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Birmingham to Porthmadog

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1 suggested route to go from Birmingham to Porthmadog by train, car, bus

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How to travel from Birmingham to Porthmadog ?

Trip Birmingham Porthmadog

Modes of transportcarpooling, bus, train
Distance98 mi
Direct lineYes

You're planning a trip from Birmingham to Porthmadog and like many travellers you are looking for the best and the cheapest mode of transport to travel between Birmingham Porthmadog? Browsing several websites to get a simple information and book your trip is always very tedious.

Thanks to your multimodal search engine Vivanoda, you'll find on the same site all fares for buses, carpooling and trains to get to Porthmadog. You just have to specify the departure date to Porthmadog then let Vivanoda search for you. Refine, filter, sort according to your travel preferences then select the Birmingham - Porthmadog offer that suits you best.

You'll mainly use the trains, carpooling and buses of National Express, Arriva Trains Wales, Chiltern Railways, London Midland, Blablacar or Virgin Trains to reach Porthmadog.

If you have any preferences for a particular mode of transport, get more information on these sections:

Birmingham to Porthmadog bus

If you are looking for a bus service from Birmingham to Porthmadog, you're lucky because there actually is a direct service.

Going by bus from Birmingham to Porthmadog may not be so obvious to you. Here are some reasons that may encourage you to take the bus to Porthmadog.

  • With very cheap prices, it is almost impossible for train or carpooling companies operating between Birmingham and Porthmadog to offer cheaper fares.
  • You are driven to Porthmadog by professional and experienced drivers which inspires confidence and security!
  • During the summer, forget the heat wave thanks to the air-conditioning almost all of the Birmingham Porthmadog coaches are equipped with.
  • Almost all coaches are equipped with a WiFi connection, which is very welcome to travel the 98 mi of the trip.

What are the bus companies operating the Birmingham Porthmadog ?

The journey by coach Birmingham Porthmadog is served by only one bus company: National Express.

National Express Birmingham Porthmadog

Departure bus stations in Birmingham

You will have to arrive at your Birmingham stop between 15 minutes and 30 minutes, depending on the bus company, before the departure time indicated on your ticket. In general, the destination 'Porthmadog' is displayed at the front of the bus with the other cities served. Before boarding, show your ticket to the driver, put your luggage in the hold and then sit at your seat.

  • Birmingham

Bus stops at arrival in Porthmadog

When you arrive in Porthmadog, make sure you don't forget anything at your seat and in the hold.

  • Porthmadog

Train Birmingham to Porthmadog

Is it possible to go directly by train from Birmingham to Porthmadog?

No, unfortunately no train line allows to go from Birmingham to Porthmadog without making any changes.

Intercity train Birmingham Porthmadog

The railway station bewteen Birmingham and Porthmadog are served by intercity trains which are faster than regional trains.

Birmingham Porthmadog train companies

These are the 4 railways companies that you may take during your trip to Porthmadog: Virgin Trains, London Midland, Chiltern Railways and Arriva Trains Wales.
Virgin Trains Birmingham PorthmadogLondon Midland Birmingham PorthmadogChiltern Railways Birmingham PorthmadogArriva Trains Wales Birmingham Porthmadog

Railway stations from Birmingham

  • Birmingham New Street
  • Birmingham Snow Hill

Railway stations in Porthmadog

  • Porthmadog

Carpool from Birmingham to Porthmadog

Carpooling is a recent way to travel by sharing your journey Birmingham-Porthmadog with other travellers looking for the same route. Instead of driving alone the car from Birmingham to Porthmadog, it allows drivers to share the travel costs with other passengers.

The important difference between carsharing and the other modes of transport is that it has not a scheduled timetable. This means that when looking for Birmingham-Porthmadog rides, you'll be more likely to find ones if you search only three days in advance (and not two months). Good option for lastminute stay in Porthmadog!

When you are about to book a Birmingham-Porthmadog ride, you can message the driver if you need any other details (pickup location, time, luggage...). To avoid any money chats with the drivers, you pay your ride online.

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