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There are 6 ways to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon by train, bus, night bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, bus via Newport (S Wales)  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the bus from Abergavenny, Bus Station to Brecon, Interchange X43 / ...

Cheapest option

Night bus, train  •  6 h 15 min

  1. Take the night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cathays Park, University M7
  2. Take the train from Cathays to Merthyr Tydfil

$35 - $59

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$115 - $197

Bus  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London T5 to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA to Brecon, Bulwark T4 / ...

Train, bus  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Hereford
  2. Take the bus from Hereford, station to Brecon, Interchange T14

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon 162.1 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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The quickest way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London T5 and arriving at Brecon, Bulwark via Pontcanna, Beverley Hotel and Cardiff, Castle Stop KA. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 43 min.

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The distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station and Brecon is 129 miles. The road distance is 162.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 18 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon, including transfers.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Heathrow Airport London T5 station.

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The best way to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon is to train which takes 5 h 33 min and costs £85 - £160. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 6 h 43 min.

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Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon bus services, operated by Stagecoach South Wales, arrive at Brecon, Bulwark station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon.

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Map of how to get from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon.
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  • Distance: 129.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

What companies run services between Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station, England and Brecon, Wales?

You can take a train from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon via London Paddington, Cardiff Central, Merthyr Tydfil, and Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station in around 5 h 33 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station to Brecon via Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens, Pontcanna, Beverley Hotel, Cardiff, Westgate Street, and Cardiff, Castle Stop KA in around 6 h 43 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Train from Slough to Hereford
Ave. Duration
2 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Train from Cathays to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $15
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $15
First Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Abergavenny, Bus Station to Brecon, Interchange
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Cardiff, Castle Stop KA to Brecon, Bulwark
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Bus from Hereford, station to Brecon, Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
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 Heathrow Airport London T5 to Cardiff Coach Station, Sophia Gardens
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
National Express
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, station to Brecon, Interchange
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Stagecoach in South Wales
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Night bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Cathays Park, University
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $40
Website
Megabus UK

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Trips from Heathrow Terminal 5 Underground Station