There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Portmeirion 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, bus  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
  2. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$56 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newtown, Powys
  2. Take the bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) X85
  3. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$33 - $37

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
  2. Take the train from Machynlleth to Minffordd

$58 - $87

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Portmeirion 122.1 miles

$26 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 21 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Portmeirion is 97 miles. The road distance is 122.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Birmingham to Portmeirion, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Portmeirion, Tollgate via Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) and Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 55 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Birmingham to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Minffordd via Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 54 min.

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Portmeirion via Machynlleth in around 4 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Birmingham to Portmeirion via Newtown, Powys, Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office), and Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) in around 6 h 55 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Machynlleth to Minffordd
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
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