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There are 4 ways to get from Porthcawl to Aberdare by train, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Aberdare

$49 - $70

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  44m

  1. Take a taxi from Porthcawl to Aberdare 36.5 miles

$120 - $160

Drive  •  44m

  1. Drive from Porthcawl to Aberdare 36.5 miles

$7 - $12

Uber  •  44m

  1. Take an Uber from Porthcawl to Aberdare 36.5 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Porthcawl to Aberdare is to drive which costs £6 - £9 and takes 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Porthcawl to Aberdare is to taxi which costs £95 - £120 and takes 44m.

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The distance between Porthcawl and Aberdare is 20 miles. The road distance is 36.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Porthcawl to Aberdare without a car is to train which takes 2h 9m and costs £35 - £55.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m to get from Porthcawl to Aberdare, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porthcawl to Aberdare is 36 miles. It takes approximately 44m to drive from Porthcawl to Aberdare.

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There are 209+ hotels available in Aberdare. Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 19.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 9m

What companies run services between Porthcawl, Wales and Aberdare, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Porthcawl to Aberdare hourly. Tickets cost $20 - $35 and the journey takes 1h 57m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bridgend to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Porthcawl to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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Assist
$75 - $110
UberX
$75 - $110
Exec
$100 - $140
UberXL
$110 - $160
Taxi from Porthcawl to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
44m
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+441792 644446
Website
yellowcabswales.co.uk
Data Cabs
Phone
+441792 474747
Website
datacabs.com

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