There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Barmouth by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
  3. Take the train from Machynlleth to Barmouth

$88 - $136

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Bus National Express  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
  3. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) T2

$37 - $45

2 alternative options

Bus  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) 33
  2. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Llandrindod Wells, Station (Llandrindod Wells Station) 461 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Llandrindod Wells, Station (Llandrindod Wells Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 3 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) X47
  4. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) T2

$56 - $59

Drive  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Barmouth 157.6 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Barmouth. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Barmouth, Bryn-y-Mor via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Barmouth. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Barmouth via Birmingham New Street and Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 1 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Barmouth is 101 miles. The road distance is 157.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Barmouth without a car is to train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 1 min to get from Cheltenham to Barmouth, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Barmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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Cheltenham to Barmouth train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Cheltenham Spa station.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Barmouth is to train which takes 6 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 5 min.

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Cheltenham to Barmouth bus services, operated by Lloyds Coaches, arrive at Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) station.

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Cheltenham to Barmouth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Barmouth station.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Barmouth.
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  • Distance: 101.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 1 min

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Barmouth, Wales?

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Barmouth via Birmingham New Street and Machynlleth in around 6 h 1 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Barmouth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Aberystwyth, Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) in around 9 h 5 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 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Machynlleth to Barmouth
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
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 Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Gloucester, Bus Station to Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance)
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Sargeants Bros.
Phone
01544-230481
Email
dave@sargeantsbros.com
Website
sargeantsbros.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Llandrindod Wells, Station (Llandrindod Wells Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
sargeantsbros.com
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Llandrindod Wells, Station (Llandrindod Wells Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 3 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk

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