Birmingham to Cardiff bus

Birmingham - Cardiff bus information

Birmingham Cardiff bus map

Bus Time 2h56m
Origin Birmingham, England
Destination Cardiff, Wales
Distance 88 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £4.20
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus
  • Many companies offer bus tickets from Birmingham (England) to Cardiff (Wales): National Express, Megabus. The coach services on board and the luggage restrictions will vary depending on the company.
  • The starting price found to travel in the next 1800 days for your coach is £4.20. This fare, based on a standard fare without a coachcard, can vary depending when you want to travel and how much time in advance you book your ticket to Cardiff from Birmingham.
  • You will need on average 2h56m to take the bus from Birmingham to Cardiff which are 88 miles away from one another. While coach services are often slower than trains or flights, they are almost always the cheapest solution for your journey.

Best prices for bus tickets Birmingham - Cardiff

from £4.20 MORE 3h10m
from £4.50 MORE 3h15m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £12.00 MORE 2h01m
Flights
from £74.51 MORE 13h25m

Prices calendar to travel between Birmingham and Cardiff

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Birmingham to Cardiff by coach, train, carsharing and flights.

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Ticket prices and availability have been recorded in the last 72 hours from the data provided by our partners.

Bus times Birmingham - Cardiff

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Cardiff

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Birmingham , Brunel Street
09:10
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
12:30
3h20m Megabus
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
11:15
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
13:55
2h40m National Express
Birmingham , Brunel Street
13:00
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
15:40
2h40m Megabus
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
13:00
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
15:35
2h35m National Express
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
15:00
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
17:35
2h35m National Express
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
17:30
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
21:15
3h45m National Express
Birmingham , Brunel Street
17:45
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
21:25
3h40m Megabus
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
18:45
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
21:15
2h30m National Express
Birmingham , Brunel Street
20:10
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
23:35
3h25m Megabus
Birmingham , Brunel Street
21:50
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
01:10
3h20m Megabus
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The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Based on our data, 11 services are available today and 11 tomorrow. The first bus Birmingham to Cardiff leaves the station at 07:00. The last coach is at 21:50. Coach companies may adapt the times depending on which day you're travelling as well as if you're travelling during the holiday season, public holidays or for a major event.

Best time to book a Birmingham - Cardiff bus

Coach fare depending on when you get your ticket

90

£4

60

£7

30

£6

15

£10

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£10

3

£10

1

£11

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can note in the graph above, the price of the ticket for a coach from Birmingham to Cardiff is more expensive as you approach your travel date. Buying your ticket early can help you pay less as well as avoiding missing the bus because there are no tickets left. It is 67% cheaper to purchase your seat 2 months in advance (from £4) rather than on the day you're travelling (from £11).

The results take into account the best fares found, when booking early versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from Birmingham to Cardiff

Gopili compares prices to help you find cheap bus tickets from Birmingham to Cardiff for the coming days. You can also have a look at the prices for the Cardiff Birmingham bus to make sure you get a seat for your return journey.

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 11/12/2019 13:00 National Express 4 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 11/12/2019 11:15 National Express 4 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 11/12/2019 18:45 National Express 4 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 11/12/2019 17:30 National Express 4 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 11/12/2019 15:00 National Express 4 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 10/12/2019 17:30 National Express 5 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 10/12/2019 13:00 National Express 5 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 10/12/2019 18:45 National Express 5 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 10/12/2019 11:15 National Express 5 days ago
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£4.20 09/12/2019 17:30 National Express 6 days ago

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