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

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Train  •  2 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$105 - $191

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens 201 / ...

$15 - $20

3 alternative options

Bus via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge  •  5 h 11 min

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

$23 - $29

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cardiff 136.5 miles

$29 - $45

Fly, line 4 bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)

$88 - $297

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Wales is to bus which costs £11 - £15 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Wales is to drive which takes 2 h 15 min and costs £22 - £35.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Wales is 241 km. The road distance is 218 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 47 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Wales, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 45 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Wales. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Cardiff Central via London Paddington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 47 min.

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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