There are 5 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train via London Euston  •  6 h 38 min

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

$149 - $241

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Manchester Airport
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station 5
  3. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Dolgellau, Ffordd Arran Road (Dolgellau Depot) T3

$103 - $114

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 20 min

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

$116 - $186

Bus, train  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth

$108 - $180

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau 215.3 miles

$45 - $70

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

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau via London Paddington, Paddington (H&C Line)-Underground, Euston Square Underground Station, London Euston, Birmingham New Street, Machynlleth, and Machynlleth, Clock (White Lion Hotel PH) in around 6 h 38 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau via Manchester Airport, Manchester Airport The Station, Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station, and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing in around 10 h 3 min.

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
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$70 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $120
Train from Watford Junction to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
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 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Bus operators
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
National Express
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Dolgellau, Ffordd Arran Road (Dolgellau Depot)
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau?

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dolgellau is 273 km. The road distance is 345 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau?

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau?

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau is to drive which takes 3 h 45 min and costs £30 - £50.

Is there a direct bus between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dolgellau?

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Dolgellau, Ffordd Arran Road (Dolgellau Depot) via Manchester Airport The Station and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 3 min.

How long does it take to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau?

It takes approximately 6 h 38 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau, including transfers.