There are 4 ways to get from London to Barry Island by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$83 - $148

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Bus, line 95 bus  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street National Express / ...
  2. Take the line 95 bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road Stop GN (Multistorey Car Park) to Barry Island, Maslin Park (54 Plymouth Road) 95

$18 - $43

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Drive from London to Barry Island 164.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Cardiff (CWL) LCY - CWL

$48 - $179

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Barry Island. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Barry Island, Maslin Park (54 Plymouth Road) via Cardiff, Greyfriars Road Stop GN (Multistorey Car Park). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Barry Island. However, there are services departing from London Paddington and arriving at Barry Island via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 51 min.

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The distance between London and Barry Island is 136 miles. The road distance is 164.3 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Barry Island without a car is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from London to Barry Island, including transfers.

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London to Barry Island bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Barry Island train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from London Paddington station.

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The best way to get from London to Barry Island is to train which takes 2 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 95 bus, which costs and takes 5 h 3 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 5 h 45 min.

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There is no direct flight from London City Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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London to Barry Island bus services, operated by Cardiff Bus, arrive at Barry Island, Maslin Park (54 Plymouth Road) station.

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Map of how to get from London to Barry Island.
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  • Distance: 136.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between London, England and Barry Island, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London to Barry Island hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Barry Island via Cardiff, Castle Street and Cardiff, Greyfriars Road Stop GN (Multistorey Car Park) in around 5 h 3 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Exeter, Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
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

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 London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Greyfriars Road Stop GN (Multistorey Car Park) to Barry Island, Maslin Park (54 Plymouth Road)
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com

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London to Barry Island train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Barry Island is 164 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to drive from London to Barry Island.

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Vueling Airlines, KLM, British Airways and Flybe offer flights from London City Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 518+ hotels available in Barry Island. Prices start at $65 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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