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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff University to Monmouth National Express

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Train, bus  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow
  2. Take the bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Wyesham Turn 69 / ...

$19 - $55

Line 30 bus, line 60 bus  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Take the line 30 bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newport, Friars Walk 30
  2. Take the line 60 bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Over Monnow, Somerset Road 60

$11

Taxi  •  39 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Monmouth 36.8 miles

$180 - $220

Drive  •  39 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Monmouth 36.8 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Monmouth is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 39 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Monmouth is to taxi which costs £140 - £170 and takes 39 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Monmouth is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.8 miles.

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The bus from Cardiff University to Monmouth takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff University and arriving at Monmouth. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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

National Express operates a bus from Cardiff to Monmouth twice daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Chepstow
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Bus operators
Phil Anslow Travel
Phone
01495 77 55 99
Email
philanslowcoaches@outlook.com
Website
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Wyesham Turn
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Monmouthshire County
Phone
+44 1633 644644
Email
contact@monmouthshire.gov.uk
Website
monmouthshire.gov.uk
Bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Monmouth, Bus Station (Monmouth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
monmouthshire.gov.uk
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) to Wyesham Turn
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newport, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Newport Bus
Phone
+44 1633 263600
Email
managingdirector@newporttransport.co.uk
Website
newportbus.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Over Monnow, Somerset Road
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
newportbus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Cardiff to Monmouth
Ave. Duration
39 min
Estimated price
$180 - $220
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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