There are 6 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons by train, bus, car or towncar

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 14 min

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

$202 - $264

Cheapest option

Bus, drive  •  2 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Tregaron, Talbot Hotel (Talbot Hotel PH) 585 / ...
  2. Drive from Tregaron, Talbot Hotel (Talbot Hotel PH) to Brecon Beacons

$19 - $25

4 alternative options

Bus Stagecoach South  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth to Newtown, Powys National Express
  2. Take the bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Glyn Tarell, Storey Arms (Storey Arms Centre) T4

$74 - $87

Bus Megabus UK  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Jersey Marine, Bay Campus M7
  2. Take the bus from Jersey Marine, Bay Campus to Llanspyddid, St. Cattwg's Church (Llanspyddid) T6

$69 - $88

Drive  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons 67.6 miles

$14 - $21

Uber  •  1 h 35 min

  1. Take an Uber from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons 67.6 miles

$140 - $200

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The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons is to drive which costs £11 - £16 and takes 1 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons is to drive which takes 1 h 35 min and costs £11 - £16.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Brecon Beacons is 74 km. The road distance is 108 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 14 min to get from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Brecon Beacons, Wales?

You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons via Shrewsbury and Abergavenny in around 4 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons via Newtown, Powys, Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office), and Glyn Tarell, Storey Arms (Storey Arms Centre) in around 5 h 42 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Abergavenny
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Glyn Tarell, Storey Arms (Storey Arms Centre)
Ave. Duration
2 h 29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Jersey Marine, Bay Campus
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Book at
uk.megabus.com
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Jersey Marine, Bay Campus to Llanspyddid, St. Cattwg's Church (Llanspyddid)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Tregaron, Talbot Hotel (Talbot Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Mid Wales Travel
Phone
+44 1970 828288
Email
enquiries@midwalestravel.co.uk
Website
midwalestravel.co.uk
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 2 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Tregaron, Talbot Hotel (Talbot Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
midwalestravel.co.uk
J A Evans
Website
traveline.info
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 5 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Tregaron, Talbot Hotel (Talbot Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
traveline.info
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Aberystwyth to Brecon Beacons
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $200
Signup at
uber.com
uberASSIST
$140 - $200
uberX
$140 - $200
uberEXEC
$180 - $250
uberXL
$200 - $290

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