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

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow

$12 - $50

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Bus  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) 201 / ...

$7 - $11

3 alternative options

Line 30 bus, line 73 bus  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newport, Friars Walk 30
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) 73 / ...

$9

Taxi  •  34 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Chepstow 31.2 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  34 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Chepstow 31.2 miles

$6 - $10

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arriving at Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) station. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Chepstow. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Chepstow is 24 miles. The road distance is 31.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Chepstow without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs .

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The train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cardiff to Chepstow bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens station.

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Cardiff to Chepstow train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Chepstow is to train which takes 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h.

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Cardiff to Chepstow bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station).

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Cardiff to Chepstow train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Chepstow station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Chepstow.
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  • Distance: 24.4 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Chepstow every 2 hours. Tickets cost $12 - $19 and the journey takes 38 min. CrossCountry also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cardiff to Chepstow every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
Bus operators
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, Sophia Gardens to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newport, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Newport Bus
Phone
+44 1633 263600
Email
managingdirector@newporttransport.co.uk
Website
newportbus.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
newportbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cardiff to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
34 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
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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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Chepstow is 31 miles. It takes approximately 34 min to drive from Cardiff to Chepstow.

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