There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Welshpool by train, bus or car

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Train  •  1 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Welshpool

$29 - $45

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Welshpool National Express

$14 - $19

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  2 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand R) to Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) X75

$29 - $59

Drive  •  1 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Welshpool 76.3 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Welshpool is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 3 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Welshpool is to drive which takes 1 h 21 min and costs £12 - £18.

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The distance between Birmingham Airport (BHX) and Welshpool is 98 km. The road distance is 122 km.

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The train from Birmingham International to Welshpool takes 1 h 39 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Welshpool. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Airport, B'ham Airport Bus Terminal and arriving at Welshpool via Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham International and arriving at Welshpool. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 1 h 39 min.

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What companies run services between Birmingham Airport (BHX), England and Welshpool, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Welshpool every 4 hours. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 39 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham Airport (BHX) to Welshpool twice daily. Tickets cost $9 - $13 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Welshpool
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham International to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand R) to Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk

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