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Llanidloes is a charming small town in the heart of Wales.

Get in[edit]

By air[edit]

Llanidloes is a 2 hour drive from Liverpool, Birmingham and Cardiff international airports. The local airport, for chartered transport is at Welshpool (45 km).

By train[edit]

Llanidloes is 11 km from Caersws train station, on the Aberystwyth to Birmingham line, via Shrewsbury.

By road[edit]

Llanidloes sits just off the A470 main road about 40 miles from the English border. From Birmingham and the Midlands, take the M54 through Telford, A458 and A483 through Shrewsbury, Welshpool and Newtown. From the south, the A470 offers a spectacular cross-country route from Cardiff.

Get around[edit]


  • 1 Old Market Hall (Museum). House in the middle of the road. Has a two-headed lamb. Old Market Hall (Q17743350) on Wikidata Old Market Hall, Llanidloes on Wikipedia
  • 2 Clywedog Reservoir. dam and scenic mountain road to Machynlleth Clywedog Reservoir (Q5137217) on Wikidata Clywedog Reservoir on Wikipedia



Llanidloes is a thriving town with a number of interesting independent shops, mostly located on Great Oak Street and Long and Short Bridge Streets. The success of the town as a shopping destination is partly down to the presence of Hafren Furnishers, a large independent furniture retailer which draws customers from all over Mid Wales and further afield.




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This city travel guide to Llanidloes is a usable article. It has information on how to get there and on restaurants and hotels. An adventurous person could use this article, but please feel free to improve it by editing the page.