There are 7 ways to get from Cardiff to Monknash by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train Great Western Railway, line 303 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Monknash 303

$15 - $26

Cheapest option

Bus, line 303 bus via Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station)  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) T9 / ...
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to Monknash 303

$9 - $12

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Train Arriva Trains Wales, line 303 bus  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llantwit Major
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Llantwit Major, Bus Station to Monknash 303

$12 - $16

Bus First, line 303 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) X2
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Monknash 303

$10

Taxi  •  33 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Monknash 20 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  33 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Monknash 20 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  33 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Monknash 20 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Monknash is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 33 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Monknash is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 33 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Monknash. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and arriving at Monknash via Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Monknash is 17 miles. The road distance is 20 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Monknash without a car is to train and line 303 bus which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £11 - £20.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min to get from Cardiff to Monknash, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Monknash bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) station.

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Cardiff to Monknash bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Monknash station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Monknash is 20 miles. It takes approximately 33 min to drive from Cardiff to Monknash.

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There are 236+ hotels available in Monknash. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Monknash.
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  • Distance: 16.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 25 min

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

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Monknash via Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) in around 1 h 53 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $20
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Train from Cardiff Central to Llantwit Major
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Monknash
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Llantwit Major, Bus Station to Monknash
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to Monknash
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Westgate Street KM (Principality Stadium) to Barry, King Square (Barry Town Hall)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Monknash
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$40 - $60
UberX
$40 - $60
Exec
$55 - $80
UberXL
$60 - $85
Taxi from Cardiff to Monknash
Ave. Duration
33 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
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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