There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park by train, 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  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Tamworth High Level

$67 - $99

Cheapest option

Bus, line 110 bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station to Birmingham National Express
  2. Take the line 110 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park 110

$15 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, line 110 bus  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Hereford
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the line 110 bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park 110

$53 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park 125.4 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Drayton Manor Theme Park, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park every 2 hours. Tickets cost $60 - $100 and the journey takes 2 h 23 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park via Birmingham, Birmingham, The Square Peg, and Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park in around 3 h 57 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, The Square Peg to Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cardiff and Drayton Manor Theme Park is 161 km. The road distance is 201 km.

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to bus and line 110 bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park is to drive which takes 2 h 9 min and costs £20 - £29.

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Coach Station and arriving at Bonehill, Lakeside Industrial Park via Birmingham, The Square Peg. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 57 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 23 min to get from Cardiff to Drayton Manor Theme Park, including transfers.