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

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Bus  •  36 min

  1. Take the bus from Riverside, Neville Street to Cowbridge, Town Hall X2

$3 - $4

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Train, bus  •  56 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Cowbridge, Town Hall X2

$11 - $24

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

$28 - $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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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Riverside, Neville Street and arriving at Cowbridge, Town Hall. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 36 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 bus which takes 36 min and costs £2 - £3.

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The bus from Riverside, Neville Street to Cowbridge, Town Hall takes 36 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Cardiff to Cowbridge bus services, operated by First, depart from Riverside, Neville Street station.

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Cardiff to Cowbridge bus services, operated by First, arrive at Cowbridge, Town Hall station.

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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 451+ hotels available in Cowbridge. Prices start at $64 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: 36 min

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

First operates a bus from Cardiff to Cowbridge every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 36 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Riverside, Neville Street to Cowbridge, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Cowbridge, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Cowbridge
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$28 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$28 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
Exec
$40 - $55
UberXL
$40 - $60
Taxi from Cardiff to Cowbridge
Ave. Duration
18 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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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