There are 5 ways to get from Birmingham 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 Virgin West Coast Trains  •  3 h 43 min

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

$101 - $204

Cheapest option

Bus  •  8 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llandudno Junction National Express

$29 - $33

3 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  5 h 33 min

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

$64 - $141

Train, line 85 bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
  2. Take the train from Stafford to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the line 85 bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) 85 / ...

$77 - $156

Drive  •  2 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Snowdonia 124 miles

$26 - $40

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Birmingham station to Snowdonia. However, there are services departing from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and arriving at Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi via Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) and Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 26 min.

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The distance between Birmingham and Snowdonia is 101 miles. The road distance is 124 miles.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Snowdonia without a car is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 43 min to get from Birmingham