There are 5 ways to get from Monmouth to Cardiff by bus, train, taxi or car

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  •  1 h

  1. Take the bus from Monmouth to Cardiff University National Express

$7 - $11

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Wyesham Turn to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station) 69 / ...
  2. Take the train from Chepstow to Cardiff Central

$19 - $57

Bus, line 30 bus  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the bus from Over Monnow, Somerset Road to Newport, Friars Walk 60
  2. Take the line 30 bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Golden Cross PH) 30

$12

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Monmouth to Cardiff 37.7 miles

$190 - $230

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Monmouth to Cardiff 37.7 miles

$8 - $12

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The cheapest way to get from Monmouth to Cardiff is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Monmouth to Cardiff is to taxi which takes 40 min and costs £140 - £170.

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The distance between Monmouth and Cardiff is 49 km. The road distance is 60 km.

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The bus from Monmouth to Cardiff University takes 1 h including transfers and departs once daily.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Monmouth and arriving at Cardiff University. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h.

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What companies run services between Monmouth, Wales and Cardiff, Wales?

National Express operates a bus from Monmouth to Cardiff once daily. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1 h.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chepstow to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
Phil Anslow Travel
Phone
01495 77 55 99
Email
philanslowcoaches@outlook.com
Website
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Wyesham Turn to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Monmouthshire County
Phone
+44 1633 644644
Email
contact@monmouthshire.gov.uk
Website
monmouthshire.gov.uk
Bus from Monmouth, Bus Station (Monmouth Bus Station) to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
monmouthshire.gov.uk
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Wyesham Turn to Chepstow, Bus Station (Chepstow Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Newport Bus
Phone
+44 1633 263600
Email
managingdirector@newporttransport.co.uk
Website
newportbus.co.uk
Bus from Over Monnow, Somerset Road to Newport, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
newportbus.co.uk
Cardiff Bus
Phone
029 2066 6444
Email
talktous@cardiffbus.com
Website
cardiffbus.com
Bus from Newport, Friars Walk to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Golden Cross PH)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
cardiffbus.com
Other operators
Taxi from Monmouth to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$190 - $230
Hi Town Taxis
Phone
+44 1432 354321
Website
hitowntaxis.co.uk

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