Travel from Dover-England to Cardiff

Bus or train from Dover to Cardiff?

Southeastern operates a train from Dover to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $40 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min. 2 other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Stagecoach in East Kent operates a bus from Dover to Cardiff every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 32 min. 2 other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Dover to Cardiff

From Dover Priory train to St Pancras International, walk to King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Tube to Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, walk to London Paddington, then train to Cardiff Central. 3 h 56 min £109. From Dover Priory train to Victoria, line 36 bus to London Paddington, then train to Cardiff Central. 4 h 50 min £109. From Buckland, Cherry Tree Avenue (Coombe Valley Road) bus to Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop), bus to London Victoria Coach Station, then bus to Cardiff, Castle Street. 7 h 15 min £28. From Dover Priory train to Charing Cross, Trafalgar Square, bus to Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5, then bus to Cardiff, Kingsway. 8 h 31 min £69. From Dover drive to Cardiff. 3 h 46 min £43. From Dover Priory train to Stratford New Town, Stratford International, line 97 bus to Stratford (London), train to Southend airport, fly to Cardiff airport, then bus to Cardiff. 6 h 52 min £293.

Is there a direct bus between Dover and Cardiff?

No, there is no direct bus from Dover to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Buckland, Cherry Tree Avenue (Coombe Valley Road) and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via Canterbury, Bus Station (Travel Shop) and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.
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      1 Train via King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station
      • One-Way approx: USD $122 - $209
      • Duration: 3 h 56 min
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