There are 5 ways to get from Cardigan to Liverpool by bus, train or car

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Bus, train via Crewe  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) 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

$63 - $119

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Bus via Shrewsbury  •  9 h 24 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T5
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Chester, Delamere Street 5

$41 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T5
  2. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Chester

$57 - $97

Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T5
  2. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) T12

$49 - $62

Drive  •  3 h 5 min

  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 3 h 5 min.

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

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No, there is no direct bus from Cardigan to Liverpool station. However, there are services departing from Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) and arriving at Liverpool, Hood street (Queen Square Bus Station) via Aberystwyth, Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) and Chester, Bull & Stirrup. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 24 min.

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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 6 h 54 min and costs £45 - £95.

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It takes approximately 6 h 54 min 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 (St Mary`s Church) station.

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Cardigan to Liverpool bus services, operated by easyBus, arrive at Chester, Delamere Street station.

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

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There are 597+ hotels available in Liverpool. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardigan to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 116.2 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 54 min

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

You can take a bus from Cardigan to Liverpool via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Machynlleth, Clock (White Lion Hotel PH), Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH), Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station), Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier), and Chester in around 9 h 5 min.

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
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Shrewsbury to Chester
Ave. Duration
53 min
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
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Cardigan, Finch Square (St Mary`s Church) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Machynlleth, Clock (Red Lion Hotel PH) to Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$27
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
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 Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
easyBus
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand S) to Chester, Delamere Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16

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