Travel from Heathrow Airport to Cardiff for just £1* one-way

Our coaches travel from Heathrow Airport (terminals and coach station) to Cardiff (Sophia Gardens) 22 times a day, for just £1* 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 3 hours. 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: Heathrow Airport (Bus Station and Terminals), Bristol Bus Station, Chepstow Bus Station, Newport Kingsway, Cardiff (Sophia Gardens).

Please view our journey planner for further details 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 Cardiff

Our coaches from Heathrow Airport to Cardiff's Sophia Gardens depart 22 times a day. At Heathrow, you will find lots of facilities to pass the time before travelling.

Facilities near to the stop include: a wide assortment of cafes, shops and restaurants, as well as rest areas, toilet facilities, cash machines and ticket machines.

View our Heathrow Airport Central Bus Station guide for more information.

Arriving in Cardiff by coach

Cardiff Coach Station, at Sophia Gardens, is located next to a sprawling shopping centre, which is  home to many high street favourites and independent stores.

For travelling further afield, Cardiff Rail Station is just a 15-minute stroll through the city centre, and is also served by a dedicated taxi rank. The station is close to all 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.

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.

 

*Subject to availability