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

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Train  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llantwit Major

$11 - $15

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Bus, line 303 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) T9 / ...
  2. Take the line 303 bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to St Donats, Atlantic College 303

$9 - $12

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Taxi  •  32 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to St Donats Castle 20.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  32 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to St Donats Castle 20.6 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  32 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to St Donats Castle 20.6 miles

$40 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to St Donats Castle is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to St Donats Castle is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 32 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to St Donats Castle. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) and arriving at St Donats, Atlantic College via Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 53 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and St Donats Castle is 16 miles. The road distance is 20.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to St Donats Castle without a car is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £8 - £12.

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It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to get from Cardiff to St Donats Castle, including transfers.

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Cardiff to St Donats Castle bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, depart from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to St Donats Castle is to train which takes 1 h 28 min and costs £8 - £12. Alternatively, you can bus and line 303 bus, which costs £7 - £9 and takes 1 h 53 min.

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Cardiff to St Donats Castle bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at St Donats, Atlantic College station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to St Donats Castle is 21 miles. It takes approximately 32 min to drive from Cardiff to St Donats Castle.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to St Donats Castle.
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  • Distance: 16.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 28 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and St Donats Castle, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to St Donats Castle hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff to St Donats Castle via Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) and St Donats, Atlantic College in around 1 h 53 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 Llantwit Major
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Colcot, Highlight Park (Barry Fire Station) to St Donats, Atlantic College
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Westgate Street KM (Principality Stadium) to Barry, King Square (Barry Town Hall)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to St Donats Castle
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $65
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uber.com
Assist
$40 - $65
UberX
$40 - $65
Exec
$60 - $80
UberXL
$60 - $90
Taxi from Cardiff to St Donats Castle
Ave. Duration
32 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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