There are 6 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth by train, bus, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train via London Euston  •  5 h 57 min

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

$124 - $226

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Bus  •  7 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 210 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth National Express

$50 - $61

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Train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth

$92 - $172

Train, bus  •  9 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Slough to Hereford
  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

$104 - $165

Drive  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth 209.8 miles

$45 - $65

Fly, train  •  6 h 34 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth

$117 - $329

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) station to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Central Bus Station and arriving at Aberystwyth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 40 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Aberystwyth is 169 miles. The road distance is 209.8 miles.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 57 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Heathrow Central Bus Station.

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The best way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 5 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 7 h 40 min.

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

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London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth is 210 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth.

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

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 168.8 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 57 min

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Aberystwyth, Wales?

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, Euston Square Underground Station, London Euston, and Birmingham New Street in around 5 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Aberystwyth via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 7 h 40 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Slough to Hereford
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
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 Heathrow Central Bus Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
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
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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