Book direct travel from Cardiff to London

Our fastest coach from Cardiff to London will get you there in 3 hours, giving you more time to explore this spectacular capital city. With coaches running around-the-clock from early in the morning until late in the evening, £4.80 returns and £2.40 single fares, 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), Castle Street, Cardiff University, Gabalfa Interchange, Newport, Chepstow, Hammersmith, Earl's Court, London Victoria Coach Station.

For full details on services times and durations, view our Cardiff to London timetable.

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 from just £5 one way...just a few of the reasons why more of our customers are making the switch from rail to coach...

Taking the coach to London

Cardiff Coach Station is just a 15-minute stroll through the city centre from Cardiff Rail Station, and is also well-served by a dedicated taxi rank. The station is close to city centre amenities, so there are no shortage of shops and sights to pass the time.

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

Arriving in London by coach

London Victoria Coach Station is just 300 metres from the tube network, and is served by the Victoria Line, the District Line and the Circle Line. A bus stop is directly outside the coach station, and is served by many routes into the city centre. Victoria Rail Station is also just 300 metres away, and there is a taxi rank outside the coach station on Eccleston Place. Take a look at our London Victoria Coach Station facilities.


Exploring London?

To make it even easier on the purse strings, we've got some fantastic 2for1 admission offers on top attractions in this spectacular city. Fancy soaking in the city views from the top of the Coca Cola London Eye? Or meeting your historic heroes at Madame Tussauds before catching a West End show? Browse our incredible London 2for1 offers, book a trip today, and explore more while paying less.