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

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Train  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Dovey Junction to Penrhyndeudraeth

$92 - $123

2 alternative options

Train, Steam train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Dovey Junction to Porthmadog
  2. Take the Steam train from Porthmadog to Snowdon Ranger

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 which takes 3 h 21 min and costs £70 - £95.

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It takes approximately 3 h 21 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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There are 1030+ hotels available in Snowdonia. Prices start at $93 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 46.4 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 21 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Aberystwyth to Snowdonia every 4 hours. Tickets cost $14 - $22 and the journey takes 1 h 33 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 Penrhyndeudraeth
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Dovey Junction to Porthmadog
Ave. Duration
1 h 44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways
Phone
01766 516024
Email
enquiries@ffwhr.com
Website
festrail.co.uk
Train from Porthmadog to Snowdon Ranger
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
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