There are 4 ways to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn by train, bus or car

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Train  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth

£41 - £63

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Train via Crewe  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth

£39 - £60

2 alternative options

Bus  •  8h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport 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 to Machynlleth, Bus Depot T12

Drive  •  2h 9m

  1. Drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn 109.4 miles

£17 - £26

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The cheapest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2h 9m.

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No, there is no direct train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn. However, there are services departing from Manchester Airport and arriving at Tywyn via Wilmslow, Shrewsbury and Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) and Tywyn is 93 miles. The road distance is 109.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn without a car is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs £40 - £65.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn, including transfers.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Wilmslow station.

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The best way to get from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs £40 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8h 55m.

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Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Machynlleth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn is 109 miles. It takes approximately 2h 9m to drive from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn.

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  • Distance: 93.1 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Manchester Airport (MAN), England and Tywyn, Gwynedd, Wales?

You can take a train from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn via Wilmslow, Shrewsbury, and Machynlleth in around 5h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Manchester Airport (MAN) to Tywyn via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Newtown, Bus Station, Machynlleth, Bus Depot, and Machynlleth in around 8h 55m.

Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£8 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £25
First Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£18 - £28
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £28
First Anytime Day Single
£30 - £45
Train from Crewe to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £16
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £16
First Anytime Day Single
£16 - £24
Bus operators
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 Manchester Airport to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newtown, Powys
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£6 - £8
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National Express
Lloyd's Coaches
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station to Machynlleth, Bus Depot
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Tanat Valley

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