Bus from Birmingham to Cardiff

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Facts about the bus from Birmingham to Cardiff

Cheapest Bus$18.05
Fastest Bus3h 15m
Earliest Bus8:10 AM
Latest Bus6:45 PM
Daily Bus Routes2 Ø
Distance88.5 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus, National Express
Do you want to travel by bus from Birmingham to Cardiff?
CheckMyBus is here to help! We compare all available buses departing from Birmingham and arriving in Cardiff and show you the exact stops, all travel times, and of course the best ticket prices. We’ll show you bus tickets from companies traveling this route, such as megabus. You will also find all information about the equipment on board. Does the bus have air conditioning, electrical sockets or WiFi?
On this page, we also show you cheap bus tickets for the Birmingham Cardiff bus route over the next few days. You’ll also receive information about intercity bus stops in Birmingham and Cardiff which will help you find your way around. In addition, we'll show you options for onward travel from Cardiff, alternative destinations from Birmingham, and the most popular airport shuttles from Cardiff.

The cheapest bus routes from Birmingham to Cardiff

Today
from $21.43
Tomorrow
from $21.43
11/28
from $18.05
11/29
from $20.06
11/30
from $18.05
12/01
from $18.05

No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets.

  • megabus
    6:45 PM
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    Duration 3h 50m
    10:35 PM
    Cardiff - Friary Gardens
    from$18.05
  • megabus
    6:45 PM
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    Duration 3h 45m
    10:30 PM
    Cardiff - University
    from$18.05
  • National Express
    4:30 PM
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    Duration 6h 10m
    10:40 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    from$18.56
  • megabus
    4:35 PM
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    Duration 3h 20m
    7:55 PM
    Cardiff - Friary Gardens
    from$19.98
  • megabus
    4:35 PM
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    Duration 3h 15m
    7:50 PM
    Cardiff - University
    from$19.98
  • megabus
    11:55 AM
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    Duration 3h 35m
    3:30 PM
    Cardiff - Friary Gardens
    from$19.98
  • megabus
    11:55 AM
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    Duration 3h 30m
    3:25 PM
    Cardiff - University
    from$19.98
  • megabus
    4:15 PM
    Birmingham - Brunel St
    Duration 3h 30m
    7:45 PM
    Cardiff - Friary Gardens
    from$19.98
  • National Express
    4:40 PM
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    Duration 6h 0m
    10:40 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    from$23.37
  • National Express
    8:40 AM
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    Duration 8h 50m
    5:30 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    from$24.70
  • National Express
    8:30 AM
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    Duration 9h 20m
    5:50 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    from$24.70
  • National Express
    4:40 PM
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    Duration 4h 40m
    9:20 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    from$34.05
  • National Express
    8:10 AM
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    Duration 7h 20m
    3:30 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    from$36.72
  • National Express
    8:40 AM
    Birmingham - Bearwood
    Duration 6h 50m
    3:30 PM
    Cardiff - Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    from$36.72

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Bus Birmingham to Cardiff: Further Information

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Once you get your results, you can compare all available buses from Birmingham to Cardiff and consider multiple factors before booking your trip. The cheapest bus tickets are offered by megabus at $18.05, whereas the quickest connection takes 3h 15m. So it's up to you whether you want to choose the cheapest ticket, the fastest trip or the bus with the most amenities. No matter what you're looking for, we can help you find the deal that best meets your needs!
You can sort your search results by price, departure and arrival time, as well as filter them according to stops or companies. Customize everything according to your needs.
By the way: For the Birmingham Cardiff bus route, we also show you information about other modes of transportation, including trains, carpooling and flights, if available.
Enjoy your bus trip from Birmingham to Cardiff!

Bus stops in Birmingham and Cardiff

Stations
Castle Street 15, CF10 1BS Cardiff (United Kingdom)
Sophia Gardens 2 , CF11 9HW Cardiff (United Kingdom)
CF10 3HH Cardiff (United Kingdom)
North Road 213, CF14 3GH Cardiff (United Kingdom)
M4 Junction 30 , Cardiff (United Kingdom)
Boulevard De Nantes , Cardiff (United Kingdom)
Gorsedd Gardens Rd , CF10 3NP Cardiff (United Kingdom)
Westgate Street , CF10 Cardiff (United Kingdom)
Park Place 50, CF10 Cardiff (United Kingdom)

FAQs about the bus route Birmingham to Cardiff

How much does a Birmingham Cardiff bus trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and time of travel. The cheapest trip is available from $18.05 and takes 3h 50m to reach Cardiff. Compare offers to save money!

How much could I save by comparing buses from Birmingham to Cardiff?

This route is offered by 1 bus company with a range of ticket prices between $18.05 and $36.72. Thus, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to make sure you get the cheapest bus ticket to Cardiff.

On average, how many connections are available from Birmingham to Cardiff each day?

Every day, the Birmingham Cardiff bus route is served by approximately 2 connections. With our search engine, you can compare bus times to find the perfect trip.

How long does a bus journey from Birmingham to Cardiff take?

The fastest bus from Birmingham to Cardiff is offered by megabus and takes 3h 15m. Bus tickets for this connection cost $19.98. In this context, bear in mind that the journey can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Birmingham to Cardiff?

The earliest bus arriving in Cardiff from Birmingham starts at 8:10 AM. However, information regarding departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search engine to find exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last bus from Birmingham to Cardiff?

The latest bus trip departing from Birmingham for Cardiff starts at 6:45 PM. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. So just use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies operate the Birmingham Cardiff route?

When traveling by bus from Birmingham to Cardiff, passengers can travel with megabus. With our search engine, you can compare all available bus tickets to book the one that works for you.

Is there a direct bus from Birmingham to Cardiff?

If you're looking for a direct bus route from Birmingham to Cardiff, CheckMyBus currently compares 0 direct bus connections. 

What can I take with me on the Birmingham to Cardiff bus route?

Depending on which provider you travel with, what you're allowed to bring with you can vary. Generally, you can take a suitcase and hand luggage with you on the Birmingham Cardiff bus route free of charge. Simply use our search engine to find a bus that is best suited to your needs for your planned travel date.

What equipment is available for the Birmingham Cardiff bus route?

The equipment on board differs depending on the provider. However, many long-distance buses have WiFi so you can tell your friends your exact location during the journey. To make traveling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search function to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Birmingham to Cardiff on your planned travel date.

Compare Birmingham and Cardiff

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A cab ride in Birmingham is 33% more expensive than in Cardiff.
$3.20
$2.40
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A bus fare in Birmingham is 25% more expensive than in Cardiff.
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$4.01
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A large beer in Birmingham is 5% more expensive than in Cardiff.
$1.29
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A bottle of water in Birmingham is 7% more expensive than in Cardiff.
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A meal in Birmingham is 11% cheaper than in Cardiff.

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