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There are 4 ways to get from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  39 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Cogan

$8 - $42

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Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) 15.2 miles

$45 - $55

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) 15.2 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) 15.2 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) is to drive which costs £2 - £4 and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 21 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water). However, there are services departing from Newport (S Wales) and arriving at Cogan via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 39 min.

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The distance between Newport and Cardiff Bay (Water) is 12 miles. The road distance is 15.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) without a car is to train which takes 39 min and costs £5 - £35.

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It takes approximately 39 min to get from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water), including transfers.

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Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Newport (S Wales) station.

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Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Cogan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) is 15 miles. It takes approximately 21 min to drive from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water).

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  • Distance: 11.9 miles
  • Duration: 39 min

What companies run services between Newport, Wales and Cardiff Bay (Water), Wales?

You can take a train from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water) via Cardiff Central in around 39 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Cardiff Central to Cogan
Ave. Duration
7 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$1 - $3
Anytime Day Single
$2 - $3
First Anytime Day Single
$1 - $3
CrossCountry
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$30 - $45
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uber.com
Assist
$30 - $45
UberX
$30 - $45
Exec
$45 - $65
UberXL
$45 - $65
Taxi from Newport to Cardiff Bay (Water)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$45 - $55
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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