There are 5 ways to get from Wolverhampton to Shell Island by train, bus or car

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Train Arriva Trains Wales, bus  •  4 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Machynlleth
  2. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Porthmadog, Park (Porthmadog Park) T2

$51 - $69

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h

  1. Take the bus from Telford to Newtown, Powys
  2. Take the bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) X85
  3. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Porthmadog, Park (Porthmadog Park) T2

$38 - $42

3 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Machynlleth
  2. Take the train from Machynlleth to Porthmadog

$54 - $82

Train Virgin West Coast Trains, bus  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Wolverhampton to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Porthmadog, Australia (Y Gestiana) T2 / ...

$57 - $144

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Wolverhampton to Porthmadog 107.8 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Wolverhampton to Shell Island is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 7 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wolverhampton to Shell Island is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs £17 - £26.

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The distance between Wolverhampton and Shell Island is 139 km. The road distance is 173 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 32 min to get from Wolverhampton to Shell Island, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wolverhampton to Shell Island. However, there are services departing from Wolverhampton, Art Gallery and arriving at Porthmadog, Park (Porthmadog Park) via Telford, Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) and Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Wolverhampton to Shell Island. However, there are services departing from Wolverhampton and arriving at Porthmadog via Machynlleth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Wolverhampton, England and Shell Island, Wales?

You can take a train from Wolverhampton to Porthmadog via Machynlleth in around 4 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wolverhampton to Porthmadog via Telford Town Centre, Bus Station, Telford, Newtown, Powys, Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office), and Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) in around 8 h.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Train from Machynlleth to Porthmadog
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Wolverhampton to Crewe
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Porthmadog, Park (Porthmadog Park)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Porthmadog, Australia (Y Gestiana)
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) to Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Porthmadog, Australia (Y Gestiana)
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk

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