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There are 6 ways to get from Southampton to Portmeirion by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  8h 24m

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

$125 - $193

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Train, bus  •  9h 23m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

Bus  •  11h 32m

  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 Aberystwyth
  3. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

Drive  •  4h 36m

  1. Drive from Southampton to Portmeirion 259.9 miles

$55 - $85

Fly Southampton to Manchester, train, bus  •  8h 33m

  1. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station to Portmeirion, Tollgate

Train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey, bus  •  8h 58m

  1. Take the train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station to Portmeirion, Tollgate

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The cheapest way to get from Southampton to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 36m.

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The quickest way to get from Southampton to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4h 36m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Southampton station to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Southampton Coach Station Harbour Parade and arriving at Portmeirion, Tollgate via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11h 32m.

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No, there is no direct train from Southampton to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Southampton Central and arriving at Minffordd via Birmingham New Street and Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 24m.

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The distance between Southampton and Portmeirion is 181 miles. The road distance is 259.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Portmeirion without a car is to train which takes 8h 24m and costs £95 - £150.

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It takes approximately 8h 24m to get from Southampton to Portmeirion, including transfers.

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

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

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The best way to get from Southampton to Portmeirion is to train which takes 8h 24m and costs £95 - £150. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 11h 32m.

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Map of how to get from Southampton to Portmeirion.
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  • Distance: 181.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 24m

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

You can take a train from Southampton to Portmeirion via Birmingham New Street and Machynlleth in around 8h 24m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Southampton to Portmeirion via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 in around 11h 32m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
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
2h 16m
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 Machynlleth to Minffordd
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
First Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Southampton Central to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $100
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $100
Train from Southampton Central to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Lloyd's Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station to Portmeirion, Tollgate
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 to Portmeirion, Tollgate
Ave. Duration
2h 7m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
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
3h 40m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14 - $18
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
National Express

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

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Southampton to Portmeirion bus services, operated by Lloyd's Coaches, arrive at Portmeirion, Tollgate station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Southampton to Portmeirion is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4h 36m to drive from Southampton to Portmeirion.

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Flybe offers flights from Southampton Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 840+ hotels available in Portmeirion. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Southampton to Southampton Airport is to train which takes 10m and costs £1 - £28.

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