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Best price £ 29.45
Journey duration 6 h 8 min
Connections per day 2
First departure 08:50
Last departure 15:50
Distance 87.6 mi

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How much will I pay for bus tickets from Plymouth to Cardiff?

Prices will vary when you travel from Plymouth to Cardiff. On average, though, you'll pay about £ 29.89 for a bus ticket. You can find bus tickets for prices as low as £ 17.05, but it may require some flexibility with your travel plans. If you're looking for a low price, you may need to prepare to spend more time in transit. You can also often find cheaper bus tickets at particular times of day, or on certain days of the week. Of course, ticket prices often change during the year, too; expect to pay more in peak season. For the lowest prices, it's usually best to make your reservation in advance. Be careful, though, as many providers do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest bus tickets.

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How long is the journey from Plymouth to Cardiff by bus?

The distance between Plymouth and Cardiff is around 87.6 mi. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 6 h 10 min. However, the fastest routes between Plymouth and Cardiff take 5 h 10 min. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

At what time of the day can I travel from Plymouth to Cardiff?

The first journey of the night departs from Plymouth at 04:10. If you prefer to travel later in that night, the last departure will leave at 15:50. Remember, these are the general times of journeys between Plymouth and Cardiff. However, they are somewhat changeable as they may be affected by local events or holidays, peak seasons, or other factors. Always check your travel dates in advance to be on the safe side.

How many journeys from Plymouth to Cardiff are there every day?

The exact number of journeys from Plymouth to Cardiff can vary from day to day. Some services may only run on particular days of the week, while others might be seasonal. In general, an average of 2 departures leave each day. These are run by a number of different transport providers, including National Express, Eurolines CH and Megabus. On particularly busy days, there can be up to 15 departures. You can usually expect there to be more connections on weekdays. Many providers run fewer journeys on weekends or public holidays. As a traveler, you may prefer to take a direct route from Plymouth to Cardiff. However, you will find more options available to you if you are willing to take a connecting route. These pass through one or more different cities, and you'll have to change along the way. Not all travelers feel comfortable making multiple connections, but if you are, then you will enjoy greater flexibility when making your booking. The exact number of daily departures from Plymouth to Cardiff varies, but in general, you can expect to find direct connections with no changes leaving each day. Travelers who are happy to take an indirect route will find, on average, 2 journeys with one change or more.