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There are 8 ways to get from Cardiff to Cagliari Airport (CAG) by train, plane, bus and ferry, bus or ferry

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Recommended option

Train to Bristol, fly

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Cagliari (CAG)

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Fly from Cardiff

  1. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Cagliari (CAG)

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Train to London Heathrow, fly

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cagliari (CAG)

Train to London Stansted, fly

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cagliari (CAG)

Train to Manchester, fly

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Wilmslow
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Cagliari (CAG)

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Cagliari (CAG)

Train, bus and ferry, bus, ferry

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Reading
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Reading Rail Station Buses to Arad
  3. Take the bus from Arad to Salerno
  4. Take the ferry from Salerno to Cagliari

Bus, bus and ferry, ferry

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff to London Victoria Coach Station
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Deva
  3. Take the bus from Deva to Salerno
  4. Take the ferry from Salerno to Cagliari

Cardiff (CWL) to Cagliari (CAG) flights

The flight time between Cardiff (CWL) and Cagliari (CAG) is around 17h 21m and covers a distance of around 1657 km. This includes an average layover time of around 12h 46m. The fastest flight normally takes 10h 55m. Services are operated by KLM, Ryanair, Alitalia and others. Typically 68 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average flight journey times

Time on flight:
4h 35m
Layover time:
12h 46m
Total time:
17h 21m

Flight route information

Fastest flight journey time:
10h 55m
Flight distance:
1657 km
Flights per week:
68
Cheapest price:
€39
Carbon emissions:
336 kg CO2

First and last flights

First flight departs at:
08:25
Last flight departs at:
17:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Cardiff (CWL) to Cagliari (CAG) flight schedules

United Kingdom → Italy
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International entry into Italy from United Kingdom

  • Entry is partially open for citizens and permanent residents of United Kingdom
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Allowed for: All visitors

Restricted for: Bangladesh, Brazil, India and Sri Lanka

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Conditions of entry into Italy from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This applies to arrivals from United Kingdom
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  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 2 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Guadeloupe, Guyana, Martinique, Monaco, Réunion and United Kingdom
  • 10-day mandatory self-quarantine and COVID-19 test at the end of the isolation period
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Martinique, Mayotte, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Réunion, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican
  • COVID-19 testing required within 72 hours from entering the country
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Gibraltar, Guadeloupe, Guernsey, Guyana, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Martinique, Mayotte, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Réunion, San Marino, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States and Vatican unless other countries have been visited within the past 14 days prior to arrival
  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 5 day mandatory self-quarantine
This applies to arrivals from Albania, Armenia, Australia, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Brunei, Canada, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Hong Kong, Isle of Man, Japan, Jersey, Jordan, Kosovo, Lebanon, Macau, Moldova, Montenegro, New Zealand, North Macedonia, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Serbia, Singapore, South Korea, Taiwan, Ukraine, United Arab Emirates and United States
  • Travellers issued with the EU Digital COVID Certificate are exempt from quarantine and COVID-19 testing
This applies to arrivals from EU Schengen Area (EU countries, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, and Switzerland), Andorra and Monaco
  • Travellers with the Digital Green Certificate are exempt from the quarantine. Digital Green Certificate is proof that a person has been vaccinated against COVID-19, received a negative test result, or recovered from COVID-19
This applies to arrivals who have visited Canada, Gibraltar, Guernsey, Isle of Man, Israel, Japan, Jersey, United Kingdom and United States in the last 14 days
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
This doesn't apply to arrivals from: San Marino and Vatican

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Rules to follow in Italy

1.5m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Considerations leaving from United Kingdom

The official advice is to avoid non-essential international travel to high risk countries

Frequently Asked Questions


Yes, but conditions apply when entering Italy from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 1.5 metres
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Inter-regional travel is permitted
  • Health pass is required for long-distance travel by plane, train or coach, as well as in some public venues

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1500.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1.5 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1500.

No, but conditions apply when returning to United Kingdom from Italy.

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Last updated: 21 Sep 2021
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to fly which costs £45 - £230 and takes 14h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Cagliari Airport (CAG) is to train and fly which costs £140 - £400 and takes 7h 56m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1657 km.

