Bus Bristol to Cardiff and return

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Facts about the bus from Bristol to Cardiff

Cheapest Bus$3.95
Fastest Bus0h 55m
Earliest Bus6:30 AM
Latest Bus11:45 PM
Daily Bus Routes1 Ø
Distance25.5 miles
Bus CompaniesNational Express, megabus, EasyBus

The cheapest bus routes from Bristol to Cardiff

Today
from $3.95
Tomorrow
from $3.95
08/09
from $3.95
08/10
from $3.95
08/11
08/12
from $3.95

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

  • National Express
    6:30 AM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 1h 15m
    7:45 AM
    Cardiff - Bus Station Wood St
    from$3.95
  • National Express
    6:10 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 1h 20m
    7:30 PM
    Cardiff - Bus Station Wood St
    from$3.95
  • National Express
    10:35 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 1h 10m
    11:45 PM
    Cardiff - Bus Station Wood St
    from$3.95
  • National Express
    8:10 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    Duration 1h 10m
    9:20 PM
    Cardiff - Bus Station Wood St
    from$3.95
  • megabus
    11:20 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 1h 30m
    12:50 AM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    from$6.76
  • megabus
    10:15 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 1h 20m
    11:35 PM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    from$6.76
  • megabus
    11:45 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 1h 0m
    12:45 AM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    from$6.76
  • megabus
    6:40 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    Duration 1h 5m
    7:45 PM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    from$6.76
  • EasyBus
    9:20 PM
    Bristol - Cabot Circus
    Duration 0h 55m
    10:15 PM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    from$22.80

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bristol to Cardiff

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    8:50 AM
    Bristol
    Duration 0h 50m
    9:40 AM
    Cardiff
    from$5.94

The cheapest bus routes from Cardiff to Bristol

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

  • National Express
    7:45 AM
    Cardiff - University
    Duration 1h 30m
    9:15 AM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    from$3.29
  • National Express
    10:15 PM
    Cardiff - Bus Station Wood St
    Duration 1h 20m
    11:35 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    from$3.95
  • National Express
    5:45 PM
    Cardiff - Bus Station Wood St
    Duration 1h 20m
    7:05 PM
    Bristol - Coach Station
    from$3.95
  • megabus
    4:00 PM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    Duration 1h 15m
    5:15 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    from$6.76
  • megabus
    4:00 PM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    Duration 1h 30m
    5:30 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    from$6.76
  • megabus
    4:05 PM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    Duration 1h 25m
    5:30 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    from$6.76
  • EasyBus
    8:45 PM
    Cardiff - Kingsway Stop GQ
    Duration 0h 50m
    9:35 PM
    Bristol - UWE (East Gate)
    from$22.80

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cardiff to Bristol

No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides.

  • BlaBlaCar
    2:00 PM
    Cardiff
    Duration 0h 50m
    2:50 PM
    Bristol
    from$5.26
  • BlaBlaCar
    12:20 PM
    Cardiff
    Duration 1h 0m
    1:20 PM
    Bristol
    from$5.26
  • BlaBlaCar
    7:50 AM
    Cardiff
    Duration 1h 10m
    9:00 AM
    Bristol
    from$6.58
  • BlaBlaCar
    7:50 AM
    Cardiff
    Duration 1h 20m
    9:10 AM
    Bristol
    from$7.89

Information about the bus connection, amenities and services

Buses from Bristol to Cardiff run regularly. Whether you want to travel first thing in the morning or late at night, there are scheduled services connecting both cities. You’re likely to get a cheap ticket for $6.76. Sometimes, there are differences in travel times, depending on which company you choose a bus from. megabus, National Express and offer routes from Cardiff to Bristol, with the fastest bus taking as little as 1h 0m. Just click "Find Now" and see all available bus schedules!
Opting for the bus for a city trip is becoming increasingly popular. It's not only affordable but it's also the green way to travel thanks to its low carbon emissions. Traveling by bus has also become as comfortable as flying or taking the train. In recent years, bus operators have stepped up their game when it comes to amenities by offering everything from power plugs, USB plugs, to complimentary WiFi. When taking a look at the search results shown on our page, you can immediately see all features offered by all bus operators. For instance, complimentary WiFi can be found on board most buses operated by megabus. That way you'll be able to google your destination while on the road. A generous luggage allowance also belongs to the myriad features and amenities offered by today's bus operators. Your trip from Cardiff to Bristol can become a lot easier if you do your research before you travel. Most bus operators offering bus rides from Bristol to Cardiff, allow you to take a regular-size baggage in addition to carry-on baggage. Additional luggage or oversized luggage can usually be booked for an extra fee. Take a look at the exact location of the stops in both cities, find out about departure times and book the perfect bus! You can also use CheckMyBus to look for current discounts for your Bristol – Cardiff bus. The choice is yours - travel smart!
You want to travel as low-budget as possible? Then you should definitely take a bus as it's one of the most affordable means of transportation. A bus ticket for a trip from Bristol to Cardiff is generally inexpensive. Should you book your journey at short notice, however, you might have to pay a bit more. Here's another recommendation: remember to take a look at travel times. Avoid spending too much time on the road by simply opting for the fastest bus.

Bus stops in Bristol and Cardiff

Stations
Castle Street 15, CF10 1BS Cardiff (United Kingdom)
Sophia Gardens 2 , CF11 9HW 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)

Compare Bristol and Cardiff

$5.41
$4.99
Bristol
Cardiff
A cab ride in Bristol is 8% more expensive than in Cardiff.
$2.24
$2.37
Bristol
Cardiff
A bus fare in Bristol is 6% cheaper than in Cardiff.
$4.93
$3.95
Bristol
Cardiff
A large beer in Bristol is 20% more expensive than in Cardiff.
$1.55
$1.18
Bristol
Cardiff
A bottle of water in Bristol is 24% more expensive than in Cardiff.
$9.45
$7.63
Bristol
Cardiff
A meal in Bristol is 20% more expensive than in Cardiff.

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