There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Fishguard 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick

$112 - $171

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham to Aberystwyth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) T5

$23 - $33

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) T5

$63 - $93

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Fishguard 177.8 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Fishguard, Wales?

You can take a train from Birmingham to Fishguard via Cardiff Central in around 5 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Fishguard via Aberystwyth and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) in around 7 h 2 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Bus operators
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall)
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Birmingham to Fishguard?

The distance between Birmingham and Fishguard is 216 km. The road distance is 285 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Fishguard?

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Fishguard is to bus which costs £16 - £24 and takes 7 h 2 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Birmingham to Fishguard?

The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Fishguard is to drive which takes 3 h 42 min and costs £27 - £40.

Is there a direct train between Birmingham and Fishguard?

No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Fishguard & Goodwick via Cardiff Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 33 min.

Is there a direct bus between Birmingham and Fishguard?

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Birmingham and arriving at Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 2 min.

How long does it take to get from Birmingham to Fishguard?

It takes approximately 5 h 33 min to get from Birmingham to Fishguard, including transfers.