There are 5 ways to get from Southampton to Machynlleth by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth

$109 - $168

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Bus  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newtown, Powys
  3. Take the bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel (Red Lion Hotel PH) T12

$35 - $43

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T1c

$106 - $155

Drive  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Machynlleth 203 miles

$40 - $65

Fly, train  •  7 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth

$88 - $254

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Machynlleth. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel (Red Lion Hotel PH) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 9 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Machynlleth. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Machynlleth via Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 46 min.

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The distance between Southampton and Machynlleth is 158 miles. The road distance is 203 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Machynlleth without a car is to train which takes 5 h 46 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to get from Southampton to Machynlleth, including transfers.

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Southampton to Machynlleth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade.

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Southampton to Machynlleth train services, operated by CrossCountry, depart from Southampton Central station.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Machynlleth is to train which takes 5 h 46 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 9 h 9 min.

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The quickest flight from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Southampton to Machynlleth bus services, operated by Tanat Valley, arrive at Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel (Red Lion Hotel PH) station.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Machynlleth.
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  • Distance: 157.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 46 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Machynlleth, Wales?

You can take a train from Southampton to Machynlleth via Birmingham New Street in around 5 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Machynlleth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Newtown, Powys, and Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) in around 9 h 9 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Wilmslow to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Cardiff, Customhouse Street (Old Customhouse) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$36
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Newtown, Powys
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel (Red Lion Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk

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Southampton to Machynlleth train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Machynlleth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Machynlleth is 203 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 11 min to drive from Southampton to Machynlleth.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 479+ hotels available in Machynlleth. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10 min and costs .

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