There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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  •  2 h

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Neath
  2. Take the bus from Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station) to Pont-Walby, Halfway Inn (Halfway Inn PH) 906 / ...

$19 - $42

Cheapest option

Train, line 8 bus  •  2 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Aberdare
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) to Pont-Walby, Halfway Inn (Halfway Inn PH) 8

$15 - $19

4 alternative options

Bus, line 8 bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) T4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) to Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) 60A / ...
  3. Take the line 8 bus from Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) to Pont-Walby, Halfway Inn (Halfway Inn PH) 8

$16

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn 32.3 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn 32.3 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn 32.3 miles

$65 - $95

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 45 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn is 26 miles. The road distance is 32.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h to get from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) and arriving at Pont-Walby, Halfway Inn (Halfway Inn PH) via Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) and Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 46 min.

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The nearest airport to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn is Cardiff (CWL) Airport which is 27.1 miles away. Other nearby airports include Bristol (BRS) (46.4 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (94 miles), Southampton (SOU) (112.4 miles) and Liverpool (LPL) (114.9 miles).

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn.
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  • Distance: 26.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn, Wales?

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn via Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) and Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) in around 2 h 46 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Neath
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Neath
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
First Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Dansa
Phone
01639 751067
Email
mail@dansa.org.uk
Website
dansa.org.uk
Bus from Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station) to Pont-Walby, Halfway Inn (Halfway Inn PH)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
dansa.org.uk
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Neath, Bus Station (Neath Bus Station) to Pont-Walby, Halfway Inn (Halfway Inn PH)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) to Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) to Pont-Walby, Halfway Inn (Halfway Inn PH)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pontypridd, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) to Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$65 - $95
UberX
$65 - $95
Exec
$85 - $120
UberXL
$95 - $140
Taxi from Cardiff to Glynneath, Aberdare Road Turn
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
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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