There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Wendover

$100 - $172

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swindon
  2. Take the bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) S6
  3. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11) X8

$49 - $85

2 alternative options

Train, line 800 bus  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Reading
  2. Take the line 800 bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre) 800 / ...

$65 - $117

Drive  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire 133 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire is to drive which costs £21 - £35 and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Buckinghamshire is 107 miles. The road distance is 133 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire without a car is to train which takes 3 h 12 min and costs £75 - £140.

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It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to get from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Buckinghamshire is 133 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 30 min to drive from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire.

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There are 200+ hotels available in Buckinghamshire. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire.
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  • Distance: 106.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 12 min

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

You can take a train from Cardiff to Buckinghamshire via London Paddington, Paddington Rail Station, Marylebone Station, and London Marylebone in around 3 h 12 min.

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
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Cardiff Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Cardiff Central to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Wendover
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Reading Town Centre, Friar Street (adj Cross Street) to High Wycombe, Bus Station (Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Aylesbury, Bus Station (Bus Stn Bay 11)
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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