There are 4 ways to get from Newtown to London 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.

Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 27 min

$97 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 30 min

  1. National Express

$18 - $24

2 alternative options

Train Chiltern Railways  •  4 h 8 min

$97 - $147

Drive  •  3 h 24 min

  1. 194.1 miles

$40 - $60

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

You can take a train from Newtown to London via Birmingham New Street in around 3 h 27 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Newtown to London twice daily. Tickets cost $18 - $24 and the journey takes 5 h 30 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
03333 211 202
Train from Newtown (Powys) to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Virgin West Coast Trains
Chiltern Railways
+44 345 600 5165
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to London Marylebone
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Newtown and London is 245 km. The road distance is 311 km.

The cheapest way to get from Newtown to London is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 5 h 30 min.

The quickest way to get from Newtown to London is to drive which takes 3 h 24 min and costs £30 - £45.

No, there is no direct train from Newtown to London. However, there are services departing from Newtown (Powys) and arriving at London Euston via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Newtown, Powys and arriving at London Marble Arch. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 27 min to get from Newtown to London, including transfers.