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There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Cowbridge by train, taxi, bus, car or towncar

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Train, taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Pontyclun
  2. Take a taxi from Pontyclun to Cowbridge

$23 - $31

5 alternative options

Bus, taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street to Culverhouse Cross, Vale Gate T9
  2. Take a taxi from Culverhouse Cross, Vale Gate to Cowbridge

$26 - $31

Train  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llantwit Major

$26 - $34

Taxi  •  18 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Cowbridge 13.1 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  18 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Cowbridge 13.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  18 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Cowbridge 13.1 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Cowbridge is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 18 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Cowbridge is to taxi which costs £29 - £35 and takes 18 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Cowbridge is 12 miles. The road distance is 13.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Cowbridge without a car is to train and taxi which takes 21 min and costs £17 - £24.

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It takes approximately 21 min to get from Cardiff to Cowbridge, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Cowbridge is 13 miles. It takes approximately 18 min to drive from Cardiff to Cowbridge.

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There are 472+ hotels available in Cowbridge. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Cowbridge.
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  • Distance: 11.7 miles
  • Duration: 21 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Cowbridge hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 38 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 Pontyclun
Ave. Duration
11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Cardiff Central to Llantwit Major
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street to Culverhouse Cross, Vale Gate
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Cowbridge
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$27 - $40
UberX
$27 - $40
Exec
$40 - $55
UberXL
$40 - $60
Taxi from Pontyclun to Cowbridge
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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