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There are 4 ways to get from Criccieth to Cardiff by car, bus, train, taxi or plane

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Drive, bus  •  5h 5m

  1. Drive from Criccieth to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 to Cardiff, Kingsway M7

£28 - £43

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Train  •  6h 31m

  1. Take the train from Criccieth to Machynlleth
  2. Take the train from Machynlleth to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central

£64 - £101

Drive  •  3h 25m

  1. Drive from Criccieth to Cardiff 151.9 miles

£25 - £40

Taxi, fly  •  2h 30m

  1. Take a taxi from Criccieth to Anglesey
  2. Fly from Anglesey (VLY) to Cardiff (CWL) VLY - CWL

£151 - £233

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The cheapest way to get from Criccieth to Cardiff is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 3h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Criccieth to Cardiff is to taxi and fly which costs £150 - £240 and takes 2h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Criccieth to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Criccieth and arriving at Cardiff Central via Machynlleth and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 31m.

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The distance between Criccieth and Cardiff is 110 miles. The road distance is 151.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Criccieth to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 6h 31m and costs £60 - £110.

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It takes approximately 5h 5m to get from Criccieth to Cardiff, including transfers.

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Criccieth to Cardiff train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Criccieth station.

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The quickest flight from Anglesey Airport to Cardiff Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Criccieth to Cardiff train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Criccieth to Cardiff is 152 miles. It takes approximately 3h 25m to drive from Criccieth to Cardiff.

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  • Distance: 109.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 5m

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

You can take a train from Criccieth to Cardiff via Machynlleth and Shrewsbury in around 6h 31m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£35 - £190
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Criccieth to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£15 - £24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £24
First Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Train from Machynlleth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £28
First Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Train from Shrewsbury to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£14 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
First Anytime Day Single
£50 - £80
Bus operators
Megabus UK
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Taxi from Criccieth to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
55m
Estimated price
£110 - £140

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