Duration 2h 28m
Distance 124 miles
Average price £26
Possible routes 3 found

Birmingham to Aberystwyth

Rome2rio has found 3 ways to get from Birmingham to Aberystwyth by train, bus and car. The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Aberystwyth costs only £7, and the quickest way takes just 2h 28m. We recommend taking the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth, which takes around 2h 55m.

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Train

  1. Birmingham New Street
  2. Aberystwyth
2h 55m
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£35 - £60
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Bus

  1. Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
    National Express
  2. Aberystwyth
3h 45m
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£7 - £9
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Drive

  1. Birmingham
    123.8 miles
  2. Aberystwyth
Fastest
2h 28m
£20 - £30
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Frequently asked questions

Want to know about travelling from Birmingham to Aberystwyth? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Aberystwyth is to bus which costs £7 - £9 and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2h 28m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth station and arriving at Aberystwyth. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 45m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Aberystwyth. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 55m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Aberystwyth is 93 miles. The road distance is 124 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs £35 - £60.

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The train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth takes 2h 55m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Birmingham to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 2h 55m and costs £35 - £60. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £7 - £9 and takes 3h 45m.

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Birmingham to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Birmingham to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Aberystwyth is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2h 28m to drive from Birmingham to Aberystwyth.

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There are 445+ hotels available in Aberystwyth. Prices start at £75 per night.

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How to travel from Birmingham to Aberystwyth

Find all the possible transport options for your trip from Birmingham to Aberystwyth right here. Rome2rio displays up to date schedules, route maps, journey times and estimated fares from relevant transport operators, ensuring you can make an informed decision about which option will suit you best. Click the map below to see more travel options.

What companies run services between Birmingham and Aberystwyth?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Birmingham to Aberystwyth every 4 hours. Tickets cost £35 - £60 and the journey takes 2h 55m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to Aberystwyth once daily. Tickets cost £7 - £9 and the journey takes 3h 45m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £60
Bus operators
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9

Aberystwyth, United Kingdom

Aberystwyth is a historic market town, administrative centre, and holiday resort within Ceredigion, West Wales, often colloquially known as Aber. It is located near the confluence of the rivers Ystwyth and Rheidol. - Wikipedia

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