There are 6 ways to get from Treforest to Cardiff by train, bus, taxi, car, rideshare or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  18 min

  1. Take the train from Trefforest to Cathays

$5 - $8

Cheapest option

Rideshare  •  32 min

  1. Take the rideshare from Pontypridd to Cardiff 11.9 miles

$2

4 alternative options

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge (Snow`s Garage (site)) to Cathays Park, Law Courts Stop RJ (Cardiff Crown Court) 132 / ...

$8

Taxi  •  16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Treforest to Cardiff 11.5 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  16 min

  1. Drive from Treforest to Cardiff 11.5 miles

$2 - $4

Uber  •  16 min

  1. Take an Uber from Treforest to Cardiff 11.5 miles

$24 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Treforest to Cardiff is to rideshare which costs £1 and takes 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Treforest to Cardiff is to taxi which takes 16 min and costs £26 - £32.

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The distance between Treforest and Cardiff is 16 km. The road distance is 18 km.

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The train from Trefforest to Cathays takes 18 min including transfers and departs every 20 minutes.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge (Snow`s Garage (site)) and arriving at Cathays Park, Law Courts Stop RJ (Cardiff Crown Court). Services depart every 10 minutes, and operate Friday, Saturday and Sunday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Trefforest and arriving at Cathays. Services depart every 20 minutes. The journey takes approximately 18 min.

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Treforest to Cardiff every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 18 min. Alternatively, Stagecoach South operates a bus from Treforest to Cardiff every 10 minutes. Tickets cost $8 and the journey takes 45 min. New Adventure Travel also services this route 3 times a week.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Trefforest to Cathays
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $8
First Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Glyntaf, Castle Inn Bridge (Snow`s Garage (site)) to Cathays Park, Law Courts Stop RJ (Cardiff Crown Court)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Pontypridd, Ynysangharad Park Gates to Cardiff, Kingsway
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Other operators
BlaBlaCar
Website
blablacar.com
Rideshare from Pontypridd to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$2
Book at
blablacar.co.uk
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Treforest to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$24 - $35
uberX
$24 - $35
uberEXEC
$35 - $50
uberXL
$35 - $50
Taxi from Treforest to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Cardiff Taxis and Executive Hire
Phone
+44 29 2199 2200
Website
cardifftaxis.com
Cardiff Cabs
Phone
+44 29 2090 9090
Website
cardiffcabs.com
ABC Taxis Newport
Phone
+441633 271007
Website
abctaxisnewport.co.uk
Chow Taxi
Phone
+441633 211011
Website
chowtaxis.com

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