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Traveling from Edinburgh to Cardiff with Virail

Virail's search tool will provide you with the options you need when you want to go from Edinburgh to Cardiff. All you need to do is enter the dates of your planned journey, and let us take care of everything else. Our engine does the hard work, searching through thousands of routes offered by our trusted travel partners to show you options for traveling by train, bus, plane, or carpool. You can filter the results to suit your needs. There are a number of filtering options, including price, one-way or round trip, departure or arrival time, duration of journey, or number of connections. Soon you'll find the best choice for your journey. When you're ready, Virail will transfer you to the provider's website to complete the booking. No matter where you're going, get there with Virail.

How much will I pay for bus tickets from Edinburgh to Cardiff?

The cheapest bus tickets from Edinburgh to Cardiff cost $ 24.71. On average, you can expect to spend around $ 78.20 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Edinburgh to Cardiff.

Journey Details

Best price $ 64.64
Journey duration 16 h 13 min
Connections per day 4
First departure 21:25
Last departure 21:25
Distance 308.8 mi

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National Express-logo
National Express
Duration: 15 h 45 min
Edinburgh Bus Station - Cardiff Sophia Gardens
21:25 - 13:10
$ 82.79
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National Express
Duration: 15 h 40 min
Edinburgh Bus Station - Cardiff Castle Street
21:25 - 13:05
$ 82.79
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National Express
Duration: 15 h 30 min
Edinburgh Bus Station - Cardiff Gabalfa Interchange
21:25 - 12:55
$ 84.97

How much time will it take to go from Edinburgh to Cardiff by bus?

The journey between Edinburgh and Cardiff by bus usually takes 15 h 55 min to cover a distance of 309.4 mi. The shortest journey from Edinburgh to Cardiff will take you 10 h 45 min. Remember, as always, that this time does not include any delays that might occur due to weather conditions, construction, or unexpected diversions and disruptions. If arriving in Cardiff quickly is a priority for you, look for express or non-stop services. You may also find that a connecting route reaches your destination faster than some direct journeys. Virail will allow you to explore all your options and come to a decision that suits your needs.

When do departures from Edinburgh to Cardiff leave?

In general, the first departure of the day will leave Edinburgh at 09:15, and the last departure will leave at 21:25. However, it is important to remember that this is general information, and these journey times are not necessarily available every day. Timetables for each provider on the route from Edinburgh to Cardiff can change from day to day or month to month. In particular, many providers offer different schedules on weekdays and weekends. Public holidays, local events, and seasonal timetables can also cause schedules to change.

How many times a day do departures from Edinburgh leave for Cardiff?

If you want to get from Edinburgh to Cardiff, you can travel with providers such as National Express. You will find a maximum number of 13 departures per day. On average, there are 4 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 1 direct journeys between Edinburgh and Cardiff. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 3 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you.

Stations of departure

Edinburgh Edinburgh Bus Station, Elder St 24
Edinburgh Bus Station

Destination stations

Cardiff Cardiff Sophia Gardens, Sophia Cl 2
Cardiff Sophia Gardens
Cardiff Castle Street
Cardiff Gabalfa Interchange
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