Captain’s View is perfectly located with many local shops and services only a five-minute walk away. Good transport connections allow quick and efficient travel further afield.

Ride your bike
Make use of the many bike racks at Captain’s View and choose to travel on two-wheels. Not only is it the greener option but it allows you to enjoy the local surroundings too.

Take the bus
Routes 49 and 50 operate a frequent (every ten-minute service, Monday to Saturday) from Central Cardiff to Countisbury Avenue, which is only a four-minute walk from Captain’s View. For further bus routes and journey times visit

Take a train
The nearest mainline station is Cardiff Central with train services to Manchester, Bristol, Birmingham, Gloucester and London Paddington. Heath High Level is the nearest local train station.

Take the car
Cardiff city centre provides a good range of parking facilities as well as the Park & Ride service, which makes taking the car out hasslefree. Captain’s View is close to the M4 providing swift access to other destinations in Wales and across to Bristol and onto London.

Take a walk
Whether it’s a visit to the doctor or the library, all your local day-to-day services can be reached on foot.

Get to the airport
Cardiff Airport is easily reached by car or public transport from Captain’s View. This busy airport offers direct flights to many popular European destinations.


Cardiff is justifiably regarded as the cultural centre of Wales offering a wealth of exciting places to explore from art galleries to historic landmarks, added to this is a great range of family friendly days out.