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There are 4 ways to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff by train, bus, subway, 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  •  2 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$78 - $143

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street National Express

$18 - $23

2 alternative options

Subway, night bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the subway from King's Cross St. Pancras station to Heathrow Terminals 1-2-3 station Piccadilly
  2. Take the night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cathays Park, University M7

$28 - $47

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Drive from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff 152.8 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff is to drive which costs £25 - £40 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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The distance between St Pancras International Station and Cardiff is 132 miles. The road distance is 152.8 miles.

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The best way to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs £55 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 44 min to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff, including transfers.

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The best way to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff is to train which takes 2 h 44 min and costs £55 - £110. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 43 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between St Pancras International Station to Cardiff is 153 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 41 min to drive from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff.

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There are 553+ hotels available in Cardiff. Prices start at $61 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff.
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  • Distance: 132.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 44 min

What companies run services between St Pancras International Station, England and Cardiff, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $140 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 35 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
London Underground (Tube)
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cathays Park, University
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
Megabus UK

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