There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay by train, bus, 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.

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Train, line 14 bus  •  2 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
  2. Take the line 14 bus from Swansea, High Street Station (Taxi rank) to Southgate, Post Office (Southgate Post Office) 14

$22 - $48

Cheapest option

Bus, line 118 bus  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) 201 / ...
  2. Take the line 118 bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Penmaen, St John the Baptist`s (St John the Baptist`s Church) 118

$10 - $19

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay 51.2 miles

$11 - $16

Uber  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay 51.2 miles

$100 - $150

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay. However, there are services departing from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens and arriving at Penmaen, St John the Baptist`s (St John the Baptist`s Church) via Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Three Cliffs Bay is 41 miles. The road distance is 51.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay without a car is to train and line 14 bus which takes 2 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 36 min to get from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens station.

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Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay bus services, operated by Operator NADT, arrive at Penmaen, St John the Baptist`s (St John the Baptist`s Church) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay is 51 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to drive from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay.

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There are 284+ hotels available in Three Cliffs Bay. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay.
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  • Distance: 40.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 36 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Three Cliffs Bay, Wales?

You can take a bus from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay via Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) in around 2 h 51 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Swansea, High Street Station (Taxi rank) to Southgate, Post Office (Southgate Post Office)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Website
First
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
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 Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Operator NADT
Bus from Swansea, Bus Station (Swansea Bus Station) to Penmaen, St John the Baptist`s (St John the Baptist`s Church)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Three Cliffs Bay
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $150
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$100 - $150
UberX
$100 - $150
Exec
$140 - $190
UberXL
$150 - $220

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