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There are 3 ways to get from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3h 20m

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Bristol Parkway Plymouth - Edinburgh / ...
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central London Paddington - Swansea / ...

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Train, line 304 bus  •  4h 1m

  1. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central Taunton - Cardiff Central / ...
  2. Take the line 304 bus from Customhouse Street JL to Cardiff Airport 304

Drive  •  1h 36m

  1. Drive from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) 91.7 miles

Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) by train and bus

The journey time between Taunton and Cardiff Airport (CWL) is around 3h 20m and covers a distance of around 98 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 16m. Operated by CrossCountry, First Great Western Service, Transport for Wales and others, the Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) service departs from Taunton and arrives in Cardiff Airport. Typically 123 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

123 Weekly Services
3h 20m Average Duration
£44 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 1h 36m.

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The fastest way to get from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) is to drive which takes 1h 36m and costs £23 - £35.

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The distance between Taunton and Cardiff Airport (CWL) is 29 miles. The road distance is 91.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) without a car is to train which takes 3h 20m and costs £40 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3h 20m to get from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) is 92 miles. It takes approximately 1h 36m to drive from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL).

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Map of how to get from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL).
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  • Distance: 28.6 miles
  • Duration: 3h 20m

What companies run services between Taunton, England and Cardiff Airport (CWL), Wales?

You can take a train from Taunton to Cardiff Airport (CWL) via Bristol Parkway, Cardiff Central, Barry, and Windsor Court in around 3h 20m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Taunton to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £65
Website
https://www.crosscountrytrains.co.uk/
Standard
£30 - £45
1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£25 - £45
Website
https://www.crosscountrytrains.co.uk/
Standard
£25 - £40
1st Class
£30 - £45
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Taunton to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£24 - £55
Website
https://www.gwr.com/
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£35 - £55
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £40
Website
https://www.gwr.com/
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£26 - £40
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £90
Website
https://www.gwr.com/
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£55 - £90
Bus operators
Adventure Travel
Phone
02920 442040
Website
adventuretravel.cymru
Bus from Customhouse Street JL to Cardiff Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
Adventure Travel

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