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Bus London to Cardiff: Trip Overview

Daily Buses
4:00 am - 11:59 pm
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures
Average Ticket Price
Average Bus Trip Duration

Trip Reviews for London - Cardiff

4.4 out of 5 stars

User reviews from travelers who booked a bus ticket from London to Cardiff

Ratings and Reviews (22)

Michael James B.September 16, 2019 | 

Very good trip.

Mahboubeh E.August 20, 2019 | 

Every thing was excellent.

Lynice C.July 11, 2019 | 

There was an accident on M4 which caused the delay

Marcus C.June 2, 2019 | 

Everything was great

Christopher M.May 27, 2019 | 

Another great journey but yet again no WiFi working.

Christopher M.March 30, 2019 | 

Another journey with national express and another excellent journey it was.first class driver,coach and just for once the WiFi worked.

Kenneth H.January 16, 2019 | 

I was happy with the trip to London

Bernadette H.November 25, 2018 | 

Efficient service but the bus a bit chilly!

Jasvin K.November 21, 2018 | 

They are so friendly and helpful

Patricia D.October 31, 2018 | 

Your driver Adrian was brilliant.

Bojan D.September 17, 2018 | 

Very good

Alan B.September 6, 2018 | 

Great trip

Maria Isabel P.August 5, 2018 | 

Our only experience was very good. Punctual and helpful staff. Comfortable seats.

Deepa P.July 2, 2018 | 

Very comfortable and efficient

Silvia S.June 26, 2018 | 

The temperature on the bus was unbearably freezing

Peter T.June 25, 2018 | 

Bus made three stops instead of being direct London to Cardiff and took three hours 50 minutes instead of three hours 15 as promised

Richard G.June 7, 2018 | 

Trip was fine except for heavy traffic on the way out of London delayed us by 40 minutes.

Margaret N.May 4, 2018 | 

V good

Brian S.February 2, 2018 | 

Very effi ient

Paul P.January 7, 2018 | 

Bus was clean and on time and got us to Cardiff in excellent time.

Dan J.December 21, 2017 | 

Great journey, easy, would definitely do it again

Ilan B.December 5, 2017 | 

We started our trip to Cardif on 09:30 We arrived to Cardiff offer 14:00 very bad!

London to Cardiff Buses

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Bus Companies

Bus service from London to Cardiff are provided by Megabus and National Express.

Stations & Stops

Buses leaving from London to Cardiff will depart from Golders Green, Buckingham Palace Road, Earl's Court, Victoria Coach Station, Stratford, Stratford, Stratford, Great Eastern Rd, Hammersmith or Liverpool Street Station.

A bus ride to Cardiff will drop you off at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff - Castle Street Bus Stop, Cardiff Coach Station - Sophia Gardens, Cardiff University (o/s Cathays Rail Stn), Cardiff (Gabalfa Interchange, o/s Roberts Optometrists), Cardiff (Gabalfa Interchange, o/s Clinic), Cardiff Bus Stop - National Museum, Cardiff, Cardiff or Cardiff Bus Stop - Westgate.

Information on this bus route

Daily Buses17
Earliest and Latest Bus Departures4:00 am - 11:59 pm
Minimum Price$13
Average Ticket Price$34
Minimum Trip Duration
Average Bus Trip Duration
Bus companies on this routeMegabus UK, National Express

London to Cardiff Route Map

London to Cardiff Route Map

Frequently asked questions on the trip London - Cardiff

How much does a bus ticket from London to Cardiff cost?

The cheapest average bus price from London to Cardiff is $34. The best way to find cheap bus tickets from London to Cardiff is to book your tickets as early as possible. Prices tend to rise as your travel date approaches, so book in advance to secure the best prices!

How long is the bus ride from London to Cardiff?

The average travel time between London and Cardiff is around 3h 50m, although the fastest bus will take about 2h 45m.This is the time it takes to travel the 212 km that separates the two cities.

How many daily bus connections are there between London and Cardiff?

The number of buses from London to Cardiff can differ depending on the day of the week. On average, there are 17 on this route. Some buses run direct routes, while others have layovers. Simplify your bus trip from London to Cardiff by comparing and selecting the bus that fits you travel style and budget on Busbud.

Which bus companies travel from London to Cardiff?

When taking the bus from London to Cardiff, you can travel comfortably and safely with Megabus, National Express.

What are the departure and arrival stations when taking the bus from London to Cardiff?

Buses travelling between London and Cardiff leave from Golders Green or Buckingham Palace Road and arrive at Sophia Gardens, Cardiff - Castle Street Bus Stop, Cardiff Coach Station - Sophia Gardens.

About Bus Travel

Bus Travel Tips

If you're abroad, study some local language. Not only could it get you out of a pickle during your bus trip from London to Cardiff but it'll also be endearing to native speakers who will surely appreciate your effort.

From miles long of beauteous natural landscapes to impressive man-crafted sights, you’re bound to be in for a visual treat on your bus trip from London to Cardiff.

Buses are energy-efficient. Carrying a passenger over 100 kms by coach only takes 0.6-0.9 liters of gas. Compare that to the 2.6 liters required by high-speed train, 6.6 liters by airplane and 7.6 liters by gas-powered car, and it's clear that the bus is a more environmentally-conscious option for your bus transportation from London to Cardiff.

Tune out to the fine sounds of your best music playlist on your bus trip from London to Cardiff while indulging in miles on end of beautiful scenic views.

Did you know?

The average number of passengers on a coach bus is 32 meaning that a bus could replace a minimum of at least 30 cars!

The Superbus, created by a Dutch engineer is the world's fastest bus with 250 km/h. Too bad it's only a prototype for now.

The word 'bus' is an abbreviation of 'omnibus" which means 'for all' in Latin as buses were meant to be transportation for everybody.

Will you be returning to London by bus?

If you are looking for the return bus journey, check out buses from Cardiff to London.

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