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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Birmingham to Cardiff from various bus operators like National Express, megabus or FlixBus for the next days.
today
from £9
tomorrow
from £15
Monday
from £9
Tuesday
from £9
Wednesday
from £7
Thursday
from £7
Friday
from £7

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    2h 35m
    12:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    14:35
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £9
  • National Express
    2h 45m
    12:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    14:45
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £9
  • FlixBus
    9h 10m
    15:55
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    01:05
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £13
  • megabus
    3h 25m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:30
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £13
  • megabus
    3h 30m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:35
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £13

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    2h 25m
    10:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    12:25
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £15
  • National Express
    2h 35m
    10:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    12:35
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £15
  • FlixBus
    8h 25m
    15:00
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    23:25
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £16
  • megabus
    4h 0m
    10:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    14:05
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £16
  • megabus
    4h 5m
    10:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    14:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £16

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    3h 25m
    19:25
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    22:50
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • megabus
    3h 20m
    19:25
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    22:45
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • FlixBus
    10h 0m
    12:45
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    22:45
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £12
  • FlixBus
    8h 25m
    15:00
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    23:25
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £13
  • National Express
    2h 40m
    18:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    20:40
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £13

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    3h 25m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:30
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • megabus
    3h 30m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:35
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • FlixBus
    8h 25m
    15:00
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    23:25
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £11
  • National Express
    3h 0m
    15:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    18:00
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £11
  • National Express
    2h 55m
    17:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    19:55
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £11

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    3h 0m
    15:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    18:00
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £7
  • National Express
    2h 45m
    17:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    19:45
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7
  • megabus
    3h 25m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:30
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • megabus
    3h 30m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:35
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • FlixBus
    8h 45m
    10:45
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    19:30
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £11

Cheapest bus trips Thursday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    2h 45m
    17:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    19:45
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7
  • National Express
    2h 55m
    17:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    19:55
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £7
  • megabus
    3h 25m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:30
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • megabus
    3h 30m
    13:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    16:35
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £9
  • FlixBus
    10h 0m
    12:45
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    22:45
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £11

Cheapest bus trips Friday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • National Express
    2h 35m
    19:30
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    22:05
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £7
  • National Express
    3h 0m
    12:00
    Birmingham
    Coach Station
    15:00
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    National Express
    Economy
    £8
  • megabus
    4h 0m
    10:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    14:05
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £10
  • megabus
    4h 5m
    10:05
    Birmingham
    Brunel St
    14:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £10
  • FlixBus
    8h 50m
    16:15
    Birmingham
    Dudley St
    01:05
    Cardiff
    Coach Station - Sophia Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £14

Frequency of bus connections between Birmingham and Cardiff

See here how frequent the connections between Birmingham and Cardiff are, during different times and days of the week.
Monday is the busiest day, with more than 29 daily coaches from Birmingham to Cardiff. Tuesday has instead the fewest connections, with only 19 daily coaches between Birmingham and Cardiff.
The busiest time of the day is the Afternoon, with 74 coaches from Birmingham to Cardiff, while Night sees the fewest connections between Birmingham and Cardiff, with 6 offers.

Facts about the coach from Birmingham to Cardiff

Compare all providers like National Express, megabus and FlixBus that travel daily 24 times by bus from Birmingham to Cardiff in one click and book your bus ticket from Birmingham to Cardiff starting from £7!

Cheapest Bus £7
Fastest Bus 2h 25m
Earliest Coach 03:25
Latest Coach 21:00
Daily Bus Connections 24 Ø
Distance 142.4 km
Coach Companies National Express, megabus and FlixBus

Cheapest coach tickets from Birmingham to Cardiff

Every day, 24 buses from 3 coach companies leave Birmingham for Cardiff: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a coach ticket for this route, starting from 15/06/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 10/06
Tuesday 11/06
Wednesday 12/06
Thursday 13/06
Friday 14/06
Saturday 15/06
£9
Sunday 16/06
£15
Monday 17/06
£9
Tuesday 18/06
£9
Wednesday 19/06
£7
Thursday 20/06
£7
Friday 21/06
£7
Saturday 22/06
£7
Sunday 23/06
£13
Monday 24/06
£6
Tuesday 25/06
£7
Wednesday 26/06
£8
Thursday 27/06
£7
Friday 28/06
£6
Saturday 29/06
£7
Sunday 30/06
£6
Monday 01/07
£7
Tuesday 02/07
£7
Wednesday 03/07
£7
Thursday 04/07
£7
Friday 05/07
£7
Saturday 06/07
£7
Sunday 07/07

The cheapest time to travel from Birmingham to Cardiff

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Birmingham to Cardiff, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £7, Wednesday is the cheapest day for a coach from Birmingham to Cardiff. Sunday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £15.
Afternoon is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Birmingham to Cardiff, with £7. Night is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £16.

