There are 5 ways to get from Pembroke to Aberystwyth by train, bus, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  4 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Pembroke to Carmarthen
  2. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T1

$23 - $33

Cheapest option

Line 349 bus, bus  •  5 h 9 min

  1. Take the line 349 bus from Pembroke, Castle (Pembroke Castle) to Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station) 348 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Withybush, Fishguard Road (Withybush Hospital) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T5

$13 - $19

3 alternative options

Train  •  8 h 44 min

  1. Take the train from Pembroke to Carmarthen
  2. Take the train from Carmarthen to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth

$117 - $185

Drive  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Pembroke to Aberystwyth 75 miles

$16 - $24

Uber  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Pembroke to Aberystwyth 75 miles

$160 - $220

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pembroke to Aberystwyth is to line 349 bus and bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 5 h 9 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pembroke to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pembroke to Aberystwyth station. However, there are services departing from Pembroke, Castle (Pembroke Castle) and arriving at Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) via Withybush, Fishguard Road (Withybush Hospital). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pembroke to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Pembroke and arriving at Aberystwyth via Carmarthen and Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 44 min.

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The distance between Pembroke and Aberystwyth is 63 miles. The road distance is 75 miles.

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The best way to get from Pembroke to Aberystwyth without a car is to train and bus which takes 4 h 2 min and costs £17 - £25.

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It takes approximately 4 h 2 min to get from Pembroke to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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Pembroke to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by First, depart from Pembroke, Castle (Pembroke Castle) station.

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Pembroke to Aberystwyth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Pembroke station.

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The best way to get from Pembroke to Aberystwyth is to line 349 bus and bus which takes 5 h 9 min and costs £10 - £15. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £85 - £140 and takes 8 h 44 min.

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Map of how to get from Pembroke to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 62.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 2 min

What companies run services between Pembroke, Wales and Aberystwyth, Wales?

You can take a bus from Pembroke to Aberystwyth via Withybush, Fishguard Road (Withybush Hospital) in around 5 h 9 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Pembroke to Aberystwyth via Carmarthen and Shrewsbury in around 8 h 44 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Pembroke to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Carmarthen to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 47 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$120 - $180
Train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
First
Phone
+44 (0)1224 650100
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Carmarthen, Railway Station (Carmarthen Railway Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Website
First
Bus from Pembroke, Castle (Pembroke Castle) to Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Website
First
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Withybush, Fishguard Road (Withybush Hospital) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
Other operators
Uber Cardiff
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Pembroke to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$160 - $220
Signup at
uber.com
Assist
$160 - $220
UberX
$160 - $220
Exec
$200 - $280
UberXL
$230 - $320

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