There are 5 ways to get from Norwich to Wales by train, bus, car or plane

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 Great Western Railway  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$129 - $225

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street National Express

$28 - $37

3 alternative options

Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Norwich to Nottingham
  2. Take the train from Nottingham to Cardiff Central

$104 - $210

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to Cardiff 249.2 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, train, line 4 bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Manchester (MAN) NWI - MAN
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Chester
  3. Take the line 4 bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)

$97 - $236

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Norwich to Wales is to bus which costs £21 - £28 and takes 7 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Norwich to Wales is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Norwich and Wales is 215 miles. The road distance is 249.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Norwich to Wales, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Norwich station to Wales. However, there are services departing from Norwich Bus Station and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Norwich to Wales. However, there are services departing from Norwich and arriving at Cardiff Central via Nottingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 46 min.

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What companies run services between Norwich, England and Wales?

You can take a train from Norwich to Cardiff via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Underground Station, Lancaster Gate Underground Station, and London Paddington in around 4 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Cardiff via London Victoria Coach Station in around 7 h 5 min.

Airlines
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Norwich to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Norwich to Nottingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Chester
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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