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From Monday 17th May in England only, we’re safely and steadily making more seats available on local buses, when busy. For full details go to our travelling safely page.
Please continue to keep your distance, where possible and wear a face covering throughout your journey, unless you’re exempt.
Live in Merthyr Tydfil and looking for a fast, comfortable way to reach Pontypridd or Cardiff? Use our T4 & X4 services! Our buses free Wi-Fi alongside plenty of other handy benefits.
Getting from A to B doesn't have to be expensive with Stagecoach. See how our bus fares compare to rail fares below:
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|Bus Return||Rail Return *|
|Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff||£7.20||£7.60|
* based on a anytime day return
**both people must show a valid 'mytravelpass' card
You are able to buy your ticket on the day from your driver - whether that's a single, return, day or even a weekly ticket.
You can now buy day and week tickets on our APP, download today Stagecoach Bus App
Use the bus ticket finder to find all available tickets for your journey, simply enter your from/to destinations and preferred time/date of travel.
Under 22?, You can also benefit from 1/3 off their ticket price with a mytravelpass.
Dedicated wheelchair space
Connects Merthyr Tydfil with Pontypridd and Cardiff
Pay by contactless for your ticket
We've also introduced next stop audio/visual bilingual announcements!
On average, the journey from Merthyr Tydfil to Cardiff takes about 60 minutes.
Yes, this is a direct service. No changes are required.
If you still can't find the answer you need please contact the
Stagecoach team; for more information - there are plenty of
ways to get in touch.
We also have the following other services that serve the Cardiff area!
Why not catch a little bit of luxury on our 132 Gold service
Our service 122 runs up from Tonypandy via Talbot Green and Danescourt.
We now have our newest Gold service from Caerphilly and Blackwood on Service 26
For more direct route to Cardiff from Abergavenny we also have our X3 service that runs via Pontypool and Cwmbran.