There are 5 ways to get from Pontypridd to Newport 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.

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Train  •  48 min

  1. Take the train from Pontypridd to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Newport (S Wales)

$11 - $49

4 alternative options

Line 120 bus, line 50 bus  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the line 120 bus from Pontypridd, Catherine Street (Mill Street Market Place) to Caerphilly, Interchange (Caerphilly Interchange) 120
  2. Take the line 50 bus from Caerphilly, Interchange (Caerphilly Interchange) to Newport, Market Square 50

$11

Taxi  •  24 min

  1. Take a taxi from Pontypridd to Newport 20.9 miles

$60 - $75

Drive  •  24 min

  1. Drive from Pontypridd to Newport 20.9 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  24 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pontypridd to Newport 20.9 miles

$45 - $65

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The cheapest way to get from Pontypridd to Newport is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontypridd to Newport is to taxi which costs £45 - £55 and takes 24 min.

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The distance between Pontypridd and Newport is 15 miles. The road distance is 20.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 48 min to get from Pontypridd to Newport, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pontypridd to Newport. However, there are services departing from Pontypridd, Catherine Street (Mill Street Market Place) and arriving at Newport, Market Square via Caerphilly, Interchange (Caerphilly Interchange). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pontypridd to Newport. However, there are services departing from Pontypridd and arriving at Newport (S Wales) via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 48 min.

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

You can take a train from Pontypridd to Newport via Cardiff Central in around 48 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Pontypridd to Newport via Caerphilly, Interchange (Caerphilly Interchange) in around 1 h 31 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Pontypridd to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Train from Cardiff Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pontypridd, Catherine Street (Mill Street Market Place) to Caerphilly, Interchange (Caerphilly Interchange)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Caerphilly, Interchange (Caerphilly Interchange) to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pontypridd to Newport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$45 - $65
uberX
$45 - $65
uberEXEC
$60 - $85
uberXL
$65 - $90
Taxi from Pontypridd to Newport
Ave. Duration
24 min
Estimated price
$60 - $75
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk

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