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There are 4 ways to get from London Paddington Station to Solva by train, bus or car

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Train  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Haverfordwest

£100 - £136

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Bus  •  10h 15m

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

£14 - £20

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the bus from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff City Centre Uk042 / ...
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest

£67 - £125

Drive  •  4h 25m

  1. Drive from London Paddington Station to Solva 254.2 miles

£35 - £60

London Paddington Station to Solva by train and bus

The journey time between London Paddington Station and Solva is around 8h 28m and covers a distance of around 270 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 6h 53m. Operated by First Great Western Service, Transport for Wales and Richards Bros, the London Paddington Station to Solva service departs from London Paddington and arrives in Solva, Memorial Hall. Typically 23 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
8h 28m
Fastest journey time:
6h 53m
Journey distance:
270 miles
Services per week:
23
Cheapest price:
£100
Carbon emissions:
24 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
05:23
Last service departs at:
22:48

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

London Paddington Station to Solva train and bus schedules

London Paddington Station → Solva
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Solva is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Solva is subject to regional advice.

The social distance requirement in Solva is 1 metre.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

Last updated: 3 Aug 2021
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The cheapest way to get from London Paddington Station to Solva is to bus which costs £13 - £20 and takes 10h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from London Paddington Station to Solva 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 Solva. However, there are services departing from Paddington Station Eastbourne Terrace and arriving at Solva, Memorial Hall via London Victoria Coach Station and Haverfordwest, Railway Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 15m.

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It is 218 miles from London Paddington Station to Solva. It is approximately 254.2 miles to drive.

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The best way to get from London Paddington Station to Solva without a car is to train which takes 6h 54m and costs £100 - £140.

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It takes approximately 6h 54m to get from London Paddington Station to Solva, including transfers.

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London Paddington Station to Solva 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 Solva is to train which takes 6h 54m and costs £100 - £140. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £13 - £20 and takes 10h 15m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between London Paddington Station to Solva is 254 miles. It takes approximately 4h 25m to drive from London Paddington Station to Solva.

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  • Distance: 217.6 miles
  • Duration: 6h 54m

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

You can take a train from London Paddington Station to Solva via Swansea, Haverfordwest, and Haverfordwest, Railway Station in around 6h 54m. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Haverfordwest once daily. Tickets cost £10 - £14 and the journey takes 6h 55m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Swansea to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cardiff Central to Haverfordwest
Ave. Duration
2h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
tfw.wales
Bus operators
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from London Heathrow Airport to Cardiff City Centre
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
flixbus.co.uk
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
Once daily
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
National Express

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