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What's the best way to get from Birmingham to Cardiff? If you're not sure, don't worry - Virail can help you. The only thing you have to do is enter your planned travel dates, and let Virail's powerful search tool deal with the rest. We'll look at the routes offered by our trusted travel partners to give you all your available options. Whether you want to travel by plane, train, bus, carpool, or something else, we'll find your ideal solution. You can filter your results according to price, departure or arrival time, journey duration, number of connections, one-way or round trip - anything you want. Virail will give you a full, clear picture of how to get from Birmingham to Cardiff, then transfer you to your chosen provider's website to complete your booking.

How much does it cost to get from Birmingham to Cardiff by bus?

The cheapest bus tickets from Birmingham to Cardiff cost £ 9.55. On average, you can expect to spend around £ 26.93 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Birmingham to Cardiff.

Birmingham to Cardiff by bus

Best price £ 11.25
Journey duration 2 h 37 min
Connections per day 44
First departure 08:00
Last departure 18:55
Distance 88.2 mi
Departure Birmingham
Arrival Cardiff
Carriers Megabus, National Express, Eurolines CH, Cross country

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Route Summary by Bus

Connections
42
Carriers
4
Minimum price
£ 9.55
Maximum price
£ 7,980.19

Birmingham - Cardiff

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By Train

£ 66.64

Date
Tuesday, July 5th 2022
West Midlands Railway-logo
伯明翰 New Street - Four Oaks
21:05 - 21:28
West Midlands Railway
23min
CO2: 0.41kg
By Bus

£ 14.45

Date
Monday, July 4th 2022
megabus-logo
Birmingham Brunel Street - Cardiff University
21:50 - 01:15
megabus
3h 25min
CO2: 4.99kg
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How long does the journey from Birmingham to Cardiff take by bus?

The journey from Birmingham to Cardiff covers a distance of 88.2 mi. On average, you can expect your journey to last roughly 2 h 47 min. However, booking the fastest option will see you reach your destination in approximately 40 min. For faster journeys, look for express routes. Please remember that these may only depart at certain times of day, or on particular days of the week. You may also find that you can go from Birmingham to Cardiff faster by making connections, rather than taking a direct route.

When do the first and last departures from Birmingham to Cardiff leave?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Birmingham to Cardiff leaving at 02:30. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 18:55.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

How many daily journeys are there from Birmingham to Cardiff?

If you want to get from Birmingham to Cardiff, you can travel with providers such as Megabus, National Express, Eurolines CH and Cross country. You will find a maximum number of 55 departures per day. On average, there are 43 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 41 direct journeys between Birmingham and Cardiff. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 2 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.

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