Duration 6h 5m
Distance 170.3 miles
Average price £80
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Rotherham takes 6h 5m and the fastest train takes 4h 47m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Rotherham. 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. Rotherham
5h 6m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£75 - £116

Aberystwyth to Rotherham train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberystwyth and Rotherham. The service departs Aberystwyth at 19:30 in the evening, which arrives into Rotherham at 10:41. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 5m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Rotherham Central via Birmingham New Street and Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 6m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Rotherham is 134 miles. The road distance is 170.3 miles.

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

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

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