Cardiff to Birmingham bus

Cardiff - Birmingham bus information

Cardiff Birmingham bus map

Bus Time 2h55m
Origin Cardiff, Wales
Destination Birmingham, England
Distance 88 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £7.50
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus, FlixBus

Which coach operators should I use?

National Express, Megabus, FlixBus are the 3 coach companies offering bus tickets from Cardiff (Wales) to Birmingham (England).

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

The cheapest price found to travel in the next month for your coach is £7.50. This price, based on a standard ticket without a coachcard, may vary depending when you want to travel and how much time in advance you book your journey to Birmingham from Cardiff.

How far is it by bus?

The journey time may vary depending on the company but buses need around 2h55m to travel the 88 miles. Taking the bus from Cardiff to Birmingham takes more time than other transportation modes but you should pay less.

Best prices for bus tickets Cardiff - Birmingham

from £7.50 MORE 3h01m
from £8.37 MORE 3h51m
from €10.98 MORE 8h18m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £25.00 MORE 2h21m
Flights
from £31.60 MORE 13h03m

Prices calendar to travel between Cardiff and Birmingham

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

  june august   july
monday tuesday wednesday thursday friday saturday sunday
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05

Megabus£11

FlixBus€12

National Express£8

omio£25

06

Megabus£11

FlixBus--

National Express--

omio--

07
08
09

Megabus£11

FlixBus€13

National Express£9

omio£25

10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29

Megabus--

FlixBus--

National Express£9

omio--

30

Megabus£9

FlixBus--

National Express£9

omio--

31

Megabus£9

FlixBus--

National Express£9

omio--

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

Bus times Cardiff - Birmingham

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Birmingham

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Cardiff , North Road, Friary Gardens
13:35
Birmingham , Brunel Street
16:50
3h15m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
14:10
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
17:00
2h50m National Express
Cardiff , North Road, Friary Gardens
15:45
Birmingham , Brunel Street
19:10
3h25m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
17:10
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
20:00
2h50m National Express
Tomorrow
Cardiff , North Road, Friary Gardens
05:30
Birmingham , Brunel Street
09:10
3h40m Megabus
Cardiff , North Road, Friary Gardens
06:25
Birmingham , Brunel Street
10:40
4h15m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
08:20
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
11:00
2h40m National Express
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
08:40
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
13:00
4h20m National Express
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
11:25
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
14:00
2h35m National Express
Cardiff , North Road, Friary Gardens
11:55
Birmingham , Brunel Street
15:10
3h15m 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

According to our data, 11 services are running today and 10 tomorrow. The first bus Cardiff to Birmingham is at 05:30. The last bus departs at 17:10. Coach companies may vary the schedules depending on which day you're travelling as well as if you're travelling during the holiday season, public holidays or for a specific event.

Best time to book a Cardiff - Birmingham bus

Coach fare depending on when you purchase your ticket

90

60

£9

30

£7

15

£7

7

£8

3

£9

1

£10

Same day

Days before Departure

As you can notice in the chart above, the price of the ticket for a coach from Cardiff to Birmingham tend to increase as the date gets closer. Purchasing your coach in advance will enable you to save money as well as avoiding missing the bus because it is full. It is 30% cheaper to get your coach 15 days in advance (from £7) as opposed to on the day you're travelling (from £10).

The figures take into account the best tickets found, when booking in advance versus on the day on you intend to travel, in the past 6 months.

Best prices for your coach from Cardiff to Birmingham

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£7.50 05/07/2022 14:10 National Express 22 hours ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£7.50 05/07/2022 17:10 National Express 22 hours ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£7.50 26/07/2022 14:10 National Express 5 days ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£7.50 26/07/2022 17:10 National Express 5 days ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£7.50 26/07/2022 11:25 National Express 5 days ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£7.50 26/07/2022 08:20 National Express 5 days ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£9.00 31/07/2022 17:25 National Express 22 hours ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£9.00 05/07/2022 08:20 National Express 22 hours ago
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
Birmingham
coach station, digbeth
£9.00 05/07/2022 11:25 National Express 22 hours ago
Cardiff
, North Road, Friary Gardens
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£9.00 31/07/2022 05:00 Megabus 1 day ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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