There are 4 ways to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan by 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

Bus, line 8 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) 9 / ...
  2. Take the line 8 bus from Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) to Cefn Rhigos, Mount Road (Opposite 6 Mount Road) 8

$11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan 13.7 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan 13.7 miles

$2 - $5

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan 13.7 miles

$30 - $45

What companies run services between Merthyr Tydfil, Wales and Pontneddfechan, Wales?

You can take a bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan via Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) in around 1 h 44 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station) to Cefn Rhigos, Mount Road (Opposite 6 Mount Road)
Ave. Duration
30 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 Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$30 - $45
uberX
$30 - $45
uberEXEC
$40 - $60
uberXL
$45 - $65
Taxi from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan?

The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Pontneddfechan is 15 km. The road distance is 22 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan?

The cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 19 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan?

The quickest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan is to taxi which takes 19 min and costs £35 - £50.

Is there a direct bus between Merthyr Tydfil and Pontneddfechan?

No, there is no direct bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) and arriving at Cefn Rhigos, Mount Road (Opposite 6 Mount Road) via Aberdare, Bus Station (Aberdare Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 44 min.

How long does it take to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan?

It takes approximately 1 h 44 min to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan, including transfers.