Reading to Cardiff bus

Reading - Cardiff bus information

Reading Cardiff bus map

Bus Time 5h13m
Origin Reading, England
Destination Cardiff, Wales
Distance 95 Miles
Cheapest bus fare: from £24.90
Bus operators: National Express
  • Several operators offers bus services across the UK & Europe but the Reading to Cardiff journey is only served by the company National Express.
  • The cheapest price found to travel by bus from Reading to Cardiff in the next 180 days is from €24.90. Travelling by bus is often the best way to save money compared to the cost of flights and trains.
  • Even if travelling by coach is often cheaper, it is not faster. In fact, the average journey duration to travel by coach between Reading and Cardiff is 5h13m covering a distance of about 95 miles.

Best prices for bus tickets Reading - Cardiff

from £24.90 MORE 5h13m
Other modes of transport available
Train
from £39.80 MORE 1h26m

Prices calendar to travel between Reading and Cardiff

Find the cheapest tickets to travel from Reading 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 Reading - Cardiff

Leaving today? Find the next coach services to Cardiff

Departure Arrival Duration Company
Today
There are no more services available today.
Tomorrow
Reading station
05:35
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
10:35
5h00m National Express
Reading station
06:15
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
11:30
5h15m National Express
Reading station
07:30
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
12:20
4h50m National Express
Reading station
08:15
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
13:40
5h25m National Express
Reading station
12:40
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
18:05
5h25m National Express
Reading station
13:40
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
18:35
4h55m National Express
Reading station
14:40
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
20:00
5h20m National Express
Reading station
15:25
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
20:30
5h05m National Express
Wednesday 08 April
Reading station
05:35
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
10:35
5h00m National Express
Reading station
06:15
Cardiff coach station, sophia gardens
11:30
5h15m National Express
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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, 8 services are available today and 8 tomorrow. The first bus Reading to Cardiff leaves the station at 05:35. The last coach is at 15:25. Bus operators can adjust the times depending on the day of the week and if you're travelling during school holidays, bank holidays or for a major event.

Best time to book a Reading - Cardiff bus

Bus fare depending on when you buy your ticket

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£59

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£59

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£61

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Days before Departure

We had a look at the evolution of the fares for your coach from Reading to Cardiff in order to identify the best time to purchase your ticket. The graph above shows that prices do not tend to increase or decrease a lot as you approach your travel date. You will pay approximately the same amount if you book your ticket in advance or on the day you intend to travel but by purchasing in advance, you are making sure that seats are available for your journey.

Best prices for your coach from Reading to Cardiff

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

From To Price Departure on At Company Searched
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£34.90 08/04/2020 15:25 National Express 25 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£34.90 07/04/2020 15:25 National Express 26 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£43.00 09/04/2020 15:40 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£43.00 09/04/2020 08:15 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£43.00 09/04/2020 06:15 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£43.00 09/04/2020 07:30 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£43.00 09/04/2020 13:40 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£43.00 09/04/2020 12:40 National Express 24 days ago
Reading
station
Cardiff
coach station, sophia gardens
£43.00 09/04/2020 14:40 National Express 24 days ago

Best prices found for the next 180 days.

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