Getting toAberystwyth Arts Centrecar-free

1 At a glance

  • Train or bus to Aberystwyth – using the journey planner below
  • From Aberystwyth station it’s a 5 min bus ride or 25 min walk to the Arts Centre

2 Step-by-step

Trains run direct to Aberystwyth from Birmingham, Shrewsbury, Newtown and Machynlleth, every 1-2 hours.

Train times and tickets National Rail

Bus 03 runs right to the Arts Centre, from Aberystwyth station (stand 1), every 30 minutes Mon-Fri during term time. Other buses (301, 503, 512, X28, T2) stop on Penglais Hill, 5 mins walk from Arts Centre.

  • Live bus times:
    Aberystwyth Station, stand 1

Here's the walking route from the bus stop on Penglais Hill to the Arts Centre.

And here's the walking route from the Station to the Arts Centre (a 25 min uphill walk).

About Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wales's largest arts centre - hosting live performances, music, cinema and art exhibitions. The centre has a theatre, concert hall, studio and cinema, as well as four gallery spaces and cafés, bar and shops.

  • County: Ceredigion
  • Address: Penglais Campus, Aberystwyth SY23 3DE
  • Refreshments: Cafes and bar in the Arts Centre
  • Car-free offer: free entry to arts centre and exhibitions

3 Plan your car-free journey

Reverse Route

About Aberystwyth Arts Centre

Wales's largest arts centre - hosting live performances, music, cinema and art exhibitions. The centre has a theatre, concert hall, studio and cinema, as well as four gallery spaces and cafés, bar and shops.

  • County: Ceredigion
  • Nearest town: Aberystwyth
  • Refreshments: Cafes and bar in the Arts Centre
  • Car-free offer: free entry to arts centre and exhibitions
Bike routes

It’s a one mile steep uphill ride from Aberystwyth town centre to the Arts Centre cyclestreets

Taxi numbers

Taxi rank at Aberystwyth station – 5 min journey to Arts Centre costs about £4.

Look out for the Good Journey Mark – where car-free visitors are welcome and enjoy a discount