There are 5 ways to get from Cardiff to Warwick by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street

$69 - $108

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Bus  •  4 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Warwick National Express

$19 - $27

3 alternative options

Train Great Western Railway  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Leamington Spa

$106 - $178

Train, line 76 bus  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Hereford
  2. Take the train from Hereford to University
  3. Take the line 76 bus from Queen Elizabeth Hospital to Solihull Station Interchange 76

$55 - $82

Drive  •  1 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Warwick 110.7 miles

$23 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardiff station to Warwick. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens and arriving at Warwick via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Warwick. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Warwick via Reading and Leamington Spa. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 17 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Warwick is 88 miles. The road distance is 110.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Warwick without a car is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 59 min to get from Cardiff to Warwick, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Warwick bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens.

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Cardiff to Warwick train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Warwick is to train which takes 2 h 59 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 40 min.

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Cardiff to Warwick bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Warwick station.

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Cardiff to Warwick train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Leamington Spa station.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Warwick.
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  • Distance: 88.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 59 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Warwick, Warwickshire, England?

CrossCountry operates a train from Cardiff to Warwick every 2 hours. Tickets cost $55 - $90 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cardiff to Warwick via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 4 h 40 min.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Reading to Leamington Spa
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Hereford
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
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 Coach Station, Sophia Gardens to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Warwick
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
NX West Midlands
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Queen Elizabeth Hospital to Solihull Station Interchange
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
nxbus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Warwick is 111 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 58 min to drive from Cardiff to Warwick.

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