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

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Line 26 bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the line 26 bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Blackwood, Interchange (Blackwood Interchange) 26

$8

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Train, line 901 bus  •  1 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Ystrad Mynach
  2. Take the line 901 bus from Ystrad Mynach, Station Approach (Ystrad Mynach Railway Statiom) to Blackwood, Apollo Way Garages 901

$10 - $13

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Blackwood 16 miles

$45 - $60

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Blackwood 16 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Blackwood 16 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Blackwood is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Blackwood is to taxi which costs £35 - £45 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) and arriving at Blackwood, Interchange (Blackwood Interchange). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Blackwood is 13 miles. The road distance is 16 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Blackwood without a car is to line 26 bus which takes 1 h 19 min and costs £6.

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The line 26 bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Blackwood, Interchange (Blackwood Interchange) takes 1 h 19 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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

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Cardiff to Blackwood bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Blackwood, Interchange (Blackwood Interchange) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Blackwood is 16 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Cardiff to Blackwood.

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There are 543+ hotels available in Blackwood. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Blackwood.
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  • Distance: 13.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 19 min

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

Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from Cardiff to Blackwood hourly. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 1 h 19 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 Ystrad Mynach
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Blackwood, Interchange (Blackwood Interchange)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Ystrad Mynach, Station Approach (Ystrad Mynach Railway Statiom) to Blackwood, Apollo Way Garages
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Blackwood
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$30 - $50
UberX
$30 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$50 - $70
Taxi from Cardiff to Blackwood
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60
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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