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There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Castell Coch by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  24 min

  1. Take the train from Cathays to Taffs Well

£10 - £15

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Line 63 bus  •  44 min

  1. Take the line 63 bus from Cardiff, Westgate Street KP to Morganstown, Ynys Bridge West 63

£2

3 alternative options

Bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Kingsway GB to Tongwynlais, Ynys Bridge 26 / ...

£3 - £5

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Castell Coch 6.5 miles

£15 - £19

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Castell Coch 6.5 miles

£1 - £2

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Castell Coch is to drive which costs £1 - £2 and takes 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Castell Coch is to taxi which costs £15 - £19 and takes 13 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Kingsway GB and arriving at Tongwynlais, Ynys Bridge. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cathays and arriving at Taffs Well. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Castell Coch is 5 miles. The road distance is 6.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Castell Coch without a car is to train which takes 24 min and costs £10 - £15.

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The train from Cathays to Taffs Well takes 11 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Cardiff to Castell Coch bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Cardiff, Kingsway GB station.

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Cardiff to Castell Coch train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Cathays station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Castell Coch is to train which takes 24 min and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £3 - £5 and takes 32 min.

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  • Distance: 5.1 miles
  • Duration: 24 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Castell Coch, Cardiff, Wales?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Cathays to Taffs Well every 20 minutes. Tickets cost £10 - £15 and the journey takes 11 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from Cardiff, Kingsway GB to Tongwynlais, Ynys Bridge every 30 minutes. Tickets cost £3 - £5 and the journey takes 26 min. New Adventure Travel also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Kingsway GB to Tongwynlais, Ynys Bridge
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3 - £5
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GE to Tongwynlais, Ynys Bridge
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
New Adventure Travel
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Westgate Street KP to Morganstown, Ynys Bridge West
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£2
Website
Cardiff Bus
Other operators
Taxi from Cardiff to Castell Coch
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Premier Taxis Cardiff
Phone
+44 29 2055 5555
Website
premiertaxis.net
Friendly Cab
Phone
+44 29 2262 9856
Website
friendlycab.co.uk
Dragon Taxis Cardiff
Phone
+44 29 20 333 333
Website
dragontaxis.com
City Taxis Cardiff
Phone
+44 29 2040 0400
Business Drive Wales
Phone
+44 1446 621251
Website
businessdrivewales.co.uk

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Cardiff to Castell Coch bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Tongwynlais, Ynys Bridge station.

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Cardiff to Castell Coch train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Taffs Well station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Castell Coch is 6 miles. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Cardiff to Castell Coch.

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