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There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to Keighley by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 24m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Leeds

£82 - £146

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Bus  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff University to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street National Express

£31 - £42

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Train via Manchester  •  5h 25m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds

£69 - £116

Train via Manchester #2  •  5h 51m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Victoria to Bradford Interchange

£66 - £110

Drive  •  4h 5m

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Keighley 239.9 miles

£35 - £60

Train, fly  •  6h 12m

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Newcastle (NCL) BRS - NCL
  3. Take the train from Newcastle to Leeds

£64 - £264

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Keighley is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 8h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Keighley is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Keighley station. However, there are services departing from Cardiff University and arriving at Keighley, Rail Station via Bradford City Centre, Interchange. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 6m.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Keighley. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Keighley via Bristol Parkway and Leeds. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 24m.

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The distance between Cardiff and Keighley is 174 miles. The road distance is 239.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Keighley without a car is to train which takes 5h 24m and costs £80 - £150.

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It takes approximately 5h 24m to get from Cardiff to Keighley, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Keighley bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cardiff University station.

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Cardiff to Keighley train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Keighley is to train which takes 5h 24m and costs £80 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £45 and takes 8h 6m.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Keighley.
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  • Distance: 174.4 miles
  • Duration: 5h 24m

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Keighley, England?

You can take a train from Cardiff to Keighley via Bristol Parkway and Leeds in around 5h 24m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cardiff to Keighley once daily. Tickets cost £29 - £40 and the journey takes 7h 10m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from Bristol to Newcastle via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£9 - £14
Advanced Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £25
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £29
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£18 - £27
Anytime Single
£25 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£14 - £22
Train from Bristol Parkway to Leeds
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Single
£65 - £100
Off-Peak Single
£65 - £100
Train from Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 59m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£55 - £90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Single
£55 - £90
Off-Peak Single
£55 - £85
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£28 - £45
Anytime Single
£40 - £65
Off-Peak Single
£35 - £55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
3h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £80
First Anytime Day Single
£80 - £130
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£7 - £11
Off-Peak Day Single
£12 - £19
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £20
Train from Newcastle to Leeds
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£14 - £20
Off-Peak Day Single
£23 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
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 University to Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£29 - £40
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National Express

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Cardiff to Keighley bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bradford Interchange, Bridge Street station.

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Cardiff to Keighley train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leeds station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Keighley is 240 miles. It takes approximately 4h 5m to drive from Cardiff to Keighley.

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easyJet offers flights from Bristol Airport to Newcastle Airport.

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