There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to The O2 Arena by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington

$85 - $152

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$21 - $28

3 alternative options

Night bus  •  4 h 28 min

  1. Take the night bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Heathrow Central Bus Station M25

$33 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to The O2 Arena 157.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to London City (LCY) CWL - LCY

$48 - $180

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to The O2 Arena is to bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 4 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to The O2 Arena is to train which costs £60 - £120 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and The O2 Arena is 138 miles. The road distance is 157.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to get from Cardiff to The O2 Arena, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and The O2 Arena, England?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Cardiff to The O2 Arena hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $150 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Cardiff to The O2 Arena hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 32 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Jersey
Ave. Duration
6 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Cardiff to London City via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
Bus operators

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