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City CodeCWL
Popular Airlines
  • Klm Royal Dutch Airlines
  • Air France
Flight Time7~13 hours

The flight time to Cardiff is approximately 7~13 hours. Find out more about the history, economy, climate and transportation options before you visit Cardiff.


Cardiff is a city in the southern coast of Wales. It is a famous port city where the Severn Estuary and Taff River meet. It is also the capital city of Wales. Cardiff is the most famous destination to tourists coming in the United Kingdom. It is in a north temperate zone with a maritime climate. Thus, summers in Cardiff are generally warm and sunny. While, winters can have excessive rainfalls.

Voice of Travelers to Cardiff

FlyBE ticket to Cardiff is a money-saver

Hi, I'm Ricky from Amsterdam. I want to commend FlyBE for a very good quality service. I was able to grab a ticket deal to Cardiff. I did not expect the quality of service to be superb. I thought it was gonna be average, considering I got a cheap deal. But I was wrong. Their service was exceptional. Acquiring the ticket deal was fast and efficient. The whole trip was smooth, I was comfortable. Their flight crew were very accommodating and polite. And, the food they served was fresh and delicious too. I am going to book a ticket from them again soon. Also, I will always recommend to my family, colleagues, and friends that they choose a FlyBE ticket.

KLM ticket is worth it, the flight was hassle-free

Hello, my name is Hannah. I have a connecting ticket, bound for Cardiff. I flew with KLM. I have to say that I'm very impressed and satisfied with their service. The flight wasn't delayed. The seats were okay, my legs were not cramped up. The flight attendants made sure that we were all comfortable in our seats. They were very nice and well-prepared. The food they served was fresh and hot. Our trip wasn't rough. I will book my ticket again with KLM when I go back to Europe. I'll also recommend them at work and to my family and friends. Getting that Cardiff ticket deal from KLM was definitely worth it.

Our best reward ticket after college - Cardiff getaway

Hello. I am Anna from New York. My friends and I recently finished university in the US. So as a reward for ourselves and our hard work paying off, we booked a ticket to Cardiff. Cardiff is our first stop in Europe. I have to tell you, Cardiff is my favorite among all places we went to. It was like a home away from home kind of place. We went sightseeing in Cardiff Bay. We booked tours in different museums in Cardiff. My personal favorite was the Cardiff Castle tour. It made me feel like a little princess strolling around her home. We also watched an opera show at the Wales Millennium Centre. And we admired Cardiff's unique architecture. I liked the older buildings like the Llandaff Cathedral best. Next time I go back to Europe, I'll be sure to book a ticket back to Cardiff.

Cardiff Travel FAQs

What airlines can I book a ticket from for Cardiff?

There are many airlines you can get a ticket from, both direct and connecting flights, to Cardiff. You can book your ticket to Cardiff with these airlines:
Delta Airlines,
Air France,
Aer Lingus,
Thomson Airways,
British Airways,
Virgin Atlantic,
Etihad Airways,
Eastern Airways,
Vueling Airlines,
and Finnair.

A tip: You can grab a better Cardiff ticket deal if you try booking your ticket during a weekday like Wednesday.

The best time to book a ticket and go to Cardiff is during the summer. Summers in Cardiff record the longest days in the place. The sunniest month is July. With this, it is best to book a ticket to Cardiff on July through September. A tip: for a better chance to grabbing a more affordable ticket deal, book your ticket on a weekday.

I recently booked a ticket to Cardiff, can you recommend some attractions I can go to in Cardiff?.

Cardiff has a lot of stunning attractions to offer. After booking a ticket to Cardiff, make sure you include some of these attractions in your list. With these, you'll get a better glimpse of Cardiff's lifestyle.
Cardiff Castle,
National Museum Cardiff,
St. Fagans National Museum,
Cardiff Bay,
Castell Coch,
Bute Park,
Oakwood Theme Park,
Pierhead Building,
Roald Dahl Plass,
Cardiff Story Museum,
Llandaff Cathedral,
Garth Hill,
Cardiff Arms Park,
Dyffryn Gardens,
Roath Park,
Cardiff Market,
Cosmeston Country Park,
Barry Island,
and the Mermaid Quay.

What are the places I can stay at in Cardiff?

There are a lot of places to stay in Cardiff that you can choose from before you secure your ticket:
Mercure Holland House,
Holiday Inn,
Ibis Hotel,
The Copthorne Hotel,
Park Inn by Radisson,
Campanile Hotel,
The Beaufort Guest House,
Gelyinis Farm Guest House,
Village Hotel,
Elgano Hotel,
Sandringham Hotel,
Penrhys Hotel,
Hotel One Hundred,
Tanes Hotel,
Millennium Lodge Hotel,
Park Plaza,
Manor Parc Country,
and the Austins Cardiff Guest House.

Cardiff - Direct Flights to Major Airports

Airports handling direct flights to Cardiff Airport • Amsterdam Airport Schipol (Netherlands) • Aberdeen Airport (United Kingdom) • Dublin Airport (Ireland) • Ibiza Airport (Spain) etc.

Flight Routes to Cardiff

Cardiff is a main air hub for tourists with a ticket and headed to the United Kingdom. With this, it is the busiest airport in Wales. It offers about 50 direct flights and over 900 connections to tourists all over the world. Some of the airlines that serve a ticket and direct flight to Cardiff are: FlyBE, Eurowings, KLM, Air France, Alitalia, and Eastern Airways.