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There are 6 ways to get from Port Isaac to Cardiff by train, bus, night bus or car

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  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bodmin Parkway to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

$191 - $350

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod to Saltash, Fore Street Bottom 902
  2. Take the night bus from Saltash to Bristol Airport
  3. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff, Castle Street 216

$22 - $29

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Bus, train CrossCountry  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod to Saltash, Fore Street Bottom 902
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

$82 - $189

Bus, train via Taunton  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod to Bodmin Parkway Station 184
  2. Take the train from Bodmin Parkway to Taunton
  3. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central

$103 - $190

Bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod to Plymouth, Derry's Cross North 902
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
  3. Take the bus from Bristol Airport to Cardiff, Castle Street 216

$40 - $44

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from Port Isaac to Cardiff 177 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Port Isaac to Cardiff is to bus and night bus which costs £16 - £23 and takes 8 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Port Isaac to Cardiff is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Port Isaac to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station and Bristol Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 53 min.

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The distance between Port Isaac and Cardiff is 95 miles. The road distance is 177 miles.

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The best way to get from Port Isaac to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs £140 - £270.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from Port Isaac to Cardiff, including transfers.

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Port Isaac to Cardiff bus services, operated by Plymouth Citybus, depart from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod station.

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The best way to get from Port Isaac to Cardiff is to train which takes 5 h 22 min and costs £140 - £270. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £30 - £34 and takes 7 h 53 min.

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Port Isaac to Cardiff bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Port Isaac to Cardiff is 177 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from Port Isaac to Cardiff.

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Map of how to get from Port Isaac to Cardiff.
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  • Distance: 94.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between Port Isaac, England and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a train from Port Isaac to Cardiff via Bodmin Parkway, Plymouth, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 5 h 22 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Port Isaac to Cardiff via Plymouth, Derry's Cross North, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, and Bristol Airport in around 7 h 53 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $130
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
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Bodmin Parkway to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Bus operators
Plymouth Citybus
Phone
01752 662271
Email
customer.services@plymouthbus.co.uk
Website
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod to Saltash, Fore Street Bottom
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod to Bodmin Parkway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Bus from Port Isaac, The Pea Pod to Plymouth, Derry's Cross North
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
plymouthbus.co.uk
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$32
Website
Stagecoach South West
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 Bristol Airport to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Saltash to Bristol Airport
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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