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  • Bus
  • Train
  • Bike
  • Walk
  • Taxi
  • Car
  • Park and Ride


Mytravelpass is a Welsh Government run scheme whereby any young person aged 16 - 21 can recieve at least a third off all bus travel in Wales!

All you have to do is apply on online here and the pass will be with you in 10 working days. Once you have received your pass, just show it to the driver on your bus!

All you need to apply is a Welsh address and a suitable photograph to upload.

You can find out more about the pass here.

Useful Timetables

Cardiff Met Rider

The Met Riders operates during Term Time around all campuses, private halls, Roath/Cathays and the City Centre. The Met Rider is the largest student bus service in Wales and heavily subsidised by the University to make it more affordable for students.


To apply for a Met Rider pass and view the various routes, please visit the website link below.



To plan a train journey, visit Traveline Cymru and select ‘train only’. For more information about ticketing, visit Transport for Wales

Plan Cycle Journeys

To plan a bike journey, use the Traveline Cycle Planner located at the top of the journey planner window located here.


Llandaff Campus Facilities

  • 160 covered, card access stores
  • External stands
  • Cycle lane
  • Dedicated showers
  • Changing and storage facilities
  • Dr Bike Sessions
  • Student Cardiff Met cycle team

Cyncoed Campus Facilities

  • 60 covered, card access stores
  • External stands
  • Dr Bike sessions
  • Student Cardiff Met cycle team

Plas Gwyn Campus Facilities

  • 40 covered, card access stores


There are many NextBike stations around Cardiff. You can check where they are and the availability on our bus stop finder here. Just search the desired location to find docking stations and how many bikes are available at each site. 


To plan a walking route, please use our journey planner here and select the 'walk' icon.


Premier (029 2055 5555)
Dragon (029 2033 3333)
Capital (029 2077 7777)

For information about the Cardiff Safe Taxi scheme, visit the website here

Taxi Apps

Cardiff now has Uber and Ola! Click the links to download the apps.

Uber - Apple Google Play

Ola - Apple / Google Play


Cyncoed Campus

  • Limited parking available.
  • Pay & Display or Student Parking Permit

Llandaff Campus

  • No Parking available.
  • Nearest is limited spaces at Llandaff Rugby Club currently at £3.50 a day

Plas Gwyn

  • Limited parking available.
  • Pay & Display or Student Parking Permit

North Road Halls

  • No resident parking in any of the Halls.

Car Sharing

If you’re interested in car sharing, please visit Carshare2cardiff

Cardiff has 3 Park an​​​​​​​d Ride sites​​​​​​​​​​​ each running bus services to and from the city centre.

If you need to check for service disruptions, please check the Traveline website.

View our disruptions page

You can call our Contact Centre agents on 0300 200 22 33

Visit our website

We have a text message service available. Traveline text number 84268*

Download the Traveline Cymru app Available on iPhone and Android devices

* 84268 is a non-standard number which may cost more than a standard text and may not be included in any tariff bundles. Please check with your mobile operator.

** Your reply will be free to receive, providing the bus stops in question are located in Wales. For bus stops outside of Wales, you will be charged £0.25 to receive the reply.

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