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There are 4 ways to get from Cardigan to Liverpool by bus, train or car

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Bus, train via Crewe  •  6h 44m

  1. Take the bus from Cardigan, Finch Square to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 T5
  2. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Liverpool Lime Street

$61 - $118

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10h 19m

  1. Take the bus from Cardigan, Finch Square to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 T5
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place

$31 - $43

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Cardigan, Finch Square to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 T5
  2. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Chester

$58 - $92

Drive  •  3h 5m

  1. Drive from Cardigan to Liverpool 140.9 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Cardigan to Liverpool is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 3h 5m.

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The quickest way to get from Cardigan to Liverpool is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 3h 5m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardigan to Liverpool station. However, there are services departing from Cardigan, Finch Square and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place via Aberystwyth and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 19m.

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The distance between Cardigan and Liverpool is 116 miles. The road distance is 140.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardigan to Liverpool without a car is to bus and train which takes 6h 44m and costs £45 - £95.

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It takes approximately 6h 44m to get from Cardigan to Liverpool, including transfers.

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Cardigan to Liverpool bus services, operated by Richards Bros, depart from Cardigan, Finch Square station.

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Cardigan to Liverpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardigan to Liverpool is 141 miles. It takes approximately 3h 5m to drive from Cardigan to Liverpool.

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Map of how to get from Cardigan to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 116.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 44m

What companies run services between Cardigan, Wales and Liverpool, England?

You can take a bus from Cardigan to Liverpool via Aberystwyth and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 10h 19m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Shrewsbury to Chester
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Richards Bros
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 Aberystwyth to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
National Express

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