Bus Cardiff to Nottingham and return

Cheap bus and train tickets for trips from Nottingham to Cardiff and return

swap
Adults
1
Children
0
Traveling as a group?
Rent a bus here!
1850 Companies - 5,597,268 Connections
The Best DealsSave up to 70%
The Most ChoicesMillions of routes worldwide
Easy and TransparentCompare offers with 1 click
Bus ticket prices from Cardiff to Nottingham or from Nottingham to Cardiff commonly start from $5.30. This is hard to beat for the distance covered. But, when riding the bus, ticket prices are just the tip of the iceberg. With our smart bus search engine you'll find the ideal travel option. Just pick one of the offers by megabus, National Express and Busbud. The fastest bus from Nottingham to Cardiff only takes 4h 20m. Just click the "Find Now" button, see all options and take your pick!

Cardiff to Nottingham Bus Information

Cheapest Bus$5.30
Fastest Bus3h 35m
Distance133.0 miles
Bus Companiesmegabus, National Express, El Práctico
  Bus Cardiff - Nottingham    133 mi
Ø Bus connections11 x
Savings-46%

The cheapest bus routes from Cardiff to Nottingham

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:35 AM
      2:55 PM
    23 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from $5.30
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:35 AM
      2:55 PM
    26 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $5.30
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:40 AM
      2:55 PM
    17 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $6.68
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:35 AM
      2:55 PM
    23 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $6.68
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:35 AM
      2:55 PM
    24 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $6.68
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:35 AM
      2:55 PM
    25 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $6.68
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      3:15 PM
      9:00 PM
    2 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.11
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      3:15 PM
      9:00 PM
    18 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.11
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:55 AM
      5:00 PM
    12 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:55 AM
      5:00 PM
    31 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      7:30 AM
      1:25 PM
    17 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      10:55 AM
      4:50 PM
    14 Jun
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      1:00 AM
      4:35 AM
    10 Feb
    El PrácticoEl Práctico
    from $9.87
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      3:20 PM
      7:10 PM
    10 Feb
    El PrácticoEl Práctico
    from $9.87


  Carpooling Cardiff - Nottingham    133 mi
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Cardiff to Nottingham

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      9:40 AM
      2:00 PM
    10 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.61
  • Cardiff
    Nottingham
      2:50 PM
      6:40 PM
    10 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $33.99


  Bus Nottingham - Cardiff    133 mi
Ø Bus connections11 x
Savings-57%

The cheapest bus routes from Nottingham to Cardiff

%No particular date in mind? Here's an overview of the cheapest bus tickets for the next few days.
Departure / Arrival
Date best offer
Company
Best price
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      6:45 PM
      10:55 PM
    17 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $5.30
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      6:45 PM
      10:55 PM
    24 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $5.30
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      6:45 PM
      10:55 PM
    25 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $5.30
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      6:45 PM
      10:55 PM
    26 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $5.30
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      11:35 AM
      5:35 PM
    5 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.11
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      7:45 AM
      1:55 PM
    11 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.11
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    29 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      3:45 PM
      9:15 PM
    19 Apr
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      11:35 AM
      5:20 PM
    13 Jun
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      11:35 AM
      5:35 PM
    29 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $8.63
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      7:05 PM
      11:15 PM
    22 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $9.22
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      7:05 PM
      11:15 PM
    20 Mar
    megabusmegabus
    from $9.22
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      11:35 AM
      5:35 PM
    23 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from $9.41
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      11:42 AM
      5:00 PM
    6 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from $12.20


  Carpooling Nottingham - Cardiff    133 mi

The cheapest carpooling offers from Nottingham to Cardiff

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Nottingham
    Cardiff
      2:40 PM
      7:00 PM
    10 Feb
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from $19.61


Current ticket prices

You'd like to go away for a week but you're a bit short of money at the moment? Then the bus is the perfect option! Your trip from Cardiff to Nottingham is currently available for only $5.30 with megabus. If you book at short notice, however, the same journey might set you back $19.34. Our recommendation: make sure to take a look at travel times as well. Avoid spending too much time on the road by opting for megabus. The bus operator will get you to your destination in only 4h 20m.

Bus stops in Cardiff and Nottingham

  Stations
A6008 , Nottingham (United Kingdom)

More on bus features and services

Finding a cheap bus ticket from Cardiff to Nottingham can become quite a chore if you don’t know where to look. That's exactly what we're here for: to help you find the right bus. You can check and compare all the offers available and pick the perfect bus! Go for the quickest bus if you're in a hurry, pick the most affordable one if you want to travel without spending too much money or select the one that offers the best amenities.

While carry-on luggage, air conditioning and extra legroom are becoming the norm on most buses, some bus operators go the extra mile and offer modern appliances such as power outlets (sometimes in every single row) or free wireless internet. Just enter your point of departure, destination and your preferred date of travel and let our smart bus search start comparing the cheapest bus operators. For instance, when you take a bus from Nottingham to Cardiff, free wireless internet can be found on board most buses operated by megabus.

We’ll help you pick the best offer so that your bus trip from Cardiff to Nottingham and back is as, or even more comfortable than taking the train or flying.

Cardiff and Nottingham: Useful Info

Cardiff
302,139
Nottingham
246,654
Taxi
$4.96
$7.19
Cardiff
Nottingham
A cab ride in Cardiff is 32% cheaper than in Nottingham.
Local buses
$2.35
$2.61
Cardiff
Nottingham
A bus fare in Cardiff is 10% cheaper than in Nottingham.
Beer
$3.92
$3.92
Cardiff
Nottingham
A large beer in Cardiff is 0% more expensive than in Nottingham.
Water
$1.18
$1.63
Cardiff
Nottingham
A bottle of water in Cardiff is 28% cheaper than in Nottingham.
Meal
$7.58
$10.86
Cardiff
Nottingham
A meal in Cardiff is 31% cheaper than in Nottingham.
Trusted shop
The CheckMyBus App
Free Download