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Cardiff to Peterborough

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How to get from Cardiff to Peterborough?

We are suggesting 7 routes by train, bus, carpooling, plane to plan your trip Cardiff Peterborough. Routes displayed are sorted depending on a performance indicator (calculated from number of changes, expected duration, distance between an airport and the center of the city it serves...). You'll be able to:
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All modes of transport Cardiff Peterborough

For your trip from Cardiff (Wales, United Kingdom) to Peterborough (England, United Kingdom) with a distance of 146 mi you will be able to take 4 modes of transport, eventually by combining plane, carpooling, bus and/or train, and according to which the duration of the journey will be significantly different.
No coach company allows you to get you directly to Peterborough from Cardiff without changing buses, you will have to take the coach lines Cardiff-Coventry and Coventry-Peterborough.
You will board a coach of MegaBus in Cardiff. The bus will drop you off at Coventry bus station (0.4 mi from Coventry, United Kingdom). Please make sure to show up on time at Cardiff bus station (0.4 mi from Cardiff) at least 15 minutes before the time of departure for Coventry. Once arrived in Coventry, take another coach of National Express that will take you to Peterborough bus station (England United Kingdom).
It is not possible to travel directly by train from Cardiff to Peterborough without changing trains but some trains run on lines Cardiff-Birmingham and Birmingham-Peterborough allowing you to make the entire trip only by rail.
Trains of CrossCountry to Birmingham leave from Cardiff Central railway station in Cardiff. Arrival in Birmingham will take place at Birmingham New Street station (0.4 mi from the city centre). Correspondence or change is required in Birmingham where the train operated by CrossCountry leave for Peterborough.
Blablacar is the main carpooling platform in Europe where drivers having the route Birmingham-Peterborough will be able to share a ride with you that you will combine with a trip by train in order to cover the entire trip.
No flight allows you to fly directly to Peterborough from Cardiff. You can take the flight Cardiff-Birmingham and complete the other part of your journey traveling by bus.
Leave Cardiff and arrive early enough (at least 2 hours before the departure time) at Cardiff-Wales CWL airport, 9.3 mi away, to check in your luggage for the flight to Birmingham (Birmingham International airport, IATA code: BHX) operated by Eastern Airways.

Which carriers to travel between Cardiff and Peterborough?

Depending on the requested date, Blablacar can display an offer to share a ride Birmingham-Peterborough (70.2 mi)
Bus companies
National Express operates the intercity bus services from the bus station of Cardiff in Cardiff and to the one of Birmingham (England United Kingdom) and between the city of Birmingham (serving Birmingham bus station at 0.5 mi from centre) and the city of Peterborough where the coach will drop you off at Peterborough station situated at about 0.4 mi from Peterborough city centre.
MegaBus is the bus carrier that allows to travel on the line from the bus station of Cardiff in Cardiff and to the one of Coventry (England United Kingdom)
Railway companies
CrossCountry provides rail connections Cardiff-Birmingham with the train from Cardiff Central railway station (0.4 mi from city-centre) and serving the rail station of Birmingham New Street at arrival (0.4 mi from centre) and from Birmingham to Peterborough with the train which leaves Birmingham New Street station to arrive at Peterborough railway station (England United Kingdom)
Eastern Airways carries out a flight from Cardiff-Wales CWL airport situated 9.3 mi away from the city centre of Cardiff to Birmingham (arrival at Birmingham International BHX airport)

Stop cities from Cardiff or cities to visit near Peterborough

When travelling from Peterborough to Cardiff by plane, carpooling, bus, train, you might have to change at Birmingham located at 88 mi from Cardiff and 70 mi away from Peterborough, Coventry situated at 96 mi from Cardiff and at approximately 55 mi from Peterborough (United Kingdom). If you have some time on your way to Peterborough or back to Cardiff, this may be a really good opportunity to visit and have a short stay in those cities.
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