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

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Train  •  19 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Trefforest

$5 - $8

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Bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge 132 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cardiff to Treforest 11.6 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Treforest 11.6 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cardiff to Treforest 11.6 miles

$24 - $35

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) and arriving at Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge. Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 42 min.

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

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The distance between Cardiff and Treforest is 10 miles. The road distance is 11.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Treforest without a car is to train which takes 19 min and costs .

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The train from Cardiff Queen Street to Trefforest takes 19 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Cardiff to Treforest bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) station.

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Cardiff to Treforest train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Queen Street station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Treforest is to train which takes 19 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 42 min.

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Cardiff to Treforest bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge station.

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Cardiff to Treforest train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Trefforest station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Treforest.
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  • Distance: 10.1 miles
  • Duration: 19 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Treforest, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Treforest every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 19 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from Cardiff to Treforest every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 42 min. New Adventure Travel also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Trefforest
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Website
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Kingsway (Cardiff Castle) to Pontypridd, Ynysangharad Park Gates
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cardiff to Treforest
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
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uber.com
Assist
$24 - $35
UberX
$24 - $35
Exec
$35 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Cardiff to Treforest
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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 Treforest is 12 miles. It takes approximately 16 min to drive from Cardiff to Treforest.

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