum 5 times a day, and the journey takes 1h 24m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Abergavenny
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Cardiff Central to Ebbw Vale Parkway
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Bus operators
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GH to Llanellen, Post Office
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$60 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$60 - $85
UberX
$60 - $85
Exec
$80 - $110
UberXL
$85 - $130
Taxi from Cardiff to Big Pit National Coal Museum
Ave. Duration
39m
Estimated price
$80 - $100
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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