There are 5 ways to get from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  47 min

  1. Take the train from Llantwit Major to Bridgend
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) X2 / ...

$8 - $12

4 alternative options

Line 303 bus, bus  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Take the line 303 bus from Llantwit Major, Old Swan Inn (Old Swan Inn PH) to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) 303
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) X2 / ...

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl 15.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl 15.9 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl 15.9 miles

$35 - $50

What companies run services between Llantwit Major, Wales and Porthcawl, Wales?

You can take a bus from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl via Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) in around 1 h 18 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Llantwit Major to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Llantwit Major, Old Swan Inn (Old Swan Inn PH) to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$35 - $50
uberXL
$45 - $65
uberEXEC
$50 - $70
Taxi from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass, Travelling to and around Russia for the 2018 FIFA World Cup and How do I get from Sydney to Melbourne - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

Questions & Answers

How far is it from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl?

The distance between Llantwit Major and Porthcawl is 17 km. The road distance is 25 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl?

The cheapest way to get from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 26 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl?

The quickest way to get from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl is to taxi which takes 26 min and costs £45 - £55.

Is there a direct bus between Llantwit Major and Porthcawl?

No, there is no direct bus from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl. However, there are services departing from Llantwit Major, Old Swan Inn (Old Swan Inn PH) and arriving at Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) via Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 18 min.

How long does it take to get from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl?

It takes approximately 47 min to get from Llantwit Major to Porthcawl, including transfers.