There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Brixton by train, bus, rideshare, car or plane

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  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington

$87 - $156

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  3 h 8 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cardiff to London 150.6 miles

$14 - $28

4 alternative options

Bus National Express  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$16 - $21

Bus Megabus UK  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M7

$30 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Brixton 153.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to London City (LCY) CWL - LCY

$53 - $186

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Cardiff to Brixton hourly. Tickets cost $80 - $150 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cardiff to Brixton hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 3 h 28 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Bus operators
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cardiff to London
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $28
Book at
blablacar.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cardiff to Brixton?

The distance between Cardiff and Brixton is 213 km. The road distance is 246 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Brixton?

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Brixton is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3 h 28 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cardiff to Brixton?

The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Brixton is to train which takes 2 h 21 min and costs £60 - £120.

Is there a direct bus between Cardiff and Brixton?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Castle Street and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 28 min.

How long does it take to get from Cardiff to Brixton?

It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Cardiff to Brixton, including transfers.