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

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 43 min

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

$140 - $217

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 to Manchester Airport
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
  3. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Dolgellau, Ffordd Arran Road (Dolgellau Depot) T3

$94 - $104

4 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 27 min

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

$109 - $164

Bus, train  •  7 h 49 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

$101 - $162

Drive  •  3 h 45 min

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

$45 - $70

Fly, train  •  7 h 35 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 Machynlleth

$116 - $321

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 45 min.

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The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Dolgellau is 171 miles. The road distance is 215.3 miles.

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau. However, there are services departing from London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3 and arriving at Dolgellau, Ffordd Arran Road (Dolgellau Depot) via Manchester Airport Bus Station and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 9 min.

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Map of how to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau.
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  • Distance: 170.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 43 min

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, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) in around 6 h 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Dolgellau via Manchester Airport, Manchester Airport Bus Station, Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station, and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing in around 10 h 9 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
Every 30 minutes
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
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 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
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 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
National Express
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com
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 8 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com

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