Walking Using Public Transport

Walking Using Public Transport

Walking from Kington using public transport information from Sargeants Brothers Buses  Most of the following walks recommended here are from "Walks you will Enjoy" and details can be downloaded from the Powys Ramblers website (please note copyright details). Experienced walkers using Explorer Map 201 might like to choose their own routes in these areas.

1. Using the Hereford - Kington - Llandrindod Wells service. Routes 461 & 462

Mondays to Saturdays
Kington Mill Street CP (dep) 1010 1110 1210 1310 1410
New Radnor (arr) 1021 1121 1228 1321 1421
Llandegley (arr) 1033 1133 1239 1333 1433
Return Journey  Sch  NSch+Sat
Llandegley (dep) 1223 1323 1423 1625 1635
New Radnor 1234 1334 1434 1637 1647
Kington Mill Street CP (arr) 1245 1345 1445 1705 1657

 

This allows time for a circular walk from New Radnor.

Using Walk No 5 from Walks You Will Enjoy - 8 miles(13kms) suggested time 4 hours - New Radnor, Mutton Dingle, Stanlo Tump, Radnor Forest and Whimble.

Using the same bus service from Kington and alighting at Fforest Inn:- this is a request stop.

Walk No. 6 from Walks You Will Enjoy - 7½ miles (11.5 kms) - 3hrs - Llanfihangel-Nant-Melan, Fforest Inn, Water-Break-Its-Neck, Foice Farm

Walk No 18 from Walks You Will Enjoy a shorter walk 6.5 miles (10km) longer 8.5 miles (13.5 kms) allow 2.75 - 4 hrs - Llynheilyn, Foice Farm, Black Yatt, Cwm Kesty, and Gwaunceste Hill

Using the same bus service alight at Llandegley

Using Explorer 201 do a circular walk round the Llandegley Rocks or on the other side of the A44 visit The Pales - Lower Cwm - Cowlod - Vronlase approx. 5.9 miles.

Using the Kington - Presteigne - Knighton service. Route 41 'The Offa Hoppa'.

Mondays to Saturdays
Kington (dep) 1010 1210 1515 1710
Titley (arr) 1019 1219 1524 1719
Presteigne, Bank (arr) 1024 1224 1532 1724
Presteigne, Recycling Centre (arr) 1028 1228 1534 1728
Knighton, Bus Station (arr) 1049 1243 1551 1743

 

Using this service

From Titley

The Titley Loop - a waymarked loop walk from the Mortimer Trail (leaflet available from TIC)

The last section of the Mortimer Trail, Titley to Kington.

Using this Service

Take the bus from Kington to Knighton and walk back along ODP - 13½ miles