There are 3 ways to get from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth by train, bus or car

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Train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Pwllheli to Dovey Junction

$28 - $43

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Bus  •  3 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Porthmadog, Australia (Y Gestiana) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T2

$23 - $24

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth 72.6 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pwllheli station to Aberystwyth station. However, there are services departing from Pwllheli, Bus Station (Pwllheli Bus Station) and arriving at Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) via Porthmadog, Australia (Y Gestiana). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 48 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Pwllheli and arriving at Aberystwyth via Dovey Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 10 min.

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The distance between Pwllheli and Aberystwyth is 36 miles. The road distance is 72.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth without a car is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs £21 - £35.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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Pwllheli to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by Lloyds Coaches, depart from Porthmadog, Australia (Y Gestiana) station.

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

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The best way to get from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth is to train which takes 3 h 10 min and costs £21 - £35. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £17 - £19 and takes 3 h 48 min.

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Map of how to get from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 35.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth every 4 hours. Tickets cost $22 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h. Alternatively, Lloyds Coaches operates a bus from Pwllheli to Aberystwyth every 4 hours. Tickets cost $19 and the journey takes 2 h 15 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Pwllheli to Dovey Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Porthmadog, Australia (Y Gestiana) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com

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