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There are 6 ways to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train  •  5h 57m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Caersws

£118 - £258

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Bus  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llanidloes National Express

£21 - £25

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Train, bus via Shrewsbury  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Llanidloes, Red Lion Hotel X75

£70 - £186

Train, bus  •  8h 1m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic JP to Newtown, Bus Station Stand B T4

£48 - £154

Drive  •  2h 24m

  1. Drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes 111 miles

£17 - £25

Towncar  •  2h 24m

  1. Take a town car from Bristol Airport to Llanidloes 111 miles

£30 - £120

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes by bus and train

The journey time between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Llanidloes is around 6h 56m and covers a distance of around 179 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 30m. Operated by First, First Great Western Service, CrossCountry and others, the Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes service departs from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arrives in Llanidloes, Red Lion Hotel. Typically 43 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
6h 56m
Fastest journey time:
5h 30m
Journey distance:
179 miles
Services per week:
43
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:50
Last service departs at:
23:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes bus and train schedules

Bristol Airport (BRS) → Llanidloes
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The cheapest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2h 24m.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes. However, there are services departing from Bristol Airport, Airport Terminal and arriving at Llanidloes via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 2m.

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The distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) and Llanidloes is 82 miles. The road distance is 111 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes without a car is to train which takes 5h 57m and costs £110 - £260.

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It takes approximately 5h 57m to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes, including transfers.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes is to train which takes 5h 57m and costs £110 - £260. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £21 - £25 and takes 8h 2m.

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Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Llanidloes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes is 111 miles. It takes approximately 2h 24m to drive from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes.

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Map of how to get from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes.
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  • Distance: 81.9 miles
  • Duration: 5h 57m

What companies run services between Bristol Airport (BRS), England and Llanidloes, Wales?

You can take a train from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes via Bedminster Down Rd, Parson Street, Bristol Temple Meads, Birmingham New Street, and Caersws in around 5h 57m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol Airport (BRS) to Llanidloes via Bristol Bus & Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 8h 2m.

Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Caersws
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £70
Website
tfw.wales
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £19
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Bus operators
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Llanidloes, Red Lion Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Celtic Travel
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 Shrewsbury to Llanidloes
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llanidloes
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic JP to Newtown, Bus Station Stand B
Ave. Duration
3h 46m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Bristol Airport to Llanidloes
Estimated price
£30 - £120

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