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Duration 30 min
Distance 136 miles
Average price £80
Nearby airports 5 found

Closest airports to Wales

The nearest airport to Wales is Bristol (BRS). However, there are better options for getting to Wales. Transport for Wales operates a train from Crewe to Cardiff Central hourly. Tickets cost £65 - £95 and the journey takes 2h 57m. Alternatively, Megabus UK operates a bus from Bristol Airport Terminal to Cardiff North Road once daily. Tickets cost £7 - £13 and the journey takes 30 min.

Recommended airport

Manchester (MAN)

  1. Crewe
  2. Cardiff
4h 23m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£75 - £111
Other nearby airports

Dublin (DUB)

  1. Dublin
  2. Holyhead
  3. Cardiff
11h 41m

Birmingham (BHX)

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

Bristol (BRS)

  1. Bristol Airport Terminal
  2. Cardiff
30 min
Bookable on Rome2rio
£7 - £13

Cardiff (CWL)

  1. Cardiff Airport, Airport
  2. Barry
  3. Cardiff
54 min

Important airports for Cardiff

Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling to Wales? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

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The nearest airport to Wales is Cardiff (CWL) Airport which is 64.5 miles away. Other nearby airports include Bristol (BRS) (76.9 miles), Birmingham (BHX) (85.8 miles) and Manchester (MAN) (96.6 miles).

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It takes 4h 23m to get from Cardiff to Manchester (MAN) Airport.

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We recommend flying to Manchester (MAN) Airport, which is 136.5 miles away from Cardiff. The train via Manchester Airport from Manchester (MAN) to Cardiff takes 4h 23m.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Wales. Prices start at £75 per night.

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