From Manchester Airport train to Wilmslow, train to Shrewsbury, then train to Aberystwyth. 4hrs 05min £33. From Manchester Airport The Station line 200 bus to Wilmslow, train to Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand R), bus to Llanidloes, The Groe (Groe Bus Station), then line 525 bus to Aberystwyth, Moor Lane. 5hrs 49min £36. From Manchester drive to Aberystwyth. 2hrs 28min £26.