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Here is a selection of the cheapest bus trips from the schedule from Bristol to Cardiff from various bus operators like megabus, FlixBus or National Express for the next days.
today
from £3
tomorrow
from £3
Saturday
from £3
Sunday
from £3
Monday
from £3
Tuesday
from £3
Wednesday
from £3

Cheapest bus trips today

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    02:40
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:15
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 40m
    02:40
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:20
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    00:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £5
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    02:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £5
  • National Express
    1h 15m
    23:45
    Bristol
    Coach Station
    01:00
    Cardiff
    Coach Station
    National Express
    Economy
    £7

Cheapest bus trips tomorrow

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:05
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    02:40
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:15
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    00:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    02:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:35
    Bristol
    Coach Station
    05:35
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7

Cheapest bus trips Saturday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 40m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 15m
    00:55
    Bristol
    UWE (East Gate)
    02:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    00:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    02:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:35
    Bristol
    Coach Station
    05:35
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7

Cheapest bus trips Sunday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:05
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 40m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    00:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    02:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:35
    Bristol
    Coach Station
    05:35
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7

Cheapest bus trips Monday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:05
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 40m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    00:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    02:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £6
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:35
    Bristol
    Coach Station
    05:35
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7

Cheapest bus trips Tuesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:05
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 40m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    00:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £5
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    02:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £5
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:35
    Bristol
    Coach Station
    05:35
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7

Cheapest bus trips Wednesday

Prices are for one way and one person
  • megabus
    1h 35m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:05
    Cardiff
    University
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • megabus
    1h 40m
    00:30
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:10
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    megabus
    Economy
    £3
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    00:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    02:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £5
  • FlixBus
    1h 15m
    02:45
    Bristol
    Bond Street
    04:00
    Cardiff
    Friary Gardens
    FlixBus
    Economy
    £5
  • National Express
    1h 0m
    04:35
    Bristol
    Coach Station
    05:35
    Cardiff
    University
    National Express
    Economy
    £7

Frequency of bus connections between Bristol and Cardiff

See here how frequent the connections between Bristol and Cardiff are, during different times and days of the week.
Sunday is the busiest day, with more than 80 daily coaches from Bristol to Cardiff. Friday has instead the fewest connections, with only 47 daily coaches between Bristol and Cardiff.
The busiest time of the day is the Evening, with 161 coaches from Bristol to Cardiff, while Morning sees the fewest connections between Bristol and Cardiff, with 87 offers.

Facts about the coach from Bristol to Cardiff

Compare all providers like megabus, FlixBus and National Express that travel daily 68 times by bus from Bristol to Cardiff in one click and book your bus ticket from Bristol to Cardiff starting from £3!

Cheapest Bus £3
Fastest Bus 1h 0m
Earliest Coach 00:30
Latest Coach 23:45
Daily Bus Connections 68 Ø
Distance 41.1 km
Coach Companies megabus, FlixBus, National Express and CrossCountry

Cheapest coach tickets from Bristol to Cardiff

Every day, 68 buses from 4 coach companies leave Bristol for Cardiff: in the table below, you will find the cheapest prices for a coach ticket for this route, starting from 25/07/2024 and for the following days.

Monday
Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday
Friday
Saturday
Sunday
Monday 22/07
Tuesday 23/07
Wednesday 24/07
Thursday 25/07
£3
Friday 26/07
£3
Saturday 27/07
£6
Sunday 28/07
£3
Monday 29/07
£3
Tuesday 30/07
£3
Wednesday 31/07
£22
Thursday 01/08
£22
Friday 02/08
£7
Saturday 03/08
£5
Sunday 04/08
£3
Monday 05/08
£3
Tuesday 06/08
£3
Wednesday 07/08
£3
Thursday 08/08
£3
Friday 09/08
£36
Saturday 10/08
£3
Sunday 11/08
£5
Monday 12/08
£3
Tuesday 13/08
£3
Wednesday 14/08
£3
Thursday 15/08
£3
Friday 16/08
£3
Saturday 17/08
£5
Sunday 18/08

The cheapest time to travel from Bristol to Cardiff

See here on which day and which time of the day you can find the cheapest bus ticket from Bristol to Cardiff, for the next 30 days.
With a price starting from £3, Monday is the cheapest day for a coach from Bristol to Cardiff. Monday instead is the most expensive day with prices starting from £3.
Morning is the cheapest day time for bus tickets from Bristol to Cardiff, with £3. Morning is the most expensive time of the day with prices starting from £3.

How to save money travelling from Bristol 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 Bristol 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 Bristol 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 Bristol to Cardiff are also emptier.

Beloved coach companies from Bristol to Cardiff

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

All bus stations and stops in Bristol and Cardiff

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

Service and Comfort on the bus from Bristol to Cardiff

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

FAQs about the Bristol to Cardiff bus

How much does a Bristol Cardiff coach trip cost?

This depends on, among other things, the day and travel time. The cheapest ticket for the Bristol Cardiff bus trip is available from £3 and takes 1h 35m. Compare offers and save money!

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

This connection is offered by 4 companies with ticket prices ranging from £3 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 Bristol Cardiff route on average every day?

Each day, the bus route from Bristol to Cardiff is offered by roughly 68 busses. By using our search, you can compare bus schedules and find your ideal trip.

How long does a bus to Cardiff from Bristol take?

The quickest coach from Bristol to Cardiff is provided by National Express and takes 1h 0m. Coach tickets for this connection cost £7. However, keep in mind that the connection can take longer due to traffic.

What time is the first bus from Bristol to Cardiff?

The earliest bus to Cardiff departs from Bristol at 00:30. 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 Bristol to Cardiff?

The latest bus to Cardiff departs from Bristol at 23:45. 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 Bristol Cardiff route?

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

Is there a direct bus between Bristol and Cardiff?

You can check all the direct connections between Bristol 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: megabus, FlixBus and National Express.

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

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 Bristol 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 Bristol 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 Bristol to Cardiff on your planned travel date.

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

Economy
Economy

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

Alternate transport types from Bristol to Cardiff

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

Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Cardiff

Here is a selection of the cheapest trains from the schedule from Bristol to Cardiff for the next days.
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    1h 40m
    20:45
    Bristol
    Temple Meads Station
    22:25
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    Economy
    from £7
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    1h 53m
    05:58
    Bristol
    07:51
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    Economy
    from £21
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    1h 48m
    04:53
    Bristol
    Temple Meads Station
    06:41
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    Economy
    from £22
  • Great Western Railway (GWR)
    1h 48m
    04:53
    Bristol
    Temple Meads Station
    06:41
    Cardiff
    Central Station
    Great Western Railway (GWR)
    First Class
    from £31

More bus routes from Bristol and Cardiff

Here’s an overview of the most popular bus routes from Bristol 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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