There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Magor by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Magor, Withy Walk (Golden Lion PH (rear)) X74 / ...

$11 - $45

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Bus Cardiff Bus  •  1 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GG (Park House) to Newport, Friars Walk 30 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Magor, Withy Walk (Golden Lion PH (rear)) X74 / ...

$7 - $10

3 alternative options

Bus New Adventure Travel  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Holiday Inn) to Newport, Market Square X5
  2. Take the bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Magor, Withy Walk (Golden Lion PH (rear)) X74 / ...

$11

Taxi  •  25 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Magor 22.4 miles

$65 - $80

Drive  •  25 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Magor 22.4 miles

$4 - $7

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Magor. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GG (Park House) and arriving at Magor, Withy Walk (Golden Lion PH (rear)) via Newport, Friars Walk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 54 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Magor is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Magor without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 26 min to get from Cardiff to Magor, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Magor bus services, operated by Cardiff Bus, depart from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GG (Park House) station.

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Cardiff to Magor bus services, operated by Newport Bus, arrive at Magor, Withy Walk (Golden Lion PH (rear)) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Magor is 22 miles. It takes approximately 25 min to drive from Cardiff to Magor.

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There are 464+ hotels available in Magor. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Magor.
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  • Distance: 16.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 26 min

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

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Magor via Newport, Friars Walk in around 1 h 54 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
CrossCountry
Bus operators
Newport Bus
Phone
+44 1633 263600
Email
managingdirector@newporttransport.co.uk
Website
newportbus.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Magor, Withy Walk (Golden Lion PH (rear))
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
newportbus.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GG (Park House) to Newport, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
newportbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Magor, Withy Walk (Golden Lion PH (rear))
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road GG (Park House) to Newport, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Holiday Inn) to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cardiff to Magor
Ave. Duration
25 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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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