There are 5 ways to get from Porthcawl to Port Talbot by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Line 85 bus  •  32 min

  1. Take the line 85 bus from Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) to Port Talbot, The Legion (Port Talbot British Legion) 85

$3 - $4

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  53 min

  1. Take the bus from Porthcawl, Northways to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station) X2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Bridgend to Port Talbot Parkway

$8 - $16

Taxi  •  12 min

  1. Take a taxi from Porthcawl to Port Talbot 10.4 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  12 min

  1. Drive from Porthcawl to Port Talbot 10.4 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  12 min

  1. Take an Uber from Porthcawl to Port Talbot 10.4 miles

$22 - $35

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) and arriving at Port Talbot, The Legion (Port Talbot British Legion). Services depart every four hours, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 32 min.

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The distance between Porthcawl and Port Talbot is 9 miles. The road distance is 10.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Porthcawl to Port Talbot without a car is to line 85 bus which takes 32 min and costs .

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The line 85 bus from Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) to Port Talbot, The Legion (Port Talbot British Legion) takes 32 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Porthcawl to Port Talbot bus services, operated by First, depart from Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) station.

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Porthcawl to Port Talbot bus services, operated by First, arrive at Port Talbot, The Legion (Port Talbot British Legion) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Porthcawl to Port Talbot is 10 miles. It takes approximately 12 min to drive from Porthcawl to Port Talbot.

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There are 310+ hotels available in Port Talbot. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Porthcawl to Port Talbot.
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  • Distance: 8.5 miles
  • Duration: 32 min

What companies run services between Porthcawl, Wales and Port Talbot, Wales?

First operates a bus from Porthcawl to Port Talbot every 4 hours. Tickets cost $3 - $4 and the journey takes 32 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bridgend to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $12
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$6 - $10
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $12
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bridgend to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
15 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 - $12
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Porthcawl, Lias Road (Somerfield) to Port Talbot, The Legion (Port Talbot British Legion)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Bus from Porthcawl, Northways to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
First
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Porthcawl, Northways to Bridgend, Bus Station (Bridgend Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Porthcawl to Port Talbot
Ave. Duration
12 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$22 - $35
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uber.com
Assist
$22 - $35
UberX
$22 - $35
Exec
$30 - $45
UberXL
$30 - $45
Taxi from Porthcawl to Port Talbot
Ave. Duration
12 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Yellow Cabs
Phone
+441792 644446
Website
yellowcabswales.co.uk
Data Cabs
Phone
+441792 474747
Website
datacabs.com

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