Duration 8h 6m
Distance 200.3 miles
Average price £130
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Poole takes 8h 6m and the fastest train takes 7h 3m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Poole. 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. Poole
7h 21m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£100 - £152

Aberystwyth to Poole train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberystwyth and Poole. The service departs Aberystwyth at 19:30 in the evening, which arrives into Poole at 12:47. All services require a transfer, and take on average 8h 6m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Poole. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Poole via Birmingham New Street and Bournemouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 21m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Poole is 149 miles. The road distance is 200.3 miles.

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

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

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