There are 4 ways to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$83 - $154

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 30 min

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

$18 - $24

2 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Kingsway M7

$28 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 41 min

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

$30 - $50

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 $80 - $150 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 20 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between St Pancras International Station and Cardiff is 211 km. The road distance is 244 km.

The cheapest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff is to drive which takes 2 h 41 min and costs £24 - £40.

No, there is no direct bus from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from St Pancras International and arriving at Cardiff, Kingsway via Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 26 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 45 min to get from St Pancras International Station to Cardiff, including transfers.

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