There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Discovery Quay by bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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Line 6 bus  •  11 min

  1. Take the line 6 bus from Atlantic Wharf, Vellacott Close to Cardiff Docks, Barrage Walkway 1 6

$3

4 alternative options

Taxi  •  5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Discovery Quay 2.4 miles

$9 - $12

Uber  •  5 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Discovery Quay 2.4 miles

$5 - $9

Walk  •  36 min

  1. Walk from Cardiff to Discovery Quay 1.9 miles

Bikeshare  •  23 min

  1. Cycle from Cardiff City Hall to Cardiff Bay 1.8 miles

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Discovery Quay is to line 6 bus which costs £2 and takes 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Discovery Quay is to taxi which costs £7 - £9 and takes 5 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Atlantic Wharf, Vellacott Close and arriving at Cardiff Docks, Barrage Walkway 1. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 8 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Discovery Quay is 2 miles.

The best way to get from Cardiff to Discovery Quay without a car is to line 6 bus which takes 11 min and costs £2.

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The line 6 bus from Atlantic Wharf, Vellacott Close to Cardiff Docks, Barrage Walkway 1 takes 8 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Cardiff to Discovery Quay bus services, operated by Cardiff Bus, depart from Atlantic Wharf, Vellacott Close station.

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Cardiff to Discovery Quay bus services, operated by Cardiff Bus, arrive at Cardiff Docks, Barrage Walkway 1 station.

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There are 544+ hotels available in Discovery Quay. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Discovery Quay.
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  • Distance: 1.6 miles
  • Duration: 11 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Discovery Quay, Cardiff CF10 4GA, UK?

Cardiff Bus operates a bus from Cardiff to Discovery Quay every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $3 and the journey takes 8 min.

Bus operators
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Atlantic Wharf, Vellacott Close to Cardiff Docks, Barrage Walkway 1
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Discovery Quay
Ave. Duration
5 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$5 - $9
UberX
$5 - $9
Exec
$12 - $17
UberXL
$8 - $13
Bikeshare
Bike from Cardiff City Hall to Cardiff Bay
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
On demand
Taxi from Cardiff to Discovery Quay
Ave. Duration
5 min
Estimated price
$9 - $12
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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