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There are 5 ways to get from Welshpool to Llangollen by bus, taxi, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus, taxi  •  1 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Welshpool, High Street to Oswestry, Bus Station T12c
  2. Take a taxi from Oswestry, Bus Station to Llangollen

$45 - $60

Cheapest option

Bus, line 2 bus  •  2 h

  1. Take the bus from Welshpool, High Street to Oswestry, Bus Station T12c
  2. Take the line 2 bus from Oswestry, Bus Station to Acrefair, Trinity 2A / ...

$23 - $28

3 alternative options

Train  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Welshpool to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Chirk

$46 - $61

Taxi  •  36 min

  1. Take a taxi from Welshpool to Llangollen 28.7 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  36 min

  1. Drive from Welshpool to Llangollen 28.7 miles

$6 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Welshpool to Llangollen is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Welshpool to Llangollen is to taxi which costs £100 - £130 and takes 36 min.

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The distance between Welshpool and Llangollen is 22 miles. The road distance is 28.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Welshpool to Llangollen without a car is to bus and taxi which takes 1 h 2 min and costs £35 - £45.

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It takes approximately 1 h 2 min to get from Welshpool to Llangollen, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Welshpool to Llangollen is to train which takes 1 h 32 min and costs £35 - £50. Alternatively, you can bus and line 2 bus, which costs £17 - £22 and takes 2 h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Welshpool to Llangollen is 29 miles. It takes approximately 36 min to drive from Welshpool to Llangollen.

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There are 441+ hotels available in Llangollen. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Welshpool to Llangollen.
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  • Distance: 21.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 2 min

What companies run services between Welshpool, Wales and Llangollen, Wales?

You can take a train from Welshpool to Llangollen via Shrewsbury and Chirk in around 1 h 32 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Welshpool to Llangollen via Oswestry, Bus Station and Acrefair, Trinity in around 2 h.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Welshpool to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
Train from Shrewsbury to Chirk
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
Bus operators
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Welshpool, High Street to Oswestry, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Bus Station to Acrefair, Trinity
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Oswestry, Bus Station to Llangollen
Ave. Duration
16 min
Estimated price
$45 - $60

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