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There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Lisvane by train, bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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Train  •  10 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Lisvane & Thornhill

$2 - $4

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Bus  •  24 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA to Thornhill, Copperfield Drive X8 / ...

$3

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  10 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Lisvane 5.6 miles

$18 - $22

Uber  •  10 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Lisvane 5.6 miles

$11 - $18

Walk  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Walk from Cardiff to Lisvane 4.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Lisvane is to bus which costs £2 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Lisvane is to train which costs £2 - £4 and takes 10 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA and arriving at Thornhill, Copperfield Drive. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 24 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Queen Street and arriving at Lisvane & Thornhill. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 10 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Lisvane is 4 miles.

The best way to get from Cardiff to Lisvane without a car is to train which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £4.

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The train from Cardiff Queen Street to Lisvane & Thornhill takes 10 min including transfers and departs every 30 minutes.

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Cardiff to Lisvane bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA station.

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Cardiff to Lisvane train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Lisvane is to train which takes 10 min and costs £2 - £4. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £2 and takes 24 min.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Lisvane.
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  • Distance: 4.2 miles
  • Duration: 10 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Lisvane every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $2 - $4 and the journey takes 10 min. Alternatively, New Adventure Travel operates a bus from Cardiff to Lisvane every 30 minutes, and the journey takes 24 min. Cardiff Bus also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Lisvane & Thornhill
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $4
First Anytime Day Single
$2 - $5
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA to Thornhill, Copperfield Drive
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Roath, Lowther Road to Cyncoed, Corpus Christi High School
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Lisvane
Ave. Duration
10 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$11 - $18
UberX
$11 - $18
Exec
$20 - $28
UberXL
$17 - $26
Taxi from Cardiff to Lisvane
Ave. Duration
10 min
Estimated price
$18 - $22
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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Cardiff to Lisvane bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Thornhill, Copperfield Drive station.

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Cardiff to Lisvane train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Lisvane & Thornhill station.

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