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There are 4 ways to get from Hastings to Wales by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to London Charing Cross
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$108 - $187

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Bus  •  6h 52m

  1. Take the bus from Hastings to London Victoria Coach Station National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street National Express

$25 - $33

2 alternative options

Train via Fratton  •  7h 4m

  1. Take the train from Hastings to Brighton
  2. Take the train from Brighton to Fratton
  3. Take the train from Fratton to Cardiff Central

$125 - $215

Drive  •  3h 38m

  1. Drive from Hastings to Cardiff 209.4 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Hastings to Wales is to bus which costs £18 - £26 and takes 6h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Hastings to Wales is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3h 38m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Hastings to Wales. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 52m.

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No, there is no direct train from Hastings to Wales. However, there are services departing from Hastings and arriving at Cardiff Central via Brighton and Fratton. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 4m.

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The distance between Hastings and Wales is 211 miles. The road distance is 209.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Wales without a car is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs £80 - £150.

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It takes approximately 4h 25m to get from Hastings to Wales, including transfers.

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Hastings to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Hastings station.

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Hastings to Wales train services, operated by Southern, depart from Hastings station.

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The best way to get from Hastings to Wales is to train which takes 4h 25m and costs £80 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £18 - £26 and takes 6h 52m.

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Map of how to get from Hastings to Wales.
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  • Distance: 211.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 25m

What companies run services between Hastings, England and Wales?

You can take a train from Hastings to Cardiff via London Charing Cross, Charing Cross station, Paddington station, and London Paddington in around 4h 25m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Hastings to Cardiff via London Victoria Coach Station in around 6h 52m.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Fratton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3h 7m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Hastings to Brighton
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Fratton
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 Hastings to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express

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

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Hastings to Wales train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Hastings to Wales is 209 miles. It takes approximately 3h 38m to drive from Hastings to Wales.

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