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Cardiff - Birmingham bus information

Cardiff Birmingham bus map

Bus Time 2h55m
Origin Cardiff, Wales
Destination Birmingham, England
Distance 88 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £4.50
Bus operators: National Express, Megabus

Which coach operators should I use?

National Express, Megabus are the 2 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 £4.50. 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 £5.00 MORE 3h04m
from £4.50 MORE 2h55m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £23.85 MORE 2h00m
Flights
from £69.00 MORE 11h32m

Prices calendar to travel between Cardiff and Birmingham

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

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Megabus£6

National Express£13

Loco2--

17

Megabus£8

National Express£13

Loco2£19

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19
20
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23

Megabus£5

National Express£13

Loco2£24

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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 Cardiff - Birmingham

Leaving today? Here are the next bus services to Birmingham

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
06:40
Birmingham , Brunel Street
10:00
3h20m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
07:45
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
10:20
2h35m National Express
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
08:25
Birmingham , Brunel Street
11:00
2h35m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
09:15
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
12:10
2h55m National Express
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
10:55
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
13:15
2h20m National Express
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
11:25
Birmingham , Brunel Street
14:00
2h35m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
12:40
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
15:15
2h35m National Express
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
13:25
Birmingham , Brunel Street
16:00
2h35m Megabus
Cardiff , Kingsway, Stop GQ
14:25
Birmingham , Brunel Street
17:00
2h35m Megabus
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
15:20
Birmingham coach station, digbeth
18:05
2h45m National Express
See more departures +

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, 3 services are running today and 13 tomorrow. The first bus Cardiff to Birmingham is at 12:40. The last bus departs at 16:55. 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
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 13/03/2019 17:05 Megabus 1 day ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 13/03/2019 08:10 Megabus 1 day ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 13/03/2019 06:05 Megabus 1 day ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 13/03/2019 11:25 Megabus 1 day ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 12/03/2019 17:05 Megabus 2 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 12/03/2019 06:05 Megabus 2 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 12/03/2019 08:10 Megabus 2 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 12/03/2019 11:25 Megabus 2 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 11/03/2019 17:05 Megabus 3 days ago
Cardiff
, Kingsway, Stop GQ
Birmingham
, Brunel Street
£4.50 11/03/2019 06:05 Megabus 3 days ago

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