There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Pontyclun by train, 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.
Train • 11 min
$5 - $8
3 alternative options
Taxi • 15 min
$30 - $40
Drive • 15 min
$2 - $4
Uber • 15 min
$22 - $35
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Pontyclun is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 15 min.
The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Pontyclun is to train which costs £4 - £7 and takes 11 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Pontyclun. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 11 min.
The distance between Cardiff and Pontyclun is 10 miles. The road distance is 10.6 miles.
The best way to get from Cardiff to Pontyclun without a car is to train which takes 11 min and costs £4 - £7.
The train from Cardiff Central to Pontyclun takes 11 min including transfers and departs hourly.
Cardiff to Pontyclun train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Central station.
Cardiff to Pontyclun train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Pontyclun station.
Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Pontyclun is 11 miles. It takes approximately 15 min to drive from Cardiff to Pontyclun.
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What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Pontyclun, Wales?
Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Pontyclun hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 11 min.
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Train from Cardiff Central to Pontyclun
- Ave. Duration
- 11 min
- Estimated price
- $5 - $8
- Advanced Single
- $3 - $5
- Anytime Day Single
- $5 - $8
- First Anytime Day Single
- $7 - $11
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