Duration 6h 30m
Distance 188.5 miles
Average price £105
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Basingstoke takes 6h 30m and the fastest train takes 5h 10m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Basingstoke. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberystwyth
  2. Birmingham New Street
  3. Basingstoke
5h 39m
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£83 - £126
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Aberystwyth to Basingstoke train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberystwyth and Basingstoke. The earliest departure is at 15:30 in the afternoon, and the last departure from Aberystwyth is at 19:30 which arrives into Basingstoke at 08:09. All services require a transfer at Birmingham New Street and take an average of 6h 30m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Basingstoke. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Basingstoke via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 39m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Basingstoke is 152 miles. The road distance is 188.5 miles.

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Aberystwyth to Basingstoke train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth to Basingstoke train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Basingstoke station.

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