There are 5 ways to get from Newport to Porthcawl by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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

Train, bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend
  2. Take the bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) X2 / ...

$16 - $35

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Newport, Market Square to Cardiff, Westgate Street X5
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) X2

$10 - $11

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  40 min

  1. Take a taxi from Newport to Porthcawl 38 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  40 min

  1. Drive from Newport to Porthcawl 38 miles

$8 - $12

Uber  •  40 min

  1. Take an Uber from Newport to Porthcawl 38 miles

$80 - $110

Questions & Answers

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

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The quickest way to get from Newport to Porthcawl is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 40 min.

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The distance between Newport and Porthcawl is 31 miles. The road distance is 38 miles.

Get driving directions

It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Newport to Porthcawl, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newport to Porthcawl. However, there are services departing from Newport, Market Square and arriving at Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) via Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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What companies run services between Newport, Wales and Porthcawl, Wales?

You can take a bus from Newport to Porthcawl via Cardiff, Westgate Street and Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) in around 2 h 49 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bridgend
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
First
Bus from Cardiff, Wood Street JB (St David`s House) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Schedules at
First
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) to Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Newport, Market Square to Cardiff, Westgate Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Newport to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$80 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$80 - $110
uberX
$80 - $110
uberEXEC
$100 - $140
uberXL
$110 - $160
Taxi from Newport to Porthcawl
Ave. Duration
40 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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