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There are 4 ways to get from Bideford to Snowdonia by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Bideford Quay to St Davids Station
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bangor (Gwynedd)

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Birmingham Brunel Street
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
  3. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 to Caernarfon, Bus Station

Drive

  1. Drive from Bideford to Snowdonia

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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5h 17m.

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The quickest way to get from Bideford to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bideford to Snowdonia. However, there are services departing from Bideford Quay and arriving at Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi via Barnstaple Bus Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 and Caernarfon, Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 30m.

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The distance between Bideford and Snowdonia is 144 miles. The road distance is 284.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Snowdonia without a car is to train which takes 9h 42m and costs £170 - £550.

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It takes approximately 9h 42m to get from Bideford to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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Bideford to Snowdonia bus services, operated by Megabus UK, depart from Barnstaple Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Bideford to Snowdonia is to train which takes 9h 42m and costs £170 - £550. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 17h 30m.

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Bideford to Snowdonia bus services, operated by Lloyd's Coaches, arrive at Caernarfon, Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bideford to Snowdonia is 284 miles. It takes approximately 5h 17m to drive from Bideford to Snowdonia.

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Map of how to get from Bideford to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 143.7 miles
  • Duration: 9h 42m

What companies run services between Bideford, England and Snowdonia, Wales?

You can take a train from Bideford to Snowdonia via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Exeter St Davids, Birmingham New Street, Crewe, and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 9h 42m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bideford to Snowdonia via Barnstaple Bus Station, Birmingham Brunel Street, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4, Caernarfon, Bus Station, and Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi in around 17h 30m.

Train operators
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£15 - £20
Anytime Day 1st Class
£27 - £40
Train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£40 - £55
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£75 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £130
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£19 - £70
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£80 - £110
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £23
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £8
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £23
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £60
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cardiff Central to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
4h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£90 - £140
Website
tfw.wales
Bus operators
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford Quay to St Davids Station
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£5 - £9
Website
Stagecoach South West
Megabus UK
Phone
0871 266 3333
Email
enquiries@megabus.com
Website
uk.megabus.com
Bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Birmingham Brunel Street
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£13 - £22
Website
Megabus UK
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£7 - £9
Website
National Express
Lloyd's Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 to Caernarfon, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Lloyd's Coaches

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