There are 4 ways to get from London to Aberystwyth University by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  5 h 30 min

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

$112 - $177

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Aberystwyth University National Express

$20 - $26

2 alternative options

Bus via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth University National Express

$26 - $33

Drive  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Drive from London to Aberystwyth University 236.1 miles

$50 - $75

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Aberystwyth University is to bus which costs £16 - £21 and takes 7 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Aberystwyth University is to drive which costs £35 - £60 and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The distance between London and Aberystwyth University is 180 miles. The road distance is 236.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from London to Aberystwyth University, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from London Victoria and arriving at Aberystwyth University. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 7 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Aberystwyth University. However, there are services departing from London Euston and arriving at Aberystwyth via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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London to Aberystwyth University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Aberystwyth University station.

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Map of how to get from London to Aberystwyth University.
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  • Distance: 180.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between London, England and Aberystwyth University, Wales?

You can take a train from London to Aberystwyth University via Birmingham New Street and Aberystwyth in around 5 h 30 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from London to Aberystwyth University twice daily. Tickets cost $20 - $26 and the journey takes 7 h 20 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria to Aberystwyth University
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth University
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com

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