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There are 4 ways to get from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 38m

  1. Take the bus from Neath, Alfred Street to Hirwaun, Clock X75

£9 - £22

3 alternative options

Train  •  3h 35m

  1. Take the train from Bridgend to Aberdare

£29 - £51

Taxi  •  1h 6m

  1. Take a taxi from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun 30.7 miles

£65 - £80

Drive  •  1h 6m

  1. Drive from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun 30.7 miles

£4 - £7

West Glamorgan to Hirwaun by train and bus

The journey time between West Glamorgan and Hirwaun is around 1h 7m and covers a distance of around 23 miles. The fastest journey normally takes 46 min. Operated by First Great Western Service, Transport for Wales and Stagecoach South Wales, the West Glamorgan to Hirwaun service departs from Port Talbot Parkway and arrives in Hirwaun, Clock. Typically 18 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Route overview

Average journey time:
1h 7m
Fastest journey time:
46 min
Journey distance:
23 miles
Services per week:
18
Cheapest price:
£9
Carbon emissions:
3 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:33
Last service departs at:
17:14

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

West Glamorgan to Hirwaun train and bus schedules

West Glamorgan → Hirwaun
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The cost-effective way to get from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun is to drive, which costs £4 - £7 and takes 1h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 1h 6m.

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The distance between West Glamorgan and Hirwaun is 15 miles. The road distance is 30.7 miles.

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The best way to get from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun without a car is to bus which takes 1h 38m and costs £9 - £23.

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It takes approximately 1h 38m to get from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun, including transfers.

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The best way to get from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun is to bus which takes 1h 38m and costs £9 - £23. Alternatively, you can train, which costs £28 - £55 and takes 3h 35m.

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Yes, the driving distance between West Glamorgan to Hirwaun is 31 miles. It takes approximately 1h 6m to drive from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun.

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There are 65+ hotels available in Hirwaun. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 15 miles
  • Duration: 1h 38m

What companies run services between West Glamorgan, Wales and Hirwaun, Wales?

Stagecoach South Wales operates a bus from Neath, Alfred Street to Hirwaun, Clock 3 times a day. Tickets cost £5 - £8 and the journey takes 32 min. Alternatively, Transport for Wales operates a train from Bridgend to Aberdare hourly. Tickets cost £20 - £29 and the journey takes 2h.

Train operators
Bus operators
Stagecoach South Wales
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Neath, Alfred Street to Hirwaun, Clock
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £8
Website
Stagecoach South Wales
Other operators
Taxi from West Glamorgan to Hirwaun
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Estimated price
£65 - £80
Port Talbot Cabs
Phone
+44 1639 897 789
Marcs Taxis
Phone
+44 1639 888 798
Website
taxiporttalbot.co.uk
Jeff's Taxis Port Talbot
Phone
+44 7954 406 252
Alpha Taxis Port Talbot
Phone
+44 1639 890 000
Website
porttalbottaxis.co.uk

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