Aberdovey/Aberdyfi railway station is on the Cambrian Coast line from Machynlleth to Pwllheli and is located just to the west of the village off the A493 which runs through Aberdyfi. The postcode for the station is LL35 0NR. The station is unstaffed; buy tickets on the train. Live Departure and Arrival screens. Car park no charge for passengers (25 spaces).
Approaching from the east on the A493, the station will be on your left just after you leave the village. Arriving on the train, turn right when you reach the main road for the village centre. See below for Penhelig which is a halt at the east end of Aberdyfi.
Train times 17 May to 12 December 2015 are:-
Departures for Machynlleth/arrivals from Pwllheli Monday to Saturday at 07.20 (from Barmouth), 08.22, 09.33 & then approx. every two hours until 19.37; last train at 22.06. Sunday train at 15.35; also at 13.22 and 19.28 until 6 September. All except the 22.06 Mon - Sat train connect with trains to Birmingham.
Departures for Pwllheli/arrivals from Machynlleth Monday to Saturday are at 05.26 (to Barmouth), 07.02, 09.11 & then approx. every two hours until 19.19; last train at 21.49. Sunday train at 19.14; also at 10.29 and 15.12 until 6 September. All except the 05.26 & 07.02 Mon - Sat and the 10.29 Sun train connect with trains from Birmingham; 47 minute wait at Machynlleth for the 21 49 Mon to Sat.
Penhelig is a request stop just before Aberdyfi station when travelling from Machynlleth - tell the guard/indicate to the driver that you want the train to stop. Approaching Aberdyfi on the A493 from Machynlleth, it will be on your left just as you enter the village with the Penhelig Arms Hotel opposite; Terrace Rd, the postcode is LL35 0LU. Live Departure and Arrival screens. There is a council car park opposite; the platform is reached by two flights of steps (27 in total). Trains times are 2 - 4 minutes before or after those for Aberdyfi.