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Cardiff Blues - Travel

 

How to get to the city   


Air:         Cardiff International Airport

                Located 10 miles south-west of the city centre.

                There is a rail link with Cardiff Central Station, as well as regular bus services into the city.

                01446 711777

 

www.cwfly.com

Rail         Getting to Cardiff by train is the most popular option.

                Cardiff has two train stations: Cardiff Central and Cardiff Queen Street.

                Cardiff Central is the bigger and busier of the two stations.

                There are frequent links to London Paddington, West Wales and the North

                Queen Street provides local and Valleys services.

                 First Great Western

                08457 000125

                Virgin

                08457 222333

                Wales and Borders

                0870 9000773

                Valley Line local services

                02920 231978

                National Rail Enquiries

                08457 484950

               

Road      From the East:

                1. Exit M4 at Junction 30

                2 Take first exit at the roundabout

                3 Head south on Pentwyn Road/A4232

                4 Go through one roundabout

                5 At next roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto the A48 ramp to City Centre

                6 Take 3rd exit toward City Centre/M4/A470

                7 At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto North Road               heading to City Centre.

                8 Continue to follow North Road

                9 Continue onto Kingsway/A4161 past Cardiff Castle

                10 At Park Hotel (on left) turn left at Westgate Street

                Cardiff Arms Park is in front of you

 

                From the West:

                1 Exit M4 at Junction 33

                2 Take 3rd exit at the roundabout.

                3 Head south on A4232 towards City Centre

                4 Take 2nd exit off A4232 towards Cardiff City stadium onto B4267

                5 Once under railway bridge turn right at traffic lights into Wellington Street.

                6 At next set of lights head straight onto Cowbridge Road

                7 Pass through next set of lights onto Castle Street and get into right-hand lane.

                8 Turn right at next set of lights onto Westgate Street

                Cardiff Arms Park is on your right

               

                From the North

                1 Once on A470 south drive under M4 (Junction 30)

                2 Continue south on Northern Boulevard

                3 Go through 5 sets of traffic lights

                4 At the 6th set keep to the right around the pub and head onto the flyover

                5 Continue towards City Centre, following North Road

                6 Continue onto Kingsway/A4161 past Cardiff Castle

                7 At Park hotel (on left) turn left at Westgate Street

                Cardiff Arms Park is in front of you.

               

               

Car Parking:The nearest public car park is Westgate Street NCP

opposite the Millennium Stadium.

               

Directions from Station

1 With the station behind you, take the right hand exit

2 Head towards Wood Street Junction

3 Cross at the lights and turn right.

4 At the next junction turn left into Westgate Street

5 Follow Westgate Street past the Millennium stadium on your left.

6 Cardiff Arms Park is on your left down the ramp.

 

 

Updated: August 2013

 

 

Copyright:Miles & Miles Publishing 2013

 


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