There are 4 ways to get from Manningtree to Cardiff by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$105 - $191

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Kingsway M7

$54 - $80

2 alternative options

Drive  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Manningtree to Cardiff 233.4 miles

$50 - $75

Train, fly  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Manningtree to Shenfield
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Cardiff (CWL) SEN - CWL

$174 - $696

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The distance between Manningtree and Cardiff is 185 miles. The road distance is 233.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manningtree to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 3 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 54 min to get from Manningtree to Cardiff, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Southend Airport to Cardiff Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manningtree to Cardiff is 233 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to drive from Manningtree to Cardiff.

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easyJet and Flybe offer flights from Southend Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Cardiff. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Manningtree to Cardiff.
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  • Distance: 185.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 54 min

What companies run services between Manningtree, England and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a train from Manningtree to Cardiff via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 3 h 54 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Cardiff via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Flights from Southend to Cardiff via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Southend to Cardiff via Manchester, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
6 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Southend to Cardiff via Manchester, Glasgow
Ave. Duration
7 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $700
Flights from Southend to Cardiff via Manchester, Belfast City
Ave. Duration
7 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Southend to Cardiff via Manchester, Jersey
Ave. Duration
8 h 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $700
Flights from Southend to Cardiff via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 40 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$140 - $650
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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

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