There are 5 ways to get from London to Hay-on-Wye by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train, bus via Newport (S Wales)  •  4 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford
  3. Take the bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) T14 / ...

$99 - $165

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 27 min

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

$23 - $27

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Hereford
  2. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) T14 / ...

$90 - $153

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Hereford
  3. Take the bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) T14 / ...

$98 - $144

Drive  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London to Hay-on-Wye 151 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Hay-on-Wye is to bus which costs £17 - £21 and takes 5 h 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Hay-on-Wye is to drive which costs £24 - £40 and takes 3 h 6 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Hay-on-Wye. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre) via Country Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 27 min.

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The distance between London and Hay-on-Wye is 135 miles. The road distance is 151 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Hay-on-Wye without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 24 min and costs £75 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4 h 24 min to get from London to Hay-on-Wye, including transfers.

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London to Hay-on-Wye bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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London to Hay-on-Wye bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Hereford station.

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Map of how to get from London to Hay-on-Wye.
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  • Distance: 134.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 24 min

What companies run services between London, England and Hay-on-Wye, Wales?

National Express operates a bus from London to Hay-on-Wye 3 times a day. Tickets cost $14 - $19 and the journey takes 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from London Paddington to Hereford
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Hereford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Yeomans Travel
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Yeomans Canyon Travel
Phone
01432 356201
Email
sales@yeomanstravel.co.uk
Website
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Country Bus Station to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
yeomanscoachholidays.com
Bus from Hereford, Railway Station (Railway Station entrance) to Hay-on-Wye, Hay Castle (Tourist Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
yeomanscoachholidays.com
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 Hereford
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $19
Website
nationalexpress.com

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