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

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Bus  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Porthcawl, Northways to Gadlys, Depot Road 172

$12

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Taxi  •  44 min

  1. Take a taxi from Porthcawl to Aberdare 36.5 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  44 min

  1. Drive from Porthcawl to Aberdare 36.5 miles

$7 - $12

Uber  •  44 min

  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 44 min.

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

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porthcawl, Northways and arriving at Gadlys, Depot Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 59 min.

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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 bus which takes 1 h 59 min and costs £9.

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The bus from Porthcawl, Northways to Gadlys, Depot Road takes 1 h 59 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Porthcawl to Aberdare bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Porthcawl, Northways station.

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Porthcawl to Aberdare bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Gadlys, Depot Road station.

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

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There are 193+ hotels available in Aberdare. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Porthcawl to Aberdare.
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  • Distance: 19.7 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 59 min

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

Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from Porthcawl to Aberdare hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 59 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Porthcawl, Northways to Gadlys, Depot Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Porthcawl to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
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uber.com
Assist
$75 - $110
UberX
$75 - $110
Exec
$100 - $140
UberXL
$110 - $160
Taxi from Porthcawl to Aberdare
Ave. Duration
44 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+441792 644446
Website
yellowcabswales.co.uk
Data Cabs
Phone
+441792 474747
Website
datacabs.com

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