There are 5 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.

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Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Glynneath, Woolpack (Woolpack PH) X75

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

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

$10

Taxi  •  19 min

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

$45 - $60

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

$28 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 19 min.

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

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The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Pontneddfechan is 9 miles. The road distance is 13.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 45 min to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Merthyr Tydfil station to Pontneddfechan. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) and arriving at Pont-Walby, Pontwalby Bridge via Glynneath, Co-op (Glynneath Co-op). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan.
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  • Distance: 9.3 miles
  • Duration: 45 min

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

First operates a bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan 4 times a day. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 22 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
$28 - $40
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$28 - $40
UberX
$28 - $40
Exec
$40 - $55
UberXL
$40 - $60
Taxi from Merthyr Tydfil to Pontneddfechan
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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