There are 4 ways to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Line 460 bus, train  •  3 h 24 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) 460
  2. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central

$34 - $80

Cheapest option

Line 460 bus, bus  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the line 460 bus from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) 460
  2. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) T1c

$27 - $28

2 alternative options

Drive  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff 85.6 miles

$18 - $27

Uber  •  1 h 36 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff 85.6 miles

$180 - $250

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) and arriving at Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) via Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Newcastle Emlyn and Cardiff is 68 miles. The road distance is 85.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff without a car is to line 460 bus and train which takes 3 h 24 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 24 min to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff, including transfers.

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Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff bus services, operated by Richards Bros, depart from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) station.

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Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff is 86 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 36 min to drive from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Cardiff. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff.
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  • Distance: 67.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 24 min

What companies run services between Newcastle Emlyn, Carmarthenshire, Wales and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a bus from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff via Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) and Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) in around 3 h 58 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Newcastle Emlyn, Cattle Market (Emlyn Garage) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse)
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newcastle Emlyn to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$180 - $250
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$180 - $250
UberX
$180 - $250
Exec
$220 - $310
UberXL
$260 - $360

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