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Our coaches travel from Cardiff (Sophia Gardens) to Heathrow Airport (terminals and coach station) up to 8 times a day, from just £14 one-way*.
Our fastest journey will get you there in 3 hrs 15 minutes. With reliable services, low fares, and stylish travel, you can travel to the airport with confidence once again.
Please note: We are currently running a reduced network, with plans to add to it regularly as demand grows. Because of this, the information on this page may differ depending on your travel dates and any regional restrictions.
A full list of stops along this route includes: Cardiff (Sophia Gardens), Cardiff Cathays Park, Newport Kingsway, Chepstow Bus Station, Bristol Bus Station, Heathrow Airport (Bus Station and Terminals).
Cardiff Coach Station is just a 15-minute stroll through the city centre from Cardiff Rail Station, and is served by a dedicated taxi tank.
The station is close to city centre amenities, so there are no shortage of shops and sights to pass the time.
To ensure a stress-free travel experience we recommend you get to the airport at least 3 hours before your scheduled flight departure time.
Our coaches from Cardiff's Sophia Gardens to Heathrow arrive up to 8 times a day. At Heathrow, you will find many 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.
Arrival and Departure information:
Terminal 2 & 3: Coaches arrive and depart from the Heathrow Central Bus Station.
Terminal 4: Coaches arrive and depart outside of Heathrow Terminal 4 (Currently closed).
Terminal 5: Coaches arrive and depart outside of Heathrow Terminal 5.
You can take two 20kg suitcases and one item of hand luggage per adult on our coaches. However, be sure to check your flight luggage allowance with your airline before your pack.
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