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There are 5 ways to get from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train, line 304 bus

  1. Take the train from Pontypridd to Barry
  2. Take the line 304 bus from Barry, Windsor Court to Cardiff Airport, Airport

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Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport

Line 132 bus, line 304 bus

  1. Take the line 132 bus from Pontypridd, Catherine Street E4 to Cardiff, Central Station JM
  2. Take the line 304 bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL to Cardiff Airport, Airport

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL)

Drive

  1. Drive from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL)

Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) by train and bus

The journey time between Pontypridd and Cardiff Airport (CWL) is around 1h 40m and covers a distance of around 26 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 27 min. The fastest journey normally takes 1h 16m. Operated by Transport for Wales and New Adventure Travel, the Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) service departs from Pontypridd and arrives in Cardiff Airport, Airport. Typically 105 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 12m
Layover time:
27 min
Total time:
1h 40m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
1h 16m
Journey distance:
26 miles
Services per week:
105
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
2 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:15
Last service departs at:
22:08

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) train and bus schedules

Departing Tuesday, October 19, 2021

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) is to taxi which costs £45 - £60 and takes 29 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL). However, there are services departing from Pontypridd, Catherine Street E4 and arriving at Cardiff Airport, Airport via Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 1m.

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The distance between Pontypridd and Cardiff Airport (CWL) is 14 miles. The road distance is 22.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) without a car is to train and line 304 bus which takes 1h 54m and costs .

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It takes approximately 1h 54m to get from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL), including transfers.

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Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Pontypridd, Catherine Street E4 station.

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Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) bus services, operated by New Adventure Travel, arrive at Cardiff Airport, Airport station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) is 22 miles. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL).

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Map of how to get from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL).
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  • Distance: 14.2 miles
  • Duration: 1h 54m

What companies run services between Pontypridd, Wales and Cardiff Airport (CWL), Wales?

You can take a bus from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL) via Cardiff, Central Station JM and Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL in around 3h 1m.

Train operators
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Barry, Windsor Court to Cardiff Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
New Adventure Travel
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street JL to Cardiff Airport, Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
New Adventure Travel
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pontypridd, Catherine Street E4 to Cardiff, Central Station JM
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
£6 - £9
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Other operators
Taxi from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport (CWL)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
£45 - £60
RT Taxis
Phone
+44 7802 251 236
Website
rt-taxis.business.site
Pontypridd Taxi Services
Phone
+44 7778 168 868
Website
pontypriddtaxiservices.co.uk
Fox Cabs Pontypridd
Phone
+44 7537 836 179
A & L Taxis
Phone
+44 7969 057 821
Website
pontypridd-taxis.co.uk
Jayride
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Pontypridd to Cardiff Airport
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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