There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Folly Farm by train, bus, night bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Flitwick

$100 - $171

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Bus  •  5 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station) 757

$35 - $42

2 alternative options

Night bus, bus  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the night bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Heathrow Central Bus Station M25
  2. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans City Railway Station 724

$46 - $65

Drive  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Folly Farm 154.9 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Folly Farm is to bus which costs £26 - £35 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Folly Farm is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 45 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Folly Farm is 122 miles. The road distance is 154.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Folly Farm without a car is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £75 - £130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Cardiff to Folly Farm, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Folly Farm is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs £75 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £26 - £35 and takes 5 h 39 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Folly Farm is 155 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to drive from Cardiff to Folly Farm.

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There are 353+ hotels available in Folly Farm. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Folly Farm.
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  • Distance: 121.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Folly Farm, England?

You can take a train from Cardiff to Folly Farm via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, and London St Pancras International LL in around 3 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff to Folly Farm via London Victoria Coach Station, Victoria, Green Line Coach Station, Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station), and Luton in around 5 h 39 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Flitwick
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
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, Castle Street to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Victoria, Green Line Coach Station to Luton Station Interchange (Luton Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
Green Line
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Green Line (Arriva)
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to St Albans City Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Heathrow Central Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Book at
uk.megabus.com

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