Duration 2h 28m
Distance 55.5 miles
Average price £18
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Harlech takes 2h 28m and the fastest train takes 1h 49m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Harlech. 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. Dovey Junction
  2. Harlech
2h 47m
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£15 - £24

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Want to know about travelling from Aberystwyth to Harlech? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Harlech. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Harlech via Dovey Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 47m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Harlech is 31 miles. The road distance is 55.5 miles.

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Aberystwyth to Harlech train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Dovey Junction station.

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Aberystwyth to Harlech train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Harlech station.

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There are 1005+ hotels available in Harlech. Prices start at £48 per night.

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What companies run services between Aberystwyth and Harlech?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Aberystwyth to Harlech every 4 hours. Tickets cost £9 - £15 and the journey takes 1h 25m.
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