There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Llanidloes by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 24 min

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

$122 - $182

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Bus via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth  •  6 h 15 min

  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

$22 - $30

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 28 min

  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 (Stand R) to Llanidloes, Army Cadet Centre (Llanidloes Army Cadet Centre) X75

$65 - $123

Bus Stagecoach South Wales  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade) 216
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) T4

$56 - $60

Drive  •  2 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Llanidloes 107.4 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Bristol to Llanidloes is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bristol to Llanidloes is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 15 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bristol station to Llanidloes. However, there are services departing from Bristol Bus & Coach Station and arriving at Llanidloes via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 15 min.

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The distance between Bristol and Llanidloes is 80 miles. The road distance is 107.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Llanidloes without a car is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs £90 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from Bristol to Llanidloes, including transfers.

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Bristol to Llanidloes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Llanidloes is to train which takes 4 h 24 min and costs £90 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £24 and takes 6 h 15 min.

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Bristol to Llanidloes bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Llanidloes station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bristol to Llanidloes is 107 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 15 min to drive from Bristol to Llanidloes.

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  • Distance: 80 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Llanidloes, Wales?

You can take a train from Bristol to Llanidloes via Birmingham New Street and Caersws in around 4 h 24 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Llanidloes via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 6 h 15 min.

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
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Caersws
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Bus operators
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station (Stand R) to Llanidloes, Army Cadet Centre (Llanidloes Army Cadet Centre)
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
celtic-travel.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 Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llanidloes
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol International Airport, Airport Terminal to Cardiff, Castle Street Stop KB (Castle Arcade)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA (Cardiff Castle) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office)
Ave. Duration
3 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Website
stagecoachbus.com

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