There are 4 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$110 - $190

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Bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Newport, Kingsway 202 / ...

$28 - $32

2 alternative options

Bus via Victoria, Eccleston Bridge  •  6 h 27 min

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

$32 - $38

Drive  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd 144 miles

$30 - $45

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No, there is no direct bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd station. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Pontypridd, Sardis House (Pontypridd Railway Station) via Newport, Market Square and Caerphilly, Interchange (Caerphilly Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 8 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Terminal 5 and arriving at Pontypridd via London Paddington and Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 29 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Pontypridd is 124 miles. The road distance is 144 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd without a car is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 29 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd, including transfers.

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

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd 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 Pontypridd is to train which takes 3 h 29 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 8 min.

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

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

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd.
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  • Distance: 123.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 29 min

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

Great Western Railway operates a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $140 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
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 Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Newport, Kingsway
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $19
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

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Yes, the driving distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd is 144 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 22 min to drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd.

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