Bournemouth to Cardiff bus

Bournemouth - Cardiff bus information

Bournemouth Cardiff bus map

Bus Time 7h36m
Origin Bournemouth, England
Destination Cardiff, Wales
Distance 78 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £17.50
Bus operators: National Express

Which bus operators should I use?

National Express is the only coach company connecting Bournemouth (England) to Cardiff (Wales).

What is the price of a bus ticket for this journey?

Our travel data show that for the next 180 days, and based on a standard ticket without a coachcard, the lowest fare across the different operators to take the bus from Bournemouth to Cardiff is from €17.50.

How long does it take?

You will need on average 7h36m to travel by coach between the 2 cities. While bus services are usually much longer than trains or flights, they remain most of the time the least expensive option to travel the 78 miles between Bournemouth and Cardiff.

Best prices for bus tickets Bournemouth - Cardiff

from £17.50 MORE 7h21m

Prices calendar to travel between Bournemouth and Cardiff

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Bournemouth 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 Bournemouth - Cardiff

Leaving today? Find the next coach services to Cardiff

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
There are no more services available today.
Tomorrow
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
05:35
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
13:10
7h35m National Express
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
07:45
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
13:40
5h55m National Express
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
09:10
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
17:05
7h55m National Express
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
09:30
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
17:10
7h40m National Express
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
12:00
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
20:00
8h00m National Express
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
13:00
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
20:55
7h55m National Express
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
14:00
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
21:40
7h40m National Express
Bournemouth station, off holdenhurst rd
15:00
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
22:15
7h15m National Express

The table above only shows the remaining services for today and will display a maximum of 10 bus departures.

See all departures: Today / Tomorrow

Best time to book a Bournemouth - Cardiff bus

Bus fare depending on when you buy your ticket

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£8

60

£14

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15

£22

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£22

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£24

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£29

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can see in the table above, the price of the ticket for a coach from Bournemouth to Cardiff tend to increase as the date gets closer. Purchasing your coach beforehand is a great way to save money as well as avoiding missing the bus because no seats remain available. It is 75% cheaper to get your coach 2 months in advance (from £8) instead of on the day you're travelling (from £29).

The data take into account the best prices found, when booking beforehand versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from Bournemouth to Cardiff

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£17.50 13/12/2019 12:00 National Express 25 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£18.50 13/12/2019 14:00 National Express 25 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£27.80 02/01/2020 07:45 National Express 5 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£31.10 02/01/2020 12:00 National Express 5 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£31.10 02/01/2020 05:35 National Express 5 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£31.10 02/01/2020 13:00 National Express 5 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£31.10 02/01/2020 09:30 National Express 5 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£31.10 02/01/2020 15:00 National Express 5 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£31.10 02/01/2020 08:35 National Express 5 days ago
Bournemouth
station, off holdenhurst rd
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£31.10 02/01/2020 14:00 National Express 5 days ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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