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There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Ceredigion by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
  2. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station to Lampeter, Black Lion T1

$80 - $134

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Carmarthen National Express
  2. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Felin-fach, Felinfach Memorial Hall T1

$54 - $70

3 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth

$123 - $178

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Ceredigion 95.8 miles

$20 - $30

Uber  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Ceredigion 95.8 miles

$200 - $280

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Ceredigion is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Ceredigion is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Ceredigion is 64 miles. The road distance is 95.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Ceredigion without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 59 min and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 3 h 59 min to get from Cardiff to Ceredigion, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Ceredigion is to bus which takes 4 h 47 min and costs £40 - £55. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £90 - £140 and takes 5 h 12 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Ceredigion is 96 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to drive from Cardiff to Ceredigion.

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There are 431+ hotels available in Ceredigion. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Ceredigion.
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  • Distance: 64 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 59 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Ceredigion, Wales?

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Ceredigion via Carmarthen, Bus Station and Felin-fach, Felinfach Memorial Hall in around 4 h 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Cardiff to Ceredigion via Shrewsbury and Aberystwyth in around 5 h 12 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Train from Cardiff Central to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station to Lampeter, Black Lion
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Felin-fach, Felinfach Memorial Hall
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Website
First
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 Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Ceredigion
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$200 - $280
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uber.com
Assist
$200 - $280
UberX
$200 - $280
Exec
$250 - $340
UberXL
$290 - $400

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