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There are 3 ways to get from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
  2. Take the bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle T14 / ...

2 alternative options

Bus, line 33 bus  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Ross-on-Wye
  2. Take the line 33 bus from Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road to Hereford, Railway Station 33
  3. Take the bus from Hereford, station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle T14 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye 77.6 miles

$16 - $25

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye is to drive which costs £12 - £19 and takes 1 h 40 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Hay-on-Wye. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle via Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road and Hereford, station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 51 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Hay-on-Wye is 59 miles. The road distance is 77.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 26 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 26 min to get from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye bus services, operated by Stagecoach in South Wales, arrive at Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye is 78 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to drive from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye.

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There are 330+ hotels available in Hay-on-Wye. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye.
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  • Distance: 59.3 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 26 min

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Hay-on-Wye, Wales?

You can take a bus from Birmingham to Hay-on-Wye via Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road, Hereford, Railway Station, and Hereford, station in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Bus from Hereford, station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Yeomans Travel
Phone
01432356201
Email
sales@yeomanstravel.co.uk
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hereford, station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
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 Ross-on-Wye
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Ross-on-Wye, Cantilupe Road to Hereford, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $5
Website
Stagecoach West

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