Bus from Bristol to Cardiff and return

Find cheap coach tickets for your bus journey from Bristol to Cardiff and back

swap
Adults
1
Children
0
1027 Companies - 3,721,709 Connections
The best dealsCompare and save 70 % on average
The best selectionMost routes worldwide
Easy and transparent1-click real-time search
Are you searching for a bus that travels from Bristol to Cardiff? Then you've come to the right place! The CheckMyBus search engine will help you find the perfect connection for your travel needs. If you’re in a hurry and need the fastest connection, then megabus will get you there in 1h 0m. Even though other providers could take longer, they could also offer the most affordable tickets. For maximum savings on your trip from Bristol to Cardiff, consider the most affordable ticket, which is £5.25. Don't forget the earlier you book, the more likely you’ll get the best deals. All you have to do is to click the "Find Now" button and hop on.

Bristol to Cardiff Coach Information

Cheapest Bus£3.00
Fastest Bus0h 55m
Distance41.1 km
Coach Companiesmegabus, National Express


  Bus Bristol - Cardiff    41 km
Ø Bus connections14 x

The cheapest coach connections from Bristol 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
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:35
      00:30
    24 Feb
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:40
      00:35
    17 Jan
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:50
      01:05
    22 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:50
      01:05
    21 Nov
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:40
      00:35
    28 Nov
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:20
      00:35
    18 Dec
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:50
      01:10
    27 Nov
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:40
      00:50
    14 Dec
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:35
      00:35
    9 Dec
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      20:35
      21:40
    5 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:50
      01:05
    30 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      21:25
      22:25
    17 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:50
      01:05
    6 Jan
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      22:45
      23:59
    13 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40


  Carpooling Bristol - Cardiff    41 km
   Savings

The cheapest carpooling offers from Bristol to Cardiff

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      18:50
      20:00
    8 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £4.00
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      22:50
      00:00
    6 Dec
    +1
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £4.00
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      19:10
      20:00
    26 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £4.00
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      13:00
      14:10
    21 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £5.66


  Bus Cardiff - Bristol    41 km
Ø Bus connections14 x
Savings-75%

The cheapest coach connections from Cardiff to Bristol

%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
    Bristol
      06:10
      07:05
    20 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £1.13
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      16:05
      17:45
    27 Nov
    megabusmegabus
    from £2.26
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      14:55
      16:15
    13 Jan
    megabusmegabus
    from £2.26
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      02:32
      03:40
    8 Feb
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:15
      00:35
    15 Dec
    +1
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      17:00
      18:00
    24 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      19:35
      20:30
    2 Feb
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:00
      00:05
    10 Dec
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      23:00
      00:05
    13 Dec
    +1
    megabusmegabus
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      02:32
      03:40
    18 Mar
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      14:35
      15:50
    3 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      12:25
      13:40
    14 Dec
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      02:40
      03:40
    20 Jan
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £3.40
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      04:10
      05:15
    22 Nov
    National ExpressNational Express
    from £4.47


  Carpooling Cardiff - Bristol    41 km
   Savings

The cheapest train connections from Cardiff to Bristol

%No particular date in mind? Here are some of the cheapest rides for the next few days.
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      17:20
      18:10
    23 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £4.00
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      17:20
      18:10
    7 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £4.00
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      11:40
      13:00
    8 Dec
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £4.53
  • Cardiff
    Bristol
      17:30
      18:30
    30 Nov
    BlaBlaCarBlaBlaCar
    from £4.53


Current ticket prices

You consider yourself a bargain hunter? Then listen up! It’s usually good to book a bus in advance because fares are often subject to demand and the longer you wait, the more expensive they can be. On the route Bristol - Cardiff, for instance, prices range from £5.25 to £12.33. Also consider comparing bus fares to those of other means of transportation: Sometimes you can find amazing deals for trains, carpooling or even flights. A last piece of advice: Always check and compare journey times! While megabus will get you to your destination within 1h 0m, other providers need up to 1h 10m.

Bus stops in Bristol and Cardiff

  Stations
Coldharbour Ln 307, Cardiff (United Kingdom)
Cannon Street , Cardiff (United Kingdom)
  Stations
Boulevard De Nantes , Bristol (United Kingdom)
Wood Street 13-15, Bristol (United Kingdom)
Park Place , CF10 Cardiff (United Kingdom)

Find out more details about the service on your bus from Bristol to Cardiff and return

Finding a cheap bus ticket from Bristol to Cardiff is not hard, but finding the best bus can be a bit of a hassle – especially so if you don’t know where to look for it. That's the reason why CheckMyBus was created: You can compare all the offers available and pick the one that suits you the best. Go for the quickest bus if you're in a bit of a hurry, pick the most inexpensive one if you want to save some pounds on top or select the one that offers the best special features. While handluggage, air-con and xxl legroom are basically a given on any bus, some companies go the extra mile and offer modern appliances such as electric sockets (sometimes in every single row) or a free WiFi connection. All the details can be found in our search results: Simply type in point of departure, destination and your preferred date of travel and take a look at the individual trips that are available. For instance, when you take a bus from Cardiff to Bristol, a free WiFi connection can be found on the coaches of megabus. We’ll help you pick the best offer so that your bus trip from Bristol to Cardiff and return is as comfortable and convenient as taking the train or a plane.


Bristol and Cardiff: Useful Info

Bristol
430,713
Cardiff
302,139
Taxi
£4.11
£3.79
Bristol
Cardiff
A taxi journey in Bristol is 8% more expensive than in Cardiff.
Local buses
£1.70
£1.80
Bristol
Cardiff
A bus fare in Bristol is 6% cheaper than in Cardiff.
Beer
£3.75
£3.00
Bristol
Cardiff
A pint of beer in Bristol is 20% more expensive than in Cardiff.
Water
£1.18
£0.90
Bristol
Cardiff
A bottle of water in Bristol is 24% more expensive than in Cardiff.
Meal
£7.18
£5.80
Bristol
Cardiff
A meal in Bristol is 20% more expensive than in Cardiff.
Trusted shop
The CheckMyBus App
Free Download