There are 5 ways to get from The O2 Arena to Wales by train, bus, car, subway or plane

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Train  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central

$81 - $159

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Bus National Express  •  5 h 36 min

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

$19 - $24

3 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  6 h 18 min

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

$30 - $46

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. Drive from The O2 Arena to Cardiff 159.2 miles

$30 - $50

Tube, fly, train, line 4 bus  •  6 h 21 min

  1. Take the Tube from North Greenwich Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  4. Take the line 4 bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)

$98 - $302

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No, there is no direct bus from The O2 Arena to Wales. However, there are services departing from Poplar, Cotton Street and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street via London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 36 min.

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The distance between The O2 Arena and Wales is 170 miles. The road distance is 159.2 miles.

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The best way to get from The O2 Arena to Wales without a car is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to get from The O2 Arena to Wales, including transfers.

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The O2 Arena to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from The O2 Arena to Wales is to train which takes 2 h 56 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 36 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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The O2 Arena to Wales bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between The O2 Arena to Wales is 159 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 55 min to drive from The O2 Arena to Wales.

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

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Map of how to get from The O2 Arena to Wales.
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  • Distance: 169.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 56 min

What companies run services between The O2 Arena, England and Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from The O2 Arena to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $75 - $150 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from The O2 Arena to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 35 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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $150
London Underground (Tube)
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Contact Details
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Subway from North Greenwich Underground Station to Green Park Underground Station
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station (Town Crier) to Buckley, Black Lion (Black Lion PH)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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