There are 3 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia by train, taxi, bus or car

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Train, taxi  •  3 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Dovey Junction to Harlech
  2. Take a taxi from Harlech to Snowdonia

$114 - $150

Cheapest option

Train, bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Machynlleth
  2. Take the bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Tan-y-bwlch, Oakeley Arms (Oakeley Arms Hotel PH) T2

$96 - $120

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia 73.9 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £12 - £18 and takes 1 h 37 min.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Snowdonia is 46 miles. The road distance is 73.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia without a car is to train and taxi which takes 3 h 11 min and costs £85 - £120.

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It takes approximately 3 h 11 min to get from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Aberystwyth to Snowdonia is 74 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 37 min to drive from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia.

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The nearest airport to Snowdonia is Anglesey (VLY) Airport which is 22 miles away. Other nearby airports include Liverpool (LPL) (54.1 miles), Manchester (MAN) (77.7 miles), Dublin (DUB) (92.9 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (108.1 miles).

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There are 1056+ hotels available in Snowdonia. Prices start at $96 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 46.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 11 min

What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Snowdonia, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia. However, you can take the train to Dovey Junction, take the train to Harlech, then take the taxi to Snowdonia. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia via Machynlleth, Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station), and Tan-y-bwlch, Oakeley Arms (Oakeley Arms Hotel PH) in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Dovey Junction to Harlech
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Train from Aberystwyth to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$13 - $19
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Machynlleth, Bus Depot (Machynlleth Railway Station) to Tan-y-bwlch, Oakeley Arms (Oakeley Arms Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Harlech to Snowdonia
Ave. Duration
36 min
Estimated price
$95 - $120

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