There are 4 ways to get from Pontypool to London by bus, train 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

Bus, train  •  2 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Pontypool, Town Hall (St James` Vicarage) to Newport, Market Square X24 / ...
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington

$80 - $145

Cheapest option

Bus National Express  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from NEWPORT, South Wales to London Victoria Coach Station National Express

$20 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus Megabus UK  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Pontypool, Town Hall (St James` Vicarage) to Cardiff, Kingsway Hilton (Hilton Hotel) X3
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Kingsway to Victoria Coach Station Arrivals M7

$34 - $53

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Pontypool to London 145 miles

$30 - $45

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

National Express operates a bus from Pontypool to London every 3 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Bus operators
Stagecoach South
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pontypool, Town Hall (St James` Vicarage) to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pontypool, Town Hall (St James` Vicarage) to Cardiff, Kingsway Hilton (Hilton Hotel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pontypool, Town Hall (St James` Vicarage) to Cardiff, Kingsway Hilton (Hilton Hotel)
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Pontypool to London?

The distance between Pontypool and London is 203 km. The road distance is 232 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Pontypool to London?

The cheapest way to get from Pontypool to London is to bus which costs £14 - £18 and takes 4 h 23 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Pontypool to London?

The quickest way to get from Pontypool to London is to drive which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £22 - £35.

Is there a direct bus between Pontypool and London?

No, there is no direct bus from Pontypool to London. However, there are services departing from Pontypool, Town Hall (St James` Vicarage) and arriving at London Victoria Coach Station via NEWPORT, South Wales. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 23 min.

How long does it take to get from Pontypool to London?

It takes approximately 2 h 54 min to get from Pontypool to London, including transfers.