There are 5 ways to get from Cwmbran to Porthcawl by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Cwmbran to Bridgend
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) X2 / ...

$18 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Cardiff, Royal Hotel KJ X3
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) X2

$11 - $12

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Cwmbran to Porthcawl 42 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Cwmbran to Porthcawl 42 miles

$9 - $13

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Cwmbran to Porthcawl 42 miles

$85 - $130

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Cwmbran station to Porthcawl. However, there are services departing from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) and arriving at Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) via Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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The distance between Cwmbran and Porthcawl is 32 miles. The road distance is 42 miles.

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The best way to get from Cwmbran to Porthcawl without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 23 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Cwmbran to Porthcawl, including transfers.

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Cwmbran to Porthcawl bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station).

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Cwmbran to Porthcawl bus services, operated by First, arrive at Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cwmbran to Porthcawl is 42 miles. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Cwmbran to Porthcawl.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Porthcawl. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cwmbran to Porthcawl.
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  • Distance: 31.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 23 min

What companies run services between Cwmbran, Wales and Porthcawl, Wales?

You can take a bus from Cwmbran to Porthcawl via Cardiff, Royal Hotel KJ and Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cwmbran to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
First
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Cardiff, Royal Hotel KJ
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cwmbran, Bus Station (Cwmbran Bus Station) to Cardiff, Royal Hotel KJ
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Cwmbran to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$85 - $130
UberX
$85 - $130
Exec
$110 - $160
UberXL
$130 - $180
Taxi from Cwmbran to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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