The best way to get from Cardiff to Cagliari Airport (CAG) without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus and ferry which takes 3 days 6h and costs £180 - £260.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from Cardiff to Cagliari Airport (CAG), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to Cagliari Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 15m and has one stopover.

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Cagliari Airport (CAG) is 1h ahead of Cardiff. It is currently 3:37 AM in Cardiff and 4:37 AM in Cagliari Airport (CAG).

Alitalia, Volotea, Eurowings and four other airlines offer flights from Bristol Airport to Cagliari Airport.

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There are 1515+ hotels available in Cagliari Airport (CAG). Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Cagliari Airport (CAG).
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  • Distance: 1657.3 km
  • Duration: 8h 4m

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Cagliari Airport (CAG), Italy?

KLM, Ryanair and 10 other airlines fly from Cardiff to Cagliari Airport (CAG) every 3 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Cagliari via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
€30 - €190
Flights from Bristol to Cagliari via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Bologna
Ave. Duration
13h 10m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Flights from London Heathrow to Cagliari via Pisa
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €440
Flights from London Stansted to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€22 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Cagliari via Rome Ciampino
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€22 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Cagliari via Verona
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Cagliari via Bologna
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€22 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Cagliari via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €90
Flights from London Stansted to Cagliari via Krakow
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€22 - €90
Flights from Manchester to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €190
Flights from Manchester to Cagliari via Milan Bergamo
Ave. Duration
5h 28m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Flights from Manchester to Cagliari via Venice Treviso
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €200
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Bristol to Cagliari via Rome
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €400
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Barcelona, Rome
Ave. Duration
13h 30m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €240
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Rome
Ave. Duration
13h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
14h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Flights from London Heathrow to Cagliari via Rome
Ave. Duration
5h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €190
Flights from London Heathrow to Cagliari via Milan Linate
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€95 - €440
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Cagliari via Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Milan Malpensa
Ave. Duration
17h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€130 - €480
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Geneva
Ave. Duration
17h 55m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€130 - €480
Flights from London Gatwick to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
2h 50m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€95 - €380
Flights from London Gatwick to Cagliari via Naples
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€120 - €440
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Bristol to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€180 - €550
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
22h 5m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
Flights from London Heathrow to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
€130 - €310
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
16h 30m
When
Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€210 - €950
Flights from London Heathrow to Cagliari via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 40m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€140 - €650
Flights from Manchester to Cagliari via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€180 - €850
Volotea
Website
volotea.com
Flights from Bristol to Cagliari via Turin
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€29 - €180
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
16h
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€100 - €440
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Stuttgart
Ave. Duration
14h
When
Friday
Estimated price
€170 - €650
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
€160 - €600
Smartwings
Website
smartwings.com
Flights from Bristol to Cagliari via Prague
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€260 - €500
Edelweiss Air
Website
flyedelweiss.com
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Zurich
Ave. Duration
14h 50m
When
Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€290 - €600
Blue Air
Website
flyblueair.com
Flights from Cardiff to Cagliari via Amsterdam Schiphol, Turin
Ave. Duration
15h 5m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€210 - €650
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€110 - €550
Vueling Airlines
Website
vueling.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Cagliari via Barcelona
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€100 - €400
Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€18 - €22
Anytime Day 1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€60 - €75
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€60 - €75
Anytime Day 1st Class
€100 - €140
Train from Cardiff Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€45 - €60
Anytime Day 1st Class
€80 - €110
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€23 - €29
Anytime Day 1st Class
€40 - €55
Bus operators
Iuga Class Lux
Website
iugaclasslux.ro
Bus and ferry from Reading Rail Station Buses to Arad
Ave. Duration
30h 44m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€80 - €110
Schedules at
iugaclasslux.ro
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Arad to Salerno
Ave. Duration
24h 45m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€50 - €75
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
Bus from Deva to Salerno
Ave. Duration
27h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€55 - €85
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
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 to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €12
Website
National Express
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from London to Deva
Ave. Duration
40h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Ferry operators
Grimaldi Lines
Phone
+39.081.496.444
Email
info@grimaldi.napoli.it
Website
grimaldi-lines.com
Ferry from Salerno to Cagliari
Ave. Duration
17h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €60
Website
Grimaldi Lines

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