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There are 5 ways to get from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth by train, bus, car or towncar

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Train  •  4h 10m

  1. Take the train from Abergavenny to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth

£47 - £75

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Bus  •  6h 17m

  1. Take the bus from Abergavenny, Bus Station to Cardiff, Kingsway Hilton X3
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 M7

£24 - £36

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the train from Abergavenny to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the bus from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth National Express

£37 - £54

Drive  •  1h 52m

  1. Drive from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth 81.3 miles

£13 - £20

Uber  •  1h 52m

  1. Take an Uber from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth 81.3 miles

£130 - £180

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The cheapest way to get from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1h 52m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Abergavenny station to Aberystwyth station. However, there are services departing from Abergavenny, Bus Station and arriving at Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 via Cardiff, Kingsway. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 17m.

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No, there is no direct train from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Abergavenny and arriving at Aberystwyth via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 10m.

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The distance between Abergavenny and Aberystwyth is 62 miles. The road distance is 81.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 4h 10m and costs £45 - £75.

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It takes approximately 4h 10m to get from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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Abergavenny to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by Stagecoach in South Wales, arrive at Abergavenny, Bus Station.

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Abergavenny to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Abergavenny station.

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The best way to get from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 4h 10m and costs £45 - £75. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £40 and takes 6h 17m.

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Map of how to get from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 61.6 miles
  • Duration: 4h 10m

What companies run services between Abergavenny, Wales and Aberystwyth, Wales?

You can take a train from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth via Shrewsbury in around 4h 10m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth via Cardiff, Kingsway Hilton and Cardiff, Kingsway in around 6h 17m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Abergavenny to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£23 - £35
First Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£24 - £40
First Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£14 - £19
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National Express
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Abergavenny, Bus Station to Cardiff, Kingsway Hilton
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£7 - £8
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£17 - £28
Website
Megabus UK
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1h 52m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
£130 - £180
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Assist
£130 - £180
UberX
£130 - £180
Exec
£160 - £230
UberXL
£190 - £260

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Abergavenny to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by Megabus UK, arrive at Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5.

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Abergavenny to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Abergavenny to Aberystwyth is 81 miles. It takes approximately 1h 52m to drive from Abergavenny to Aberystwyth.

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