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

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Train  •  31 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Porth

$6 - $11

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Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Porth, Police Station (Porth Police Station) 132

$9

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Porth 15.6 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Porth 15.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Porth 15.6 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) and arriving at Porth, Police Station (Porth Police Station) station. Services depart every 15 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Queen Street and arriving at Porth. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 31 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Porth is 13 miles. The road distance is 15.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Porth without a car is to train which takes 31 min and costs .

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The train from Cardiff Queen Street to Porth takes 31 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Cardiff to Porth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) station.

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Cardiff to Porth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Porth is to train which takes 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 8 min.

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Cardiff to Porth bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Porth, Police Station (Porth Police Station).

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Cardiff to Porth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Porth station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Porth.
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  • Distance: 13.5 miles
  • Duration: 31 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Porth hourly. Tickets cost $6 - $11 and the journey takes 31 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from Cardiff to Porth every 15 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 8 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Porth
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Porth, Police Station (Porth Police Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Porth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $50
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uber.com
Assist
$30 - $50
UberX
$30 - $50
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$45 - $70
Taxi from Cardiff to Porth
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
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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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Porth is 16 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Cardiff to Porth.

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