There are 7 ways to get from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  37 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend

$9 - $20

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) X2

$3 - $5

5 alternative options

Line 122 bus, line 172 bus  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the line 122 bus from Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) to Tonypandy, Bus Station (Tonypandy Bus Station A6) 122
  2. Take the line 172 bus from Tonypandy, Bus Station (Tonypandy Bus Station A5) to Bridgend, Princess of Wales Hospital 172

$16

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital 21.3 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  23 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital 21.3 miles

$4 - $7

Rideshare  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Cardiff to Bridgend 21.1 miles

$6

Uber  •  23 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital 21.3 miles

$45 - $65

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) and arriving at Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) station. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Bridgend. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 19 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Princess of Wales Hospital is 17 miles. The road distance is 21.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital without a car is to train which takes 37 min and costs .

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The train from Cardiff Central to Bridgend takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital bus services, operated by First, depart from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) station.

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Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital is to train which takes 37 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 18 min.

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Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital bus services, operated by First, arrive at Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station).

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Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Bridgend station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital.
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  • Distance: 17.1 miles
  • Duration: 37 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Princess of Wales Hospital, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $20 and the journey takes 19 min. Arriva Trains Wales also services this route every 30 minutes. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 1 h.

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 - $14
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
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) to Tonypandy, Bus Station (Tonypandy Bus Station A6)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tonypandy, Bus Station (Tonypandy Bus Station A5) to Bridgend, Princess of Wales Hospital
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
BlaBlaCar

A ridesharing platform with 40 million users, Blablacar gives you access to destinations without worrying about on-the-road chaos. The basic idea is that you carpool with locals who are already planning to drive your route and have space in their car. With some flexibility you’ll get to your destination – often faster and cheaper than other means. On the website or app, enter your departure and arrival points and your date of travel, sift through the profiles of drivers who’ve posted pre-planned drives and find one whose timing and preferences match yours. Request to join the ride, wait be accepted, and pay your share of the set price.

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Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Cardiff to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$45 - $65
UberX
$45 - $65
Exec
$60 - $85
UberXL
$65 - $95
Taxi from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
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 Princess of Wales Hospital is 21 miles. It takes approximately 23 min to drive from Cardiff to Princess of Wales Hospital.

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Check out Blablacar's carpooling service for rideshare options between Cardiff and Princess of Wales Hospital. A great option if you don't have a driver's licence or want to avoid public transport.

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