There are 6 ways to get from London Victoria to Port Talbot 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  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Port Talbot Parkway

$98 - $184

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 10 min

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

$18 - $23

4 alternative options

Bus, train  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Belgravia, Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff, Kingsway M7
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway

$41 - $79

Bus via Cardiff Coach Station  •  5 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff Coach Station National Express
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Port Talbot, Bus Station (Port Talbot Bus Station) 202 / ...

$23 - $31

Drive  •  2 h 59 min

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Port Talbot 177.7 miles

$35 - $55

Fly  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Cardiff (CWL) LCY - CWL

$62 - $205

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Port Talbot, Wales?

Great Western Railway operates a train from London Victoria to Port Talbot hourly. Tickets cost $95 - $180 and the journey takes 2 h 35 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London Victoria to Port Talbot twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $23 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Belfast City
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Jersey
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Exeter, Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$45 - $280
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from London City to Cardiff via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,400
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
Train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Port Talbot Parkway
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Port Talbot
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Cardiff Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Cardiff, Sophia Gardens to Port Talbot, Bus Station (Port Talbot Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Victoria and Port Talbot is 251 km. The road distance is 284 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Port Talbot is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 10 min.

The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Port Talbot is to drive which takes 2 h 59 min and costs £28 - £45.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Port Talbot. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from London Victoria to Port Talbot, including transfers.