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There are 4 ways to get from Fowey to Cardiff by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train CrossCountry  •  5h 29m

  1. Take the train from Par to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

$101 - $238

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Holmbush to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff, Castle Street 216

$50 - $58

2 alternative options

Train via Taunton  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the train from Par to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central

$108 - $208

Drive  •  3h 8m

  1. Drive from Fowey to Cardiff 184.5 miles

$35 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Fowey to Cardiff is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3h 8m.

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The quickest way to get from Fowey to Cardiff is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3h 8m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fowey to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Fowey, Safe Harbour Hotel and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via Holmbush, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and Bristol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 42m.

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The distance between Fowey and Cardiff is 102 miles. The road distance is 184.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Fowey to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 5h 29m and costs £75 - £190.

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It takes approximately 5h 29m to get from Fowey to Cardiff, including transfers.

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Fowey to Cardiff bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Holmbush station.

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The best way to get from Fowey to Cardiff is to train which takes 5h 29m and costs £75 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £35 - £45 and takes 8h 42m.

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Fowey to Cardiff bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fowey to Cardiff is 184 miles. It takes approximately 3h 8m to drive from Fowey to Cardiff.

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Map of how to get from Fowey to Cardiff.
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  • Distance: 102 miles
  • Duration: 5h 29m

What companies run services between Fowey, England and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a train from Fowey to Cardiff via Par, station, Par, Plymouth, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 5h 29m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Fowey to Cardiff via Holmbush Inn, Holmbush, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, and Bristol Airport in around 8h 42m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Par to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Par to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Par to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $28
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Par to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
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 Holmbush to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
National Express
Bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
2h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32
Website
Stagecoach South West

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