There are 5 ways to get from Pencoed to Cardiff 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  •  21 min

  1. Take the train from Pencoed to Cardiff Central

$7 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  30 min

  1. Take the bus from Pencoed, Petrol Station (Texaco Service Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) X10

$3 - $5

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  19 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pencoed to Cardiff 17.8 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  19 min

  1. Drive from Pencoed to Cardiff 17.8 miles

$3 - $6

Uber  •  19 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pencoed to Cardiff 17.8 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Pencoed to Cardiff is to bus which costs £2 - £4 and takes 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pencoed to Cardiff is to taxi which costs £40 - £50 and takes 19 min.

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The distance between Pencoed and Cardiff is 14 miles. The road distance is 17.8 miles.

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The train from Pencoed to Cardiff Central takes 21 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Pencoed, Petrol Station (Texaco Service Station) station and arriving at Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse). Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Pencoed and arriving at Cardiff Central. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 21 min.

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What companies run services between Pencoed, Wales and Cardiff, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Pencoed to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $12 and the journey takes 21 min. Alternatively, First operates a bus from Pencoed to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $3 - $5 and the journey takes 30 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Pencoed to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pencoed to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$35 - $55
uberX
$35 - $55
uberEXEC
$50 - $75
uberXL
$55 - $80
Taxi from Pencoed to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
19 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

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