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Getting to Aberystwyth:

Aberystwyth is located on the West coast of Wales and may be approached directly by road and rail, and indirectly by air.

  • By road - Aberystwyth is at the western end of the A44. 
  • By rail - The nearest station is Aberystwyth station more info available from The TrainLine and National Rail, there is a direct service from Birmingham International Airport.
  • By plane - The nearest airports are Birmingham, Cardiff and Bristol.

The railway and bus station are adjacent to each other and less than 1.5km from event centre, there is a regular daytime direct bus service between them as well as to many other destinations.

Directions to events: can be found in the Competition Days section.

It is our intention to provide bus transport from the University to each day's orienteering venue.

A Google map of Aberystwyth and the surrounding area is shown below: