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There are 4 ways to get from Wrexham to Machynlleth by train, bus or car

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Train

  1. Take the train from Wrexham General to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Machynlleth

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel

Bus via Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square

  1. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square

Drive

  1. Drive from Wrexham to Machynlleth

Wrexham to Machynlleth by train

The train journey time between Wrexham and Machynlleth is around 2h 14m and covers a distance of around 91 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 23 min. The fastest train normally takes 1h 59m. Operated by Transport for Wales, the Wrexham to Machynlleth train service departs from Wrexham General and arrives in Machynlleth. Typically 54 trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 51m
Layover time:
23 min
Total time:
2h 14m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
1h 59m
Train distance:
91 miles
Trains per week:
54
Cheapest price:
£45
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
06:32
Last train departs at:
20:49

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Wrexham to Machynlleth train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wrexham to Machynlleth is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Wrexham to Machynlleth is to drive. Taking this option will cost £9 - £14 and takes 1h 20m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Wrexham, Bus Station station and arriving at Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 3h 25m.

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No, there is no direct train from Wrexham to Machynlleth. However, there are services departing from Wrexham General and arriving at Machynlleth via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 51m.

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The distance between Wrexham and Machynlleth is 48 miles. The road distance is 61.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Wrexham to Machynlleth without a car is to train which takes 2h 51m and costs £45 - £65.

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It takes approximately 2h 51m to get from Wrexham to Machynlleth, including transfers.

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Wrexham to Machynlleth bus services, operated by Tanat Valley, depart from Wrexham, Bus Station.

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Wrexham to Machynlleth train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Wrexham General station.

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The best way to get from Wrexham to Machynlleth is to train which takes 2h 51m and costs £45 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3h 25m.

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Map of how to get from Wrexham to Machynlleth.
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  • Distance: 48.1 miles
  • Duration: 2h 51m

What companies run services between Wrexham, Wales and Machynlleth, Wales?

You can take a train from Wrexham to Machynlleth via Shrewsbury in around 2h 51m. Alternatively, Tanat Valley operates a bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel 4 times a day, and the journey takes 3h 25m. Lloyd's Coaches also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Transport for Wales
Bus operators
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Tanat Valley
Lloyd's Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Lloyd's Coaches
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Lloyd's Coaches

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Wrexham to Machynlleth bus services, operated by Tanat Valley, arrive at Machynlleth, Wynnstay Arms Hotel station.

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Wrexham to Machynlleth train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Machynlleth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Wrexham to Machynlleth is 62 miles. It takes approximately 1h 20m to drive from Wrexham to Machynlleth.

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