There are 6 ways to get from Norwich to Wales by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Great Western Railway  •  4 h 47 min

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

$128 - $214

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Bus  •  7 h 29 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

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Train CrossCountry  •  6 h 46 min

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

$139 - $209

Drive  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Norwich to Cardiff 249.2 miles

$50 - $80

Fly to Manchester, train, line 4 bus  •  5 h 36 min

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

$100 - $233

Fly to Exeter, train  •  6 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Norwich (NWI) to Exeter (EXT) NWI - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

$130 - $424

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

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The best way to get from Norwich to Wales without a car is to train which takes 4 h 47 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Norwich to Wales, including transfers.

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Norwich to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Norwich Bus Station.

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Norwich to Wales train services, operated by East Midlands Trains, depart from Norwich station.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Wales is to train which takes 4 h 47 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 29 min.

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The quickest flight from Norwich Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Norwich to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Map of how to get from Norwich to Wales.
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  • Distance: 214.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 47 min

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 47 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Norwich to Cardiff via London Victoria Coach Station in around 7 h 29 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
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Norwich to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$90 - $130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Nottingham to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Norwich Bus Station to London Victoria Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $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
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Norwich to Wales train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Norwich to Wales is 249 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to drive from Norwich to Wales.

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Loganair offers flights from Norwich Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 239+ hotels available in Wales. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Norwich to Norwich Airport is to line 501 bus which takes 18 min and costs .

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