How to get from Birmingham to Welshpool

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Travel Information to Welshpool from Birmingham

distanceDistance53 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
priceTicket price range£11 - £15
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £11 • 1 h 25 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £11 • 1 h 25 min
carriersPopular travel companiesNational Express or Transport for Wales

Take a coach, flight, ferry or train to travel 53 miles to Welshpool from Birmingham. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 1 h 25 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £11. The most popular travel providers which serve this trip are National Express or Transport for Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Welshpool.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Welshpool

Travel to Welshpool easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Birmingham to Welshpool.

There are 4 ways that you can travel between Birmingham and Welshpool. You can take a coach, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way from Birmingham to Welshpool is by taking a train. You can find average ticket prices around £11 compared to other travel options to Welshpool:

A train is £4 less than a coach for this journey with tickets for a coach from Birmingham to Welshpool costing on average £15.

The fastest way from Birmingham to Welshpool is by train with an average journey time of 1 h 25 min.

Other travel options to Welshpool from Birmingham can usually take longer:

In comparison, going by coach can take 2 h   on average.

The distance between Birmingham and Welshpool is around 53 miles.

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Welshpool is:

  • 1 coach a day.
  • 11 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route from Birmingham to Welshpool as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Birmingham to Welshpool:

  • Most travellers take a coach from Birmingham, Coach Station to Welshpool, Smithfield Car Park.
  • Most travellers take a train from Birmingham New Street to Welshpool.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Birmingham to Welshpool, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • National Express can get you to Welshpool by coach. You can find a good deal for coach tickets with National Express from Birmingham to Welshpool for £15 on Omio.
  • Travel with Transport for Wales for trains to Welshpool. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Transport for Wales Birmingham to Welshpool tickets on Omio for £11.
Omio customers who travel from Birmingham to Welshpool often also extend their holiday to go to London, Aberystwyth or Shrewsbury. Omio can help you plan your trip by finding the best connections between Welshpool and these popular destinations at a great price.

Before travelling from Birmingham to Welshpool, it’s good to know what ticket you can buy and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this journey is on average £15 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket for this journey is £11 one way on average.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Welshpool tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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