There are 3 ways to get from Southampton to Brecon Beacons by train, bus or car

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Train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil

$123 - $193

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Glyn Tarell, Storey Arms (Storey Arms Centre) T14 / ...

$120 - $179

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Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Brecon Beacons 162.1 miles

$35 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Brecon Beacons is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Brecon Beacons is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Brecon Beacons is 112 miles. The road distance is 162.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Brecon Beacons without a car is to train which takes 4 h 10 min and costs £90 - £150.

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It takes approximately 4 h 10 min to get from Southampton to Brecon Beacons, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Brecon Beacons is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Southampton to Brecon Beacons.

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There are 263+ hotels available in Brecon Beacons. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Brecon Beacons.
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  • Distance: 111.5 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 10 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Brecon Beacons, Wales?

You can take a train from Southampton to Brecon Beacons via Cardiff Central and Merthyr Tydfil in around 4 h 10 min.

Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Merthyr Tydfil
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Glyn Tarell, Storey Arms (Storey Arms Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Glyn Tarell, Storey Arms (Storey Arms Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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