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There are 5 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Newport by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Fishguard & Goodwick

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Haverfordwest

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Train via Cardiff

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

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
  3. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 to Newport, Castle Hotel

Drive

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Newport

London Paddington Station to Newport by train and bus

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Newport is around 14h 23m and covers a distance of around 272 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 9h 51m. The fastest journey normally takes 11h 57m. Operated by First Great Western Service, Transport for Wales and Richards Bros, the London Paddington Station to Newport service departs from London Paddington and arrives in Newport, Castle Hotel. Typically six services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 32m
Layover time:
9h 51m
Total time:
14h 23m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
11h 57m
Journey distance:
272 miles
Services per week:
6
Cheapest price:
£104
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:48
Last service departs at:
17:43

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Newport train and bus schedules

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The cost-effective way to get from London Paddington Station to Newport is to bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 10h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Newport is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Paddington Station station to Newport. However, there are services departing from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace and arriving at Newport, Castle Hotel via London Victoria Coach Station and Haverfordwest, Bus Station 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 20m.

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The distance between London Paddington Station and Newport is 203 miles. The road distance is 244.2 miles.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Newport without a car is to train which takes 6h 26m and costs £100 - £140.

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It takes approximately 6h 26m to get from London Paddington Station to Newport, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Newport bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Newport is to train which takes 6h 26m and costs £100 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £14 - £21 and takes 10h 20m.

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London Paddington Station to Newport bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Haverfordwest station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Newport is 244 miles. It takes approximately 4h 25m to drive from London Paddington Station to Newport.

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Map of how to get from London Paddington Station to Newport.
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  • Distance: 203.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 26m

What companies run services between London Paddington Station, England and Newport, Pembrokeshire, Wales?

You can take a train from London Paddington Station to Newport via Swansea, Fishguard & Goodwick, and Goodwick, Station in around 6h 26m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Haverfordwest twice daily. Tickets cost £10 - £14 and the journey takes 6h 55m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£65 - £85
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£65 - £85
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £160
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £65
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£50 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £120
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Swansea to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £85
Website
tfw.wales
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 14m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£42 - £48
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£42 - £48
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 Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
National Express

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