There are 7 ways to get from Belfast to Snowdonia by train, car ferry, taxi, bus, car or plane

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Train, carferry, taxi  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
  2. Take the carferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  3. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Snowdonia

$199 - $258

Cheapest option

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Liverpool, train, bus  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Liverpool (LPL) BFS - LPL
  2. Take the train from Hunts Cross to Liverpool Central
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
  5. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
  6. Take the bus from Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) to Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi

$76 - $204

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Bus, carferry, taxi  •  8 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
  2. Take the carferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  3. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Snowdonia

$178 - $229

Carferry, drive  •  8 h 1 min

  1. Take the carferry from Larne to Cairnryan
  2. Drive from Cairnryan to Snowdonia

$97 - $202

Fly Belfast City to Manchester, train  •  8 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Manchester (MAN) BHD - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction

$87 - $238

Fly Belfast (Aldergrove) to Manchester, train, bus  •  8 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Manchester (MAN) BFS - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
  3. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
  4. Take the bus from Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) to Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi

$90 - $212

Fly Belfast City to Liverpool, train, bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from Belfast City (BHD) to Liverpool (LPL) BHD - LPL
  2. Take the train from Hunts Cross to Liverpool Central
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
  5. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
  6. Take the bus from Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) to Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi

$84 - $350

Questions & Answers

The distance between Belfast and Snowdonia is 129 miles.

The best way to get from Belfast to Snowdonia without a car is to train and carferry and taxi which takes 8 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Belfast to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Belfast City Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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Flybe offers flights from Belfast City Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 1053+ hotels available in Snowdonia. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Belfast to Belfast City Airport is to line 600 shuttle which takes 8 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Belfast to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 129.5 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 31 min

What companies run services between Belfast, Northern Ireland and Snowdonia, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Belfast to Snowdonia. However, you can take the train to Connolly, take the walk to Connolly Station, Amiens Street, take the line 53 bus to Tolka Quay, Breakwater Road South, take the walk to Dublin, take the carferry to Holyhead, then take the taxi to Snowdonia. Alternatively, you can take the bus to The Gresham Hotel, take the walk to Dublin, Talbot Street, take the line 53 bus to Tolka Quay, Breakwater Road South, take the walk to Dublin, take the carferry to Holyhead, then take the taxi to Snowdonia.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Manchester
Ave. Duration
57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $190
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
49 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $160
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Belfast City to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Belfast City to Manchester via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Flights from Belfast City to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $160
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Hunts Cross to Liverpool Central
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $50
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
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
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) to Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $43
car
$116
Passenger
$41
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Larne to Cairnryan
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$40
Passenger Flexi
$66
Standard Car
$92
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Snowdonia
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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