There are 7 ways to get from Birmingham to Bangor by train, bus, night train or car

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Train  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bangor (Gwynedd)

£40 - £190

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Bus  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

£8 - £11

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Train via Stafford  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Bangor (Gwynedd)

£49 - £179

Train via Crewe  •  3h 21m

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

£41 - £180

Train via Shrewsbury  •  4h 25m

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Bangor (Gwynedd)

£43 - £107

Night train  •  2h 53m

  1. Take the night train from Birmingham New Street to Bangor (Gwynedd)

£40 - £65

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Bangor 141.9 miles

£23 - £35

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The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Bangor is to bus which costs £8 - £11 and takes 6h 10m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Bangor is to drive which costs £23 - £35 and takes 2h 32m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth station and arriving at Bangor, Gwynedd. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 6h 10m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Birmingham New Street and arriving at Bangor (Gwynedd). Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Bangor is 107 miles. The road distance is 141.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Bangor without a car is to train which takes 3h 17m and costs £40 - £190.

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The train from Birmingham New Street to Bangor (Gwynedd) takes 3h 17m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Birmingham to Bangor bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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Birmingham to Bangor train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Birmingham New Street station.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Bangor is to train which takes 3h 17m and costs £40 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £8 - £11 and takes 6h 10m.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Bangor.
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  • Distance: 107 miles
  • Duration: 3h 17m

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Bangor, Wales?

Transport for Wales operates a train from Birmingham to Bangor 4 times a day. Tickets cost £40 - £70 and the journey takes 3h 17m. Avanti West Coast also services this route 6 times a week. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to Bangor once daily. Tickets cost £8 - £11 and the journey takes 6h 10m.

Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £70
Website
tfw.wales
Advanced Single
£21 - £29
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £70
First Anytime Day Single
£70 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
tfw.wales
Advanced Single
£4 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £14
First Anytime Day Single
£13 - £20
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
tfw.wales
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £25
First Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
tfw.wales
Advanced Single
£12 - £17
Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
First Anytime Day Single
£40 - £60
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £21
Website
tfw.wales
Advanced Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £21
First Anytime Day Single
£21 - £30
Train from Shrewsbury to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Advanced Single
£15 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
First Anytime Day Single
£50 - £75
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£55 - £190
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£55 - £75
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£140 - £190
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £40
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £40
Train from Stafford to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
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 31m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £40
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£80 - £110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£16 - £60
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £21
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £60
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£8 - £12
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£5 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£8 - £12
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £22
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £22
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £18
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£7 - £11
Anytime Day Single
£13 - £18
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£24 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £26
Anytime Single
£24 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£12 - £19
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£20 - £30
Bus operators
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 Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £11
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Birmingham to Bangor bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bangor, Gwynedd station.

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Birmingham to Bangor train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Bangor (Gwynedd) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Bangor is 142 miles. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Birmingham to Bangor.

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