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

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Train, bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park) 63 / ...

$11 - $22

Cheapest option

Bus  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park) National Express / ...

$3 - $10

4 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Sarn

$9 - $15

Taxi  •  22 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet 20.6 miles

$70 - $90

Drive  •  22 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet 20.6 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  22 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet 20.6 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 22 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet is to taxi which costs £55 - £70 and takes 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arriving at Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Sarn. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Bridgend Designer Outlet is 18 miles. The road distance is 20.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet without a car is to train and bus which takes 36 min and costs £8 - £18.

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It takes approximately 36 min to get from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens station.

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Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet is to bus which takes 38 min and costs £2 - £7. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £7 - £12 and takes 1 h 2 min.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet.
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  • Distance: 17.6 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Bridgend Designer Outlet, Wales?

National Express operates a bus from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $10 and the journey takes 35 min. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $15 and the journey takes 35 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $20
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Train from Cardiff Central to Sarn
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
First
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Website
First
Easyway
Phone
01656 655 655
Email
easywayminibus@aol.com
Website
easywayminicoachhire.co.uk
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$1
Schedules at
easywayminicoachhire.co.uk
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$3
Website
stagecoachbus.com
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, Sophia Gardens to Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $65
UberX
$40 - $65
Exec
$55 - $80
UberXL
$60 - $90
Taxi from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet
Ave. Duration
22 min
Estimated price
$70 - $90
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 Bridgend Designer Outlet bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bridgend, Sarn Odeon (Sarn Retail Park) station.

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Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Sarn station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet is 21 miles. It takes approximately 22 min to drive from Cardiff to Bridgend Designer Outlet.

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