There are 5 ways to get from Strood to Wales by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via St Pancras International  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$95 - $169

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Bus  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Victoria 762 / ...
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Castle Street National Express / ...

$26 - $56

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Rochester to London Blackfriars
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$95 - $172

Drive  •  3 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Strood to Cardiff 191.2 miles

$40 - $60

Train, fly, bus, line 4 bus  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Strood to St Pancras International
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)

$126 - $336

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The cheapest way to get from Strood to Wales is to bus which costs £19 - £45 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Strood to Wales is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 12 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Strood to Wales. However, there are services departing from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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The distance between Strood and Wales is 191 miles. The road distance is 191.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Strood to Wales without a car is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs £70 - £130.

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Strood to Wales, including transfers.

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Strood to Wales bus services, operated by Clarkes of London, depart from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom station.

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The best way to get from Strood to Wales is to train which takes 3 h 25 min and costs £70 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £19 - £45 and takes 6 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Strood to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Map of how to get from Strood to Wales.
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  • Distance: 191.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

What companies run services between Strood, England and Wales?

You can take a train from Strood to Cardiff via St Pancras International, King's Cross St. Pancras Underground Station, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, and London Paddington in around 3 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Strood to Cardiff via Victoria and London Victoria Coach Station in around 6 h 5 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Southeastern
Phone
+44 345 322 7021
Website
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Train from Strood to St Pancras International
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Train from Rochester to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
southeasternrailway.co.uk
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
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
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Rochester to London Blackfriars
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Bus operators
Clarkes of London
Phone
020 8778 6697
Email
info@clarkescoaches.co.uk
Website
clarkescoaches.co.uk
Bus from Earl Estate, Maple Road Bottom to Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
Clarkes of London
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
nationalexpress.com
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester Bus Interchange to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Strood to Wales is 191 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 12 min to drive from Strood to Wales.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 235+ hotels available in Wales. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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