Cardiff docks, Wales

Bristol to Cardiff

From £3 one-way*

Duration: 1hr (fastest)
Departures: up to 12 services per day
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Children under 14 years of age are not permitted to travel without being accompanied throughout the journey by a responsible person aged 16 years or over.
Children aged 14 - 15 years old may travel unaccompanied, as from 5am, arriving at their booked destination no later than 10pm. Unaccompanied children will be asked for proof of age or a signed letter of permission from their parent/guardian. (sms or chat based messages are not permissible)

One infant aged 0-2 travels free when accompanied by an adult with a valid ticket. Additional infants aged 0-2 must be paid for. If you are travelling with more than 1 infant aged 0-2, please book the additional infant as 'Children (3-15).

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Coach from Bristol to Cardiff

Our coaches travel from Bristol Bus Station to Cardiff Coach Station (Sophia Gardens) up to 12 times a day. Not only that but with fares from £3 one-way*, this service is one of the most cost-effective ways to Cardiff possible.

With regular, reliable services, low fares, and stylish travel, there's never been a better time to travel with National Express.

Departing from Bristol

Bristol Bus Station is based Marlborough Street – just an 8-minute walk from the city centre and served by many regular bus routes, with a car park nearby at the St James Barton Car Park, postcode: BS1 3LJ.

Take a look at our Bristol Bus Station facilities.

Arriving in Cardiff

Cardiff Coach Station is a 15-minute stroll from Cardiff Rail Station, and just a short stroll through the city centre, making it a great arrival point for your big Welsh adventure.

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

Bristol to Cardiff route stops

Popular stops are listed below. Please use the journey planner above to plan your trip.
  • Bristol Coach Station
  • Cardiff Coach Station (Sophia Gardens)
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*Limited Availability. £1 booking fee applies. Fares correct 15 June 2020 for travel between 01 July 2020 and 13 October 2020.

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