Duration 3h 31m
Distance 117.8 miles
Average price £72
Frequency 8/day

Trip overview

The average train between Cradley Heath and Aberystwyth takes 3h 31m and the fastest train takes 3h 2m. The train service runs several times per day from Cradley Heath to Aberystwyth. 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. Smethwick Galton Bridge
  2. Aberystwyth
3h 59m
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£57 - £84

Cradley Heath to Aberystwyth train times

Trains run every four hours between Cradley Heath and Aberystwyth. The earliest departure is at 06:03 in the morning, and the last departure from Cradley Heath is at 20:04 which arrives into Aberystwyth at 23:35. All services require a transfer at Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level and take an average of 3h 31m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Cradley Heath to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Cradley Heath and arriving at Aberystwyth via Smethwick Galton Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 59m.

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The distance between Cradley Heath and Aberystwyth is 85 miles. The road distance is 117.8 miles.

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Cradley Heath to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Smethwick Galton Bridge station.

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

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What companies run services between Cradley Heath and Aberystwyth?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Aberystwyth every 4 hours. Tickets cost £55 - £80 and the journey takes 2h 49m.
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