There are 4 ways to get from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff Central

$30 - $55

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Bus  •  2 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Weston-super-Mare, Alexandra Parade to Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal A3
  2. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) 216

$20 - $24

2 alternative options

Train via Bristol Temple Meads  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Weston-super-Mare to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central

$30 - $98

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff 54 miles

$11 - $17

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No, there is no direct bus from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff. However, there are services departing from Weston-super-Mare, Alexandra Parade and arriving at Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) via Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 37 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Weston-super-Mare and arriving at Cardiff Central. Services depart every two hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 31 min.

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The distance between Weston-super-Mare and Cardiff is 13 miles. The road distance is 54 miles.

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The best way to get from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff without a car is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs .

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The train from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff Central takes 1 h 31 min including transfers and departs every two hours.

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Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff bus services, operated by First, depart from Weston-super-Mare, Alexandra Parade station.

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Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Weston-super-Mare station.

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The best way to get from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff is to train which takes 1 h 31 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 37 min.

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Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) station.

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Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Cardiff Central station.

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Map of how to get from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff.
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  • Distance: 12.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 31 min

What companies run services between Weston-super-Mare, England and Cardiff, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff every 2 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff via Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal in around 2 h 37 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $19
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Weston-super-Mare to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Single
$29 - $45
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $19
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff is 54 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Weston-super-Mare to Cardiff.

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