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Who knows Cardiff? How long to walk from the station to Ikea?

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WideWebWitch Mon 21-Mar-05 12:56:28

Sorry, it's a long shot but if anyone knows I'd be grateful, thanks!

iota Mon 21-Mar-05 13:08:13

looks a bit of a hike www
here

iota Mon 21-Mar-05 13:14:17

had a look on multimap - looks about a mile or so

squidgey Mon 21-Mar-05 13:17:53

Hi www, you can walk it (through a grotty part of town) or easily take a bus because the bus station is immediately opposite the train station exit. I think the bus numbers were included in the last post.

WideWebWitch Mon 21-Mar-05 13:31:44

Thanks! Is there a grangetown station? can't quite see if that's what they mean from the map.

iota Mon 21-Mar-05 13:32:32

put the postcode into multimap and all will become clear!

Mum2Ela Mon 21-Mar-05 13:36:55

How will you get all your purchases back if you walk?

iota Mon 21-Mar-05 13:37:20

better get a taxi

WideWebWitch Mon 21-Mar-05 13:48:15

Thanks you lot.

bubbly1973 Mon 21-Mar-05 18:42:15

dh informs me its about 5mins walk to the grangetown train station...bear in mind he is a fast walker!!

milge Mon 21-Mar-05 18:50:59

Its a bit of a hike, about 1mile from the back car park, straight down Dumballs Road then right onto grangetown road, left over the bridge and then straight on - i would say it is best part of 3 miles - what about the return trip with parcels? i'd take a bus from cardiff central, or cab it.

bubbly1973 Mon 21-Mar-05 19:10:12

blimey i knew my dh was a fast walker, but that fast!!!

i shall go and tell him off for giving me crap info...sorry

sallystrawberry Mon 21-Mar-05 19:33:53

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sallystrawberry Mon 21-Mar-05 19:35:20

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WideWebWitch Mon 21-Mar-05 20:45:28

Thank you, I'll be coming from Bristol. So is there a Grangetown station and is it nearer Ikea? I'm confused and the rail website wouldn't work earlier!

Mosschops30 Mon 21-Mar-05 21:05:40

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bibiboo Mon 21-Mar-05 23:50:58

Get a taxi. It's just SO much easier!!!

sallystrawberry Tue 22-Mar-05 22:19:41

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WideWebWitch Wed 23-Mar-05 12:15:49

sallystrawb, it's a long and boring story! Honestly! But thanks for wondering!

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