There are 3 ways to get from Thorpe Park to Cardiff by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Staines to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Cardiff Central

$68 - $129

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens 201 / ...

$23 - $34

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Thorpe Park to Cardiff 133.2 miles

$28 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Thorpe Park to Cardiff is to bus which costs £17 - £26 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Thorpe Park to Cardiff is to drive which costs £22 - £35 and takes 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Thorpe Park and Cardiff is 116 miles. The road distance is 133.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 min to get from Thorpe Park to Cardiff, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Thorpe Park to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Thorpe Park Main Entrance and arriving at Cardiff, Sophia Gardens via Elmsleigh Bus Station and Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Thorpe Park, Surrey, England and Cardiff, Wales?

You can take a train from Thorpe Park to Cardiff via Thorpe Park Grounds, Staines Railway Station, Staines, and Reading in around 3 h 21 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Thorpe Park to Cardiff every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 3 h 45 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport Terminal 5, Heathrow Terminal 5 to Cardiff, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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