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

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Recommended option

Train  •  2 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Wrexham General to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Newtown (Powys)

$26 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1) 2A / ...
  2. Take the bus from Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3) to Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) X71
  3. Take the bus from Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) X75 / ...

$18 - $23

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  54 min

  1. Take a taxi from Wrexham to Newtown 44.1 miles

$220 - $270

Drive  •  54 min

  1. Drive from Wrexham to Newtown 44.1 miles

$9 - $14

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Wrexham to Newtown is to drive which costs £7 - £11 and takes 54 min.

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The quickest way to get from Wrexham to Newtown is to taxi which costs £160 - £200 and takes 54 min.

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The distance between Wrexham and Newtown is 39 miles. The road distance is 44.1 miles.

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It takes approximately 2 h 14 min to get from Wrexham to Newtown, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Wrexham station to Newtown station. However, there are services departing from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) and arriving at Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office) via Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3) and Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 23 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Wrexham to Newtown. However, there are services departing from Wrexham General and arriving at Newtown (Powys) via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 14 min.

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

You can take a train from Wrexham to Newtown via Shrewsbury in around 2 h 14 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Wrexham to Newtown via Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1), Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3), and Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) in around 3 h 23 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Wrexham General to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
Train from Shrewsbury to Newtown (Powys)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
Arriva Midlands
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) to Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 1)
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
easybus.com
Tanat Valley
Phone
01691 780212
Email
info@tanat.co.uk
Website
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Oswestry, Bus Station (Stand 3) to Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH)
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Bus from Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
tanat.co.uk
Celtic Travel
Phone
01686 412231
Website
celtic-travel.co.uk
Bus from Welshpool, High Street (Mermaid Inn PH) to Newtown, Bus Station (Tourist Information Office)
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
celtic-travel.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Wrexham to Newtown
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
$220 - $270

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