There are 4 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Barmouth by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) T2
  2. Take the bus from Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) to Barmouth, Bryn-y-Mor 38 / ...

$16

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Dovey Junction
  2. Take the train from Dovey Junction to Barmouth

$16 - $24

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  58 min

  1. Take a taxi from Aberystwyth to Barmouth 43.7 miles

$160 - $190

Drive  •  58 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Barmouth 43.7 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Barmouth is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Barmouth is to taxi which costs £120 - £150 and takes 58 min.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Barmouth is 21 miles. The road distance is 43.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Aberystwyth to Barmouth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberystwyth station to Barmouth. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) and arriving at Barmouth, Bryn-y-Mor via Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Barmouth. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Barmouth via Dovey Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 9 min.

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

You can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Barmouth via Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) in around 2 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Aberystwyth to Barmouth via Dovey Junction in around 2 h 9 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Dovey Junction
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $12
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
Train from Dovey Junction to Barmouth
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) to Barmouth, Bryn-y-Mor
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Aberystwyth to Barmouth
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$160 - $190
Ow's Cabs
Phone
+44 7807 298440
Dominos Taxi
Phone
+44 1970 625888

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