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

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

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Train  •  9 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
  3. Take the train from Plymouth to Luxulyan

$162 - $255

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) T1c
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to Bristol Airport
  3. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
  4. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet

$89 - $97

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  11 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) T1
  2. Take the train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bodmin Parkway

$142 - $285

Drive  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Cornwall 266.4 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 53 min.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Cornwall is 142 miles. The road distance is 266.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 34 min to get from Aberystwyth to Cornwall, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Aberystwyth station to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) and arriving at Lanivet via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Golden Cross PH), Cardiff, Castle Street, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Cornwall. However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Luxulyan via Birmingham New Street and Plymouth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 34 min.

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What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Cornwall, England?

You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Cornwall via Birmingham New Street and Plymouth in around 9 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Aberystwyth to Cornwall via Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse), Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Golden Cross PH), Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle), Cardiff, Castle Street, Bristol Airport, Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal, Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station, and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way in around 11 h 30 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Plymouth to Luxulyan
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $40
Train from Carmarthen to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Cardiff Central to Bodmin Parkway
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$55 - $85
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse)
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$37
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Street to Bristol Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Lanivet
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South West
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$34
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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