There are 6 ways to get from Cardiff to St Donats Castle by train, bus, 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 28 min

$11 - $15

Cheapest option

Bus, line 303 bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. T9 / ...
  2. 303

$9 - $12

4 alternative options

Train, line 303 bus  •  2 h 3 min

  1. 303

$11 - $13

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. 20.6 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  32 min

  1. 20.6 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  32 min

  1. 20.6 miles

$45 - $65

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 - $13 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 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
Train from Cardiff Central to Barry
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $7
First Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
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
Bus from Barry Hotel to St Donats, Atlantic College
Ave. Duration
58 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
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $65
uberX
$45 - $65
uberEXEC
$60 - $85
uberXL
$65 - $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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Cardiff and St Donats Castle is 26 km. The road distance is 33 km.

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

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

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.

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