How to save money travelling from Birmingham to Cardiff

Travel can be expensive, but it doesn't need to be! Do you want to avoid paying a terrible price for your trip? Then follow these quick steps to save money:

Book the ticket from Birmingham to Cardiff in advance! The earlier you book, the cheaper usually the price is. Also, you will be sure to have a place on the coach from Birmingham to Cardiff, compared instead if you buy it at the last moment, or directly at the station.

If you can, avoid travelling at peak times. Instead of weekend, try travelling during the week. Travelling in the evening or at night it’s also cheaper, and later coaches from Birmingham to Cardiff are also emptier.

Beloved coach companies from Birmingham to Cardiff

These are the most booked bus companies between Birmingham to Cardiff from our users.

All bus stations and stops in Birmingham and Cardiff

In the map below you can see, where to find all bus stations in Birmingham and Cardiff.

Service and Comfort on the bus from Birmingham to Cardiff

Want to know which seat classes are available on the coaches from Birmingham to Cardiff? Or which bus companies serve the route Birmingham - Cardiff? Below you´ll find answers to your questions.

FAQs about the Birmingham to Cardiff bus

How much does a Birmingham Cardiff coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Birmingham Cardiff bus trip is available from £7 and takes 3h 0m. Compare offers and save money!

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

This connection is offered by 3 companies with ticket prices ranging from £7 to £32. Therefore, we suggest booking your ticket as soon as possible to ensure you’ll get the cheapest bus trip to Cardiff.

How many connections are available for the Birmingham Cardiff route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Birmingham to Cardiff is offered by roughly 24 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Cardiff from Birmingham take?

The quickest coach from Birmingham to Cardiff is provided by National Express and takes 2h 25m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £17. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Birmingham to Cardiff?

The earliest bus to Cardiff departs from Birmingham at 03:25. In this context, information about departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

What time is the last coach from Birmingham to Cardiff?

The latest bus to Cardiff departs from Birmingham at 21:00. Please note that departure times may differ on weekends and holidays. Simply use our search to find the exact times for your planned travel date.

Which bus companies serve the Birmingham Cardiff route?

Passengers looking to travel from Birmingham to Cardiff can travel with National Express, megabus and FlixBus. Compare all available bus tickets with our search to book the trip that works best for you.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Cardiff?

You can check all the direct connections between Birmingham and Cardiff by using our search and looking at the Changes section in our filters. These are some of the companies which offer a direct bus: National Express, megabus and FlixBus.

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

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 bus for the Birmingham Cardiff bus route free of charge. Simply use our search to find a coach 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 travelling even more pleasant, air conditioning systems provide ventilation. It is best to use our search to get precise information about the equipment of the bus from Birmingham to Cardiff on your planned travel date.

Available seat classes which are offered on the bus route Birmingham to Cardiff

Economy
Economy

The cheapest option available for your ticket, it usually comes with reclinable seats and AC.

Alternate transport types from Birmingham to Cardiff

Did not find the right bus? Here is a selection of alternate transport types from the schedule from Birmingham to Cardiff for the next days.

Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Cardiff

Here is a selection of the cheapest trains from the schedule from Birmingham to Cardiff for the next days.
  • CrossCountry
    2h 20m
    05:00
    Birmingham
    07:20
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    CrossCountry
    Economy
    from £25
  • CrossCountry
    2h 8m
    07:12
    Birmingham
    09:20
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    CrossCountry
    Economy
    from £71
  • CrossCountry
    2h 20m
    05:00
    Birmingham
    07:20
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    CrossCountry
    First Class
    from £85
  • CrossCountry
    2h 8m
    07:12
    Birmingham
    09:20
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    CrossCountry
    First Class
    from £165

More bus routes from Birmingham and Cardiff

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Birmingham and from Cardiff. Simply click on the connection of your choice, and you’ll find all the details about your bus route!

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