Duration 26 min
Distance 19.8 miles
Average price £27
Possible routes 4 found

Cardiff to Mountain Ash

Rome2rio has found 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Mountain Ash by train, taxi and car. We recommend taking the train from Cathays to Mountain Ash, which takes around 40 min. Alternatively, taking the taxi from Cardiff to Mountain Ash is the fastest option and takes around 26 min.

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Train

  1. Cathays
  2. Mountain Ash
40 min
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£6 - £10
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Taxi

  1. Cardiff
    20 miles
  2. Mountain Ash
Fastest
26 min
£40 - £55
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Drive

  1. Cardiff
    20 miles
  2. Mountain Ash
26 min
Cheapest
£3 - £5
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Uber

  1. Cardiff
    20 miles
  2. Mountain Ash
26 min
£30 - £45
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Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Cardiff to Mountain Ash? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Mountain Ash is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Mountain Ash is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cathays and arriving at Mountain Ash. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 40 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Mountain Ash is 16 miles. The road distance is 19.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Mountain Ash without a car is to train which takes 40 min and costs £6 - £10.

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The train from Cathays to Mountain Ash takes 40 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cardiff to Mountain Ash train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Cathays station.

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Cardiff to Mountain Ash train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Mountain Ash station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Mountain Ash is 20 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Cardiff to Mountain Ash.

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There are 217+ hotels available in Mountain Ash. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from Cardiff to Mountain Ash

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Cardiff to Mountain Ash right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Cardiff and Mountain Ash?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Mountain Ash hourly. Tickets cost £6 - £10 and the journey takes 40 min.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £10
Other operators
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
£40 - £55

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