Travel from Cardiff to Gatwick Airport for just £2.40 one-way

Our coaches travel from Cardiff (Sophia Gardens) to Gatwick Airport (North Terminal) 22 times a day, for just £2.40 one-way. Our coaches run around-the-clock, so you're never far away from the next direct service, no matter when you choose to travel. Our fastest journey will get you there in 4 hrs 35 minutes. With regular, reliable services, low fares, and stylish travel, there's never been a better time to travel with National Express.

 

 

Services and stops

A full list of stops along this route includes: Cardiff (Sophia Gardens), Newport Kingsway, Chepstow Bus Station, Bristol Bus Station, Heathrow Airport (Bus Station and Terminals), and Gatwick Airport (North Terminal).

Please view our Cardiff to Gatwick Airport timetable for further information on the route/stops for this journey.

About our coaches

A guaranteed reclining leather seat, air-conditioning, plug sockets for charging your mobile, friendly drivers to help load your heavy luggage, and a 500-strong fleet of coaches taking you to 100's of UK towns, cities, airports and events...just a few of the reasons why more of our customers are making the switch from rail to coach...

Taking the coach to Gatwick Airport

Cardiff Coach Station, at Sophia Gardens, is just a 15-minute stroll through the city centre from Cardiff Rail Station. It is easy to reach via the city's bus links, and is also served by a dedicated taxi rank. The station is close to all city centre shops and amenities, so there's no shortage of ways to help pass the time while you wait for your coach.

Read more on our Cardiff (Sophia Gardens) facilities page.

Arriving at Gatwick Airport by coach

Gatwick Airport has a wide range of fantastic facilities to keep you entertained between trips. Less than five minutes from the terminal, you'll find newsagents, restaurants, and other shops including coffee shops, clothing, entertainment for the kids and much more.

Take a look at our Gatwick Airport facilities page for more information.

Luggage - take more of what you need!

You can take two 20kg suitcases and one item of hand luggage per person on our coaches, but be sure to check your flight luggage allowance with your airline before you pack...

For more information, view our Luggage Policy.