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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) X19

$14 - $28

Cheapest option

Line 85 bus, bus  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 85 bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) 85 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) S2

$11 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed 21.6 miles

$80 - $100

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed 21.6 miles

$4 - $7

What companies run services between Bangor, Wales and Betws-y-Coed, Wales?

You can take a bus from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed via Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) in around 1 h 45 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
Bus operators
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$80 - $100
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Bangor and Betws-y-Coed is 27 km. The road distance is 34 km.

The cheapest way to get from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed is to drive which costs £3 - £5 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £60 - £75.

No, there is no direct bus from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed. However, there are services departing from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) and arriving at Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) via Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 23 min to get from Bangor to Betws-y-Coed, including transfers.