There are 4 ways to get from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Line 174 bus, train  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Take the line 174 bus from Bowlish, Old Hospital to Bath City Centre, Bus Station 174
  2. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central

$30 - $54

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Shepton Mallet to Bristol Bus & Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens 202 / ...

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Westbury (Wilts) to Cardiff Central

$48 - $89

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff 64 miles

$13 - $20

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No, there is no direct bus from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Shepton Mallet and arriving at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens via Bristol, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Shepton Mallet and Cardiff is 34 miles. The road distance is 64 miles.

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The best way to get from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff without a car is to line 174 bus and train which takes 2 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to get from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff, including transfers.

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Shepton Mallet to Cardiff bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Shepton Mallet station.

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The best way to get from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff is to bus which takes 3 h 10 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 59 min.

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Shepton Mallet to Cardiff bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shepton Mallet to Cardiff is 64 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff.

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There are 528+ hotels available in Cardiff. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff.
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  • Distance: 34.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 55 min

What companies run services between Shepton Mallet, England and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a bus from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Bristol, Bus Station in around 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, Great Western Railway operates a train from Shepton Mallet to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $65 and the journey takes 1 h 28 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Train from Westbury (Wilts) to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Bus operators
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 Shepton Mallet to Bristol Bus & Coach Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol, Bus Station to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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