There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Chipping Norton by train, bus, night bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Didcot Parkway
  2. Take the bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) S3 / ...

$68 - $115

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the night bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Stratton Park, Sainsburys M25
  2. Take the bus from Stratton Park, Sainsburys to Gloucester Green Bus Station 66

$37 - $48

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Kingham

$95 - $172

Train, line 801 bus  •  4 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Cheltenham Spa
  2. Take the line 801 bus from Royal Well Bus Station to Bourton-on-the-Water, The Cotswold Academy 801

$42 - $83

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Chipping Norton 94.8 miles

$20 - $30

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Chipping Norton, England?

You can take a train from Cardiff to Chipping Norton via Reading, Kingham, and Kingham, Railway Station in around 4 h 18 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Didcot Parkway
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$29 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
Train from Cardiff Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Reading to Kingham
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$17 - $26
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Cheltenham Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Bus operators
Stagecoach Oxfordshire
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Oxford City Centre, Railway Station (Stop R5) to Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Pulhams Coaches
Megabus UK
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Stratton Park, Sainsburys to Gloucester Green Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Cardiff to Chipping Norton?

The distance between Cardiff and Chipping Norton is 124 km. The road distance is 152 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Chipping Norton?

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Chipping Norton is to drive which costs £14 - £21 and takes 1 h 44 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Cardiff to Chipping Norton?

The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Chipping Norton is to drive which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £14 - £21.

Is there a direct bus between Cardiff and Chipping Norton?

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Chipping Norton. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Kingsway and arriving at Chipping Norton, West Street (Kings Arms Hotel) via Stratton Park, Sainsburys and Oxford City Centre, George Street (Stop B2). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 47 min.

How long does it take to get from Cardiff to Chipping Norton?

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Cardiff to Chipping Norton, including transfers.