There are 6 ways to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus, line 7 bus  •  1 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Treharris, Bus Station (Treharris Bus Station) 78 / ...
  2. Take the line 7 bus from Treharris, Bus Station (Treharris Bus Station) to Ystrad Mynach, Railway Station (Nancy`s Cafe) 7

$7

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Train  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Queen Street to Ystrad Mynach

$14 - $23

Line 1 bus, bus  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the line 1 bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Bargoed, Station (Bargoed Railway Station) 1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bargoed, Interchange to Ystrad Mynach, Siloh Chapel 50 / ...

$10

Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach 12.1 miles

$27 - $33

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach 12.1 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  17 min

  1. Take an Uber from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach 12.1 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach is to drive which costs £2 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach is to taxi which costs £21 - £26 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Merthyr Tydfil station to Ystrad Mynach station. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) and arriving at Ystrad Mynach, Railway Station (Nancy`s Cafe) via Treharris, Bus Station (Treharris Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 29 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach. However, there are services departing from Merthyr Tydfil and arriving at Ystrad Mynach via Cardiff Queen Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 36 min.

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The distance between Merthyr Tydfil and Ystrad Mynach is 10 miles. The road distance is 12.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach without a car is to bus and line 7 bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £6.

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It takes approximately 1 h 29 min to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach, including transfers.

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Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station).

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Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Merthyr Tydfil station.

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The best way to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach is to bus and line 7 bus which takes 1 h 29 min and costs £6. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £10 - £18 and takes 1 h 36 min.

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Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach bus services, operated by Harris Coaches, arrive at Ystrad Mynach, Railway Station (Nancy`s Cafe).

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Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Ystrad Mynach station.

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Map of how to get from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach.
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  • Distance: 9.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 29 min

What companies run services between Merthyr Tydfil, Wales and Ystrad Mynach, Wales?

You can take a bus from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach via Treharris, Bus Station (Treharris Bus Station) in around 1 h 29 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach via Cardiff Queen Street in around 1 h 36 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff Queen Street
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
Train from Cardiff Queen Street to Ystrad Mynach
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$4 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Treharris, Bus Station (Treharris Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) to Bargoed, Station (Bargoed Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bargoed, Interchange to Ystrad Mynach, Siloh Chapel
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Website
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 Treharris, Bus Station (Treharris Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Harris Coaches
Phone
01527 872857
Email
info@harriscoaches.com
Website
harriscoaches.com
Bus from Treharris, Bus Station (Treharris Bus Station) to Ystrad Mynach, Railway Station (Nancy`s Cafe)
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
harriscoaches.com
Bus from Bargoed, Interchange to Ystrad Mynach, Siloh Chapel
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
harriscoaches.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$25 - $40
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uber.com
Assist
$25 - $40
UberX
$25 - $40
Exec
$35 - $50
UberXL
$35 - $55
Taxi from Merthyr Tydfil to Ystrad Mynach
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$27 - $33

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