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There are 4 ways to get from Bristol to Llanidloes by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4h 20m

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

$122 - $181

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Bus  •  5h 45m

  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 - $29

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  6h 8m

  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, The Groe X75

Drive  •  2h 15m

  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 2h 15m.

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

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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 5h 45m.

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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 4h 20m and costs £90 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4h 20m 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 4h 20m and costs £90 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £23 and takes 5h 45m.

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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 2h 15m to drive from Bristol to Llanidloes.

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  • Distance: 80 miles
  • Duration: 4h 20m

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 4h 20m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bristol to Llanidloes via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 5h 45m.

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 23m
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
34m
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
1h 45m
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
1h 47m
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
31m
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
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
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llanidloes
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $15
Website
National Express
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Shrewsbury, Bus Station to Llanidloes, The Groe
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk

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