There are 8 ways to get from London to Bala 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, bus  •  5 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Wrexham General
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial) T3

$127 - $188

Cheapest option

Bus  •  10 h 17 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Airport
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
  4. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial) T3

$49 - $57

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Train, bus via Chester  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial) T3

$123 - $182

Train, bus via Birmingham Moor Street  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Wrexham General
  3. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial) T3

$110 - $156

Drive  •  3 h 38 min

  1. Drive from London to Bala 205.6 miles

$40 - $65

Fly from London Heathrow, bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  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 Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial)

$120 - $315

Train to Southend, fly, bus  •  7 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
  4. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial)

$111 - $364

Train to Southampton, fly, bus  •  7 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from London Waterloo to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
  4. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial)

$94 - $206

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Bala is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Bala is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 38 min.

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The distance between London and Bala is 177 miles. The road distance is 205.6 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 8 min to get from London to Bala, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Bala. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Manchester Airport Bus Station and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 17 min.

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What companies run services between London, England and Bala, Wales?

You can take a bus from London to Bala via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Manchester Airport, Manchester Airport Bus Station, Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station, and Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing in around 10 h 17 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
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 Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Bala, The Bull (Bala War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com

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