There are 12 ways to get from London to Portmeirion by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
  3. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog

$137 - $234

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Bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Aberystwyth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$41 - $47

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Train, bus  •  5 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$141 - $233

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

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
  3. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$99 - $184

Train, bus via Birmingham New Street #2  •  7 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
  3. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$121 - $176

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from London to Portmeirion 234.6 miles

$50 - $75

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train, bus  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
  3. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station (Blaenau Ffestiniog Station)

$140 - $363

Train to Southend, fly to Manchester, train, bus  •  8 h 15 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 train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
  4. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station (Blaenau Ffestiniog Station)

$131 - $411

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train, bus  •  8 h 19 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 train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
  4. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station (Blaenau Ffestiniog Station)

$113 - $254

Fly London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford, train, bus  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) LHR - LBA
  2. Take the train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
  3. Take the train from Newton-le-Willows to Llandudno Junction
  4. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station (Blaenau Ffestiniog Station)

$152 - $318

Train to Cambridge, fly to Manchester, train, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
  2. Fly from Cambridge (CBG) to Manchester (MAN) CBG - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
  4. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station (Blaenau Ffestiniog Station)

$122 - $345

Train to Bristol, fly to Chester, train, bus  •  8 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Chester (CEG) BRS - CEG
  3. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  4. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate

$213 - $411

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London station to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Portmeirion, Tollgate via Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 22 min.

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The distance between London and Portmeirion is 195 miles. The road distance is 234.6 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Portmeirion without a car is to train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 54 min to get from London to Portmeirion, including transfers.

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London to Portmeirion bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Portmeirion is to train which takes 5 h 54 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 10 h 22 min.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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London to Portmeirion bus services, operated by Lloyds Coaches, arrive at Portmeirion, Tollgate station.

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Portmeirion is 235 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to drive from London to Portmeirion.

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British Airways offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Manchester Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Portmeirion.
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  • Distance: 195.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 54 min

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

You can take a train from London to Portmeirion via Chester, Llandudno Junction, Blaenau Ffestiniog, and Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station (Blaenau Ffestiniog Station) in around 5 h 54 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London to Portmeirion via Aberystwyth and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) in around 10 h 22 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flights from London Heathrow to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $270
Flights from Cambridge to Manchester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$45 - $230
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
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Bristol to Chester
Ave. Duration
45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
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
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London Kings Cross to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.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 Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station (Blaenau Ffestiniog Station)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk

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