Machynlleth to Porthmadog by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 44m
  • Distance
    42 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    1hr 56m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Machynlleth to Porthmadog by train

Fast trains from Machynlleth to Porthmadog take around 1 hour and 44 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 42 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Machynlleth and Porthmadog.

1. Are there direct trains from Machynlleth to Porthmadog?

Direct trains from Machynlleth to Porthmadog have been found.

We usually find around 10 direct trains on the route from Machynlleth to Porthmadog every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 7 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Machynlleth to Porthmadog?

The Machynlleth to Porthmadog train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 44 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Machynlleth to Porthmadog train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Porthmadog is usually scheduled to depart Machynlleth around 06:43 and the last train is around 21:47. This is the same at the weekend.

When to book Machynlleth to Porthmadog train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Machynlleth to Porthmadog by train.

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Which train companies operate between Machynlleth and Porthmadog?

More than one train company operates on the route from Machynlleth to Porthmadog, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Transport For Wales

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.