There are 5 ways to get from Tonypandy to Cardiff by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  35 min

  1. Take the train from Tonypandy to Cathays

$7 - $11

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Line 122 bus  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the line 122 bus from Tonypandy, Steps to Cardiff Castle, Castle Stop 1 (Cardiff Castle) 122

$9

Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Tonypandy to Cardiff 20 miles

$55 - $70

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Tonypandy to Cardiff 20 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  26 min

  1. Take an Uber from Tonypandy to Cardiff 20 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Tonypandy to Cardiff is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 26 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tonypandy to Cardiff is to taxi which costs £40 - £55 and takes 26 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Tonypandy, Steps and arriving at Cardiff Castle, Castle Stop 1 (Cardiff Castle). Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tonypandy and arriving at Cathays. Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 35 min.

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The distance between Tonypandy and Cardiff is 15 miles. The road distance is 20 miles.

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The best way to get from Tonypandy to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 35 min and costs £5 - £9.

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The train from Tonypandy to Cathays takes 35 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Tonypandy to Cardiff bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Tonypandy, Steps station.

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Tonypandy to Cardiff train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Tonypandy station.

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The best way to get from Tonypandy to Cardiff is to train which takes 35 min and costs £5 - £9. Alternatively, you can line 122 bus, which costs £7 and takes 1 h 25 min.

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  • Distance: 15.5 miles
  • Duration: 35 min

What companies run services between Tonypandy, Wales and Cardiff, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Tonypandy to Cardiff hourly. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 35 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from Tonypandy to Cardiff every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 25 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Tonypandy to Cathays
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Tonypandy, Steps to Cardiff Castle, Castle Stop 1 (Cardiff Castle)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Tonypandy to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$40 - $60
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uber.com
Assist
$40 - $60
UberX
$40 - $60
Exec
$55 - $80
UberXL
$60 - $85
Taxi from Tonypandy to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$55 - $70
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com

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Tonypandy to Cardiff bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Cardiff Castle, Castle Stop 1 (Cardiff Castle) station.

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Tonypandy to Cardiff train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Cathays station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tonypandy to Cardiff is 20 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Tonypandy to Cardiff.

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