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There are 5 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend by train, bus, night bus, car or plane

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  •  3 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bridgend

$115 - $201

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Bus  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bridgend National Express / ...

$16 - $21

3 alternative options

Night bus, train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cathays Park, University M7 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cathays to Bridgend

$38 - $62

Drive  •  2 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend 152.2 miles

$30 - $50

Fly  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cardiff (CWL) LHR - CWL

$86 - $434

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend is to bus which costs £12 - £17 and takes 4 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport London T5 and arriving at Bridgend. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Bridgend via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 22 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Bridgend is 134 miles. The road distance is 152.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend without a car is to train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs £85 - £160.

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It takes approximately 3 h 22 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend, including transfers.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend is to train which takes 3 h 22 min and costs £85 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £12 - £17 and takes 4 h 30 min, you could also fly, which costs £65 - £340 and takes 5 h 59 min.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend.
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  • Distance: 133.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 22 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Bridgend, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend hourly. Tickets cost $85 - $160 and the journey takes 2 h 22 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend every 3 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $21 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $420
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $410
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Manchester, Dublin
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$80 - $430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$95 - $420
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cathays to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cathays Park, University
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
Megabus UK

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There is no direct flight from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 25 min and has one stopover.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bridgend station.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Bridgend station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 29 min to drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Bridgend.

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Air France, British Airways, Flybe and two other airlines offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 183+ hotels available in Bridgend. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 3 min and costs £2 - £4.

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