There are 3 ways to get from Bangor to Porthmadog by train, taxi or car
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Train, Steam train • 4h 28m
$40 - $59
2 alternative options
Taxi • 39m
$100 - $130
Drive • 39m
$6 - $9
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bangor to Porthmadog is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 39m.
The quickest way to get from Bangor to Porthmadog is to taxi which costs £80 - £100 and takes 39m.
No, there is no direct train from Bangor to Porthmadog. However, there are services departing from Bangor (Gwynedd) and arriving at Porthmadog via Llandudno Junction and Blaenau Ffestiniog. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 28m.
The distance between Bangor and Porthmadog is 21 miles. The road distance is 28.7 miles.
The best way to get from Bangor to Porthmadog without a car is to train and Steam train which takes 4h 28m and costs £30 - £50.
It takes approximately 4h 28m to get from Bangor to Porthmadog, including transfers.
Bangor to Porthmadog train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Llandudno Junction station.
Bangor to Porthmadog train services, operated by Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways, arrive at Porthmadog station.
Yes, the driving distance between Bangor to Porthmadog is 29 miles. It takes approximately 39m to drive from Bangor to Porthmadog.
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What companies run services between Bangor, Wales and Porthmadog, Wales?
You can take a train from Bangor to Porthmadog via Llandudno Junction and Blaenau Ffestiniog in around 4h 28m.
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Train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog
- Ave. Duration
- 5 times a day
- Estimated price
- $10 - $16
- Advanced Single
- $4 - $7
- Anytime Day Single
- $10 - $16
- First Anytime Day Single
- $17 - $25
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