There are 2 ways to get from Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil by train, bus or car

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Train, bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station) T4 / ...

$72 - $121

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Drive from Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil 152.9 miles

$30 - $50

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The distance between Southampton and Merthyr Tydfil is 104 miles. The road distance is 152.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil without a car is to train and bus which takes 3 h 34 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 34 min to get from Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil is 153 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to drive from Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil.

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There are 213+ hotels available in Merthyr Tydfil. Prices start at $66 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil.
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  • Distance: 103.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 34 min

What companies run services between Southampton, England and Merthyr Tydfil, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Southampton to Merthyr Tydfil. However, you can take the train to Cardiff Central, take the walk to Cardiff, Philharmonic, then take the bus to Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station). Alternatively, you can take the drive to Merthyr Tydfil.

Train operators
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 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Stagecoach in South Wales
Phone
01633 485118
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cardiff, Philharmonic to Merthyr Tydfil, Bus Station (Merthyr Tydfil Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com

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