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Virail helps thousands of travelers plan their journeys every year. How? It's easy. Just enter the dates on which you plan to travel from Cardiff to Margate. Our powerful engine will look at the data from thousands of travel providers, then show you all the available routes. You can choose to travel however you want. Decide on the type of transport you want to use, what time of day you'd like to set off and whether you'd like a direct journey or one with connections. When you've found your ideal route, Virail will redirect you to the web page of the provider. There, you can make your booking, then it's time to prepare for your trip.

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

The prices for bus tickets from Cardiff to Margate vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Cardiff to Margate will cost £ 12.48. The average bus ticket price is approximately £ 16.90. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.

Cardiff to Margate by bus

Best price £ 12.48
Journey duration 8 h 15 min
Connections per day 20
First departure 03:02
Last departure 15:00
Distance 197.0 mi

Route Summary by bus

Connections
20
Carriers
1
Minimum price
-
Maximum price
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National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 8 h 30 min
Cardiff Sophia Gardens - Cliftonville
15:00 - 23:30
£ 12.48
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 9 h 39 min
Cardiff Castle Street - Cliftonville Eastern Esplanade
13:48 - 23:27
£ 13.56
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 9 h 39 min
Cardiff University - Northdown Park
13:53 - 23:32
£ 13.56
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 7 h 43 min
Cardiff Castle Street - Margate
03:02 - 10:45
£ 15.71
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 7 h 24 min
Cardiff University - Northdown Park
10:08 - 17:32
£ 15.71
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 7 h 42 min
Cardiff Castle Street - Margate
11:48 - 19:30
£ 15.71
National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 9 h 44 min
Cardiff Castle Street - Northdown Park
13:48 - 23:32
£ 15.71

How much time will it take to go from Cardiff to Margate by bus?

The journey between Cardiff and Margate runs for about 197.0 mi and usually takes approximately 8 h 15 min. However, this figure is an average and will vary according to a number of factors. Depending on the method of transport that you choose, you might be able to arrive in less time. The shortest time in which you can complete this journey is 7 h 22 min. If you are trying to get from Cardiff to Margate as quickly as possible, look for express routes or non-stopping services. Direct routes are not always the fastest way to travel. At times, you may even find a quicker route that involves a connection in another city.

What time are the first and last departures from Cardiff to Margate?

If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Cardiff to Margate leaving at 03:02. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 15:00.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 journeys from Cardiff to Margate take place each day?

If you want to get from Cardiff to Margate, you can travel with providers such as National Express. You will find a maximum number of 20 departures per day. On average, there are 20 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 direct journeys between Cardiff and Margate. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 20 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.