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There are 4 ways to get from Cheltenham to Portmeirion by train, bus, car, plane or taxi

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Train  •  6 h 37 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 Minffordd

$93 - $145

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Bus  •  9 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

$134 - $173

Drive  •  3 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Portmeirion 165.6 miles

$35 - $55

Train, fly, taxi  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY
  3. Take a taxi from Anglesey to Portmeirion

$221 - $374

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cheltenham to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham Spa and arriving at Minffordd via Birmingham New Street and Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 37 min.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Portmeirion is 111 miles. The road distance is 165.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Portmeirion without a car is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 6 h 37 min to get from Cheltenham to Portmeirion, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Cheltenham to Portmeirion is to train which takes 6 h 37 min and costs £70 - £120. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £100 - £140 and takes 9 h 5 min.

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The quickest flight from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Portmeirion.
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  • Distance: 110.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Cheltenham to Portmeirion via Birmingham New Street and Machynlleth in around 6 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Cheltenham to Portmeirion via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Bangor, Gwynedd in around 9 h 5 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
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
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Machynlleth to Minffordd
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
National Express
Other operators
Taxi from Anglesey to Portmeirion
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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Yes, the driving distance between Cheltenham to Portmeirion is 166 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 4 min to drive from Cheltenham to Portmeirion.

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Flybe offers flights from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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