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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Cwmbran
  2. Take the bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Blaenavon, Curwood X24 / ...

$13 - $17

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GH to Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) X3
  2. Take the bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Blaenavon, Curwood X24 / ...

$12

4 alternative options

Bus via Newport, Market Square  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Holiday Inn) to Newport, Market Square X5
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square to Blaenavon, Curwood X24 / ...

$13

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Blaenavon 27.9 miles

$75 - $95

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Blaenavon 27.9 miles

$6 - $9

Uber  •  36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Blaenavon 27.9 miles

$55 - $85

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Blaenavon. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GH and arriving at Blaenavon, Curwood via Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 28 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Blaenavon is 21 miles. The road distance is 27.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Blaenavon without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 20 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Cardiff to Blaenavon, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Blaenavon bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GH station.

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Cardiff to Blaenavon bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Blaenavon, Curwood station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Blaenavon is 28 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Cardiff to Blaenavon.

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There are 253+ hotels available in Blaenavon. Prices start at $67 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Blaenavon.
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  • Distance: 20.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Blaenavon via Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) in around 1 h 28 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 Cwmbran
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Blaenavon, Curwood
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GH to Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newport, Market Square to Blaenavon, Curwood
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GH to Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Holiday Inn) to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Blaenavon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$55 - $85
UberX
$55 - $85
Exec
$75 - $110
UberXL
$85 - $120
Taxi from Cardiff to Blaenavon
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$75 - $95
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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