There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Fishguard by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
  3. Take the train from Swansea to Fishguard & Goodwick

$119 - $199

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Bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth 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

$22 - $30

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 50 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

$59 - $87

Drive  •  3 h 42 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Fishguard 177.8 miles

$35 - $55

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Fishguard. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 43 min.

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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 Bristol Parkway and Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 38 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Fishguard is 135 miles. The road distance is 177.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Fishguard without a car is to train which takes 5 h 38 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 38 min to get from Birmingham to Fishguard, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Fishguard bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Fishguard train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Fishguard is to train which takes 5 h 38 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 43 min.

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Birmingham to Fishguard bus services, operated by Richards Bros, arrive at Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) station.

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Birmingham to Fishguard train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Fishguard & Goodwick station.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Fishguard.
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  • Distance: 135.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 38 min

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Fishguard via Bristol Parkway and Swansea in around 5 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Fishguard via Aberystwyth and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) in around 6 h 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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 New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
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 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Fishguard is 178 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 42 min to drive from Birmingham to Fishguard.

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