There are 7 ways to get from Cardiff to Monknash 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 Great Western Railway, line 303 bus  •  1 h 22 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  •  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

5 alternative options

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

Train, line 303 bus via Barry  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Barry
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Barry Hotel to Monknash 303

$12 - $14

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

Questions & Answers

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 takes 33 min and costs £40 - £55.

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The distance between Cardiff and Monknash is 27 km. The road distance is 32 km.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Cardiff to Monknash, including transfers.

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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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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
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $20
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $14
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
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 - $20
Train from Cardiff Central to Llantwit Major
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Train from Cardiff Central to Barry
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
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
Bus from Barry Hotel to Monknash
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
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
uberASSIST
$40 - $60
uberX
$40 - $60
uberEXEC
$55 - $80
uberXL
$60 - $90
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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