There are 5 ways to get from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Betws-y-Coed to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead

$23 - $45

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Bus  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Betws-y-Coed, Post Office (Betws-y-Coed Post Office) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) 6B / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) X4 / ...

$13 - $16

3 alternative options

Bus, train  •  1 h 57 min

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

$24 - $52

Taxi  •  56 min

  1. Take a taxi from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead 43.5 miles

$160 - $200

Drive  •  56 min

  1. Drive from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead 43.5 miles

$9 - $14

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No, there is no direct bus from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead station. However, there are services departing from Betws-y-Coed, Post Office (Betws-y-Coed Post Office) and arriving at Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 35 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead. However, there are services departing from Betws-y-Coed and arriving at Holyhead via Llandudno Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 57 min.

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The distance between Betws-y-Coed and Holyhead is 38 miles. The road distance is 43.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead without a car is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 57 min to get from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead, including transfers.

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Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead bus services, operated by Llew Jones Coaches, depart from Betws-y-Coed, Post Office (Betws-y-Coed Post Office) station.

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Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Betws-y-Coed station.

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The best way to get from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead is to train which takes 1 h 57 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 2 h 35 min.

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Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station).

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Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Holyhead station.

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Map of how to get from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead.
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  • Distance: 37.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 57 min

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

You can take a train from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead via Llandudno Junction in around 1 h 57 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) in around 2 h 35 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Betws-y-Coed to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$6 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) to Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Betws-y-Coed, Post Office (Betws-y-Coed Post Office) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$160 - $200
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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Yes, the driving distance between Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead is 43 miles. It takes approximately 56 min to drive from Betws-y-Coed to Holyhead.

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