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

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Bus, train  •  2 h 53 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

$75 - $135

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from NEWPORT, South Wales to London Earl's Court National Express

$18 - $23

2 alternative options

Line 15 bus, train  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 15 bus from Pontypool, Crane Street Loop (Argos Pontypool) to Newport, Market Square 15
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to London Waterloo

$71 - $125

Drive  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Pontypool to London 145 miles

$30 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Pontypool to London is to bus which costs £13 - £18 and takes 4 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pontypool to London is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 31 min.

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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 Earl's Court via NEWPORT, South Wales. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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The distance between Pontypool and London is 127 miles. The road distance is 145 miles.

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The best way to get from Pontypool to London without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 53 min and costs £55 - £110.

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Pontypool to London, including transfers.

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Pontypool to London bus services, operated by National Express, depart from NEWPORT, South Wales station.

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Pontypool to London bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at London Earl's Court station.

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Map of how to get from Pontypool to London.
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  • Distance: 126.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

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

National Express operates a bus from Pontypool to London every 3 hours. Tickets cost $13 - $18 and the journey takes 2 h 40 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
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$28 - $45
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $95
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
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
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Pontypool, Crane Street Loop (Argos Pontypool) to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Phil Anslow
Phone
01495 77 55 99
Email
philanslowcoaches@outlook.com
Website
philanslowcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Pontypool, Town Hall (Pontypool Park Gates) to Newport, Market Square
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
Phil Anslow
National Express

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