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There are 5 ways to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool by train, bus, car or plane

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Train via Bank station  •  4h 36m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Welshpool

£74 - £208

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Bus  •  8h 2m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Welshpool National Express

£14 - £16

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Train  •  5h 32m

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Welshpool

£84 - £134

Drive  •  3h 22m

  1. Drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool 197.2 miles

£29 - £45

Fly, train  •  4h 59m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Manchester (MAN) LCY - MAN
  2. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury

£138 - £411

London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool by train and subway

The journey time between London City Airport (LCY) and Welshpool is around 4h 33m and covers a distance of around 185 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 44m. Operated by Dockland Light Railway (DLR), London Underground (Tube), Avanti West Coast and others, the London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool service departs from London City Airport DLR Station and arrives in Welshpool. Typically 40 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
4h 33m
Fastest journey time:
3h 44m
Services per week:
40
Cheapest price:
£74
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:57
Last service departs at:
22:47

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool train and subway schedules

London City Airport (LCY) → Welshpool
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The cheapest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool is to bus which costs £13 - £17 and takes 8h 2m.

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The quickest way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool is to drive which costs £29 - £45 and takes 3h 22m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool. However, there are services departing from Silvertown, London City Airport and arriving at Welshpool via Canning Town, Charing Cross, Trafalgar SquareCharing Cross and London Victoria Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 2m.

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No, there is no direct train from London City Airport (LCY) station to Welshpool. However, there are services departing from London City Airport DLR Station and arriving at Welshpool via Bank station, London Euston and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 36m.

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It is 158 miles from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool. It is approximately 197.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool without a car is to train via Bank station which takes 4h 36m and costs £70 - £210.

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It takes approximately 4h 36m to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool, including transfers.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from London Euston station.

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The best way to get from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool is to train via Bank station which takes 4h 36m and costs £70 - £210. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £17 and takes 8h 2m.

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  • Distance: 158.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 36m

What companies run services between London City Airport (LCY), England and Welshpool, Wales?

You can take a train from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool via Bank DLR Station, Bank station, Euston station, London Euston, and Birmingham New Street in around 4h 36m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Welshpool once daily. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 5h 25m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
£45 - £220
Train operators
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£42 - £48
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£42 - £48
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Welshpool
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
tfw.wales
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 London Victoria Coach Station to Welshpool
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
Website
National Express

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Welshpool station.

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London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Welshpool station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool is 197 miles. It takes approximately 3h 22m to drive from London City Airport (LCY) to Welshpool.

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British Airways offers flights from London City Airport to Manchester Airport.

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