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Duration 1h 13m
Distance 117 miles
Average price £60
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Cardiff Bay

The nearest airport to Cardiff Bay is Cardiff (CWL). However, there are better options for getting to Cardiff Bay. First Great Western Service operates a train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central hourly. Tickets cost £50 - £65 and the journey takes 1h 50m. Great Northern also services this route once a week. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol (BRS) to Cardiff Bay via Cardiff North Road and Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL in around 1h 13m.

Recommended airport

London Heathrow (LHR)

  1. London Paddington
  2. Cardiff Bay
2h 29m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£44 - £97
Other nearby airports

Bristol (BRS)

  1. Bristol Airport Terminal
  2. Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL
  3. Cardiff Bay
1h 13m
Cheapest
£10 - £15

Birmingham (BHX)

  1. Birmingham New Street
  2. Cardiff Bay
2h 58m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£58 - £255

London Luton (LTN)

  1. Airport Bus Station
  2. London Paddington
  3. Cardiff Bay
3h 14m
£47 - £74

Cardiff (CWL)

  1. Cardiff Airport, Airport
  2. Barry
  3. Cardiff Bay
50 min

Important airports for Cardiff

Frequently asked questions

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The nearest airport to Cardiff Bay is Cardiff (CWL) Airport which is 8.9 miles away. Other nearby airports include Bristol (BRS) (20.3 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (92.1 miles), London Heathrow (LHR) (117.4 miles) and London Luton (LTN) (123.6 miles).

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It takes 2h 29m to get from Cardiff to London Heathrow (LHR) Airport.

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We recommend flying to London Heathrow (LHR) Airport, which is 118 miles away from Cardiff. The train via London Paddington from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cardiff takes 2h 29m.

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