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There are 4 ways to get from Bath to Caernarfon by train, car or plane

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Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  7h

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$95 - $156

3 alternative options

Train via Birmingham New Street  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$109 - $236

Drive  •  4h 12m

  1. Drive from Bath to Caernarfon 229.1 miles

$45 - $75

Train, fly  •  4h 20m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY

$147 - $268

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The cheapest way to get from Bath to Caernarfon is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h 12m.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Caernarfon is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4h 12m.

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The distance between Bath and Caernarfon is 147 miles. The road distance is 229.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Bath to Caernarfon without a car is to train which takes 7h and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 7h to get from Bath to Caernarfon, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bath to Caernarfon is 229 miles. It takes approximately 4h 12m to drive from Bath to Caernarfon.

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Flybe offers flights from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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There are 821+ hotels available in Caernarfon. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bath to Caernarfon.
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  • Distance: 147 miles
  • Duration: 7h

What companies run services between Bath, England and Caernarfon, Wales?

You can take a train from Bath to Caernarfon via Newport (S Wales), Bangor (Gwynedd), and Bangor, Railway Station in around 7h.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
3h 54m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
First Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80

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