There are 3 ways to get from Builth Wells to Welshpool by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  2 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) T4
  2. Take the bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Welshpool, Masons Yard (Phone Box) X75 / ...

$18

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Taxi  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Take a taxi from Builth Wells to Welshpool 49.7 miles

$240 - $300

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Builth Wells to Welshpool 49.7 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Builth Wells to Welshpool is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Builth Wells to Welshpool is to taxi which costs £180 - £230 and takes 1 h 3 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Builth Wells to Welshpool. However, there are services departing from Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) and arriving at Welshpool, Masons Yard (Phone Box) via Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 1 min.

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The distance between Builth Wells and Welshpool is 37 miles. The road distance is 49.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Builth Wells to Welshpool without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 1 min and costs £14.

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It takes approximately 2 h 1 min to get from Builth Wells to Welshpool, including transfers.

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Builth Wells to Welshpool bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, depart from Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) station.

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Builth Wells to Welshpool bus services, operated by Celtic Travel, arrive at Welshpool, Masons Yard (Phone Box) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Builth Wells to Welshpool is 50 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 3 min to drive from Builth Wells to Welshpool.

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There are 309+ hotels available in Welshpool. Prices start at $104 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Builth Wells to Welshpool.
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  • Distance: 37.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 1 min

What companies run services between Builth Wells, Wales and Welshpool, Wales?

You can take a bus from Builth Wells to Welshpool via Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) in around 2 h 1 min.

Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Builth Wells, Groe (Builth Wells Post Office) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Welshpool, Masons Yard (Phone Box)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Welshpool, High Street
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Builth Wells to Welshpool
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Estimated price
$240 - $300

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