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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$111 - $200

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 7 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 10 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

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd is to bus which costs £20 - £24 and takes 5 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2 h 22 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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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Pontypridd, including transfers.

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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, Bus Station (Pontypridd Bus Station) via Newport, Friars Walk and Cardiff, Kingsway (Cardiff Castle). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 7 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 24 min.

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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 - $150 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 - $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 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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