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

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Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 37 min

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

$108 - $169

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 2 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 Newtown, Powys
  3. Take the bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel (Red Lion Hotel PH) X85

$33 - $41

2 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth

$106 - $161

Drive  •  3 h 56 min

  1. Drive from London to Machynlleth 218.1 miles

$45 - $70

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Machynlleth is to bus which costs £25 - £35 and takes 8 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Machynlleth is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 56 min.

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The distance between London and Machynlleth is 176 miles. The road distance is 218.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 37 min to get from London to Machynlleth, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Machynlleth. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel (Red Lion Hotel PH) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 2 min.

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No, there is no direct train from London to Machynlleth. However, there are services departing from London Euston and arriving at Machynlleth via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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

You can take a train from London to Machynlleth via Birmingham New Street in around 4 h 37 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Machynlleth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Newtown, Powys, and Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) in around 8 h 2 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 Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
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
Bus operators
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
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newtown, Powys
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel (Red Lion Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com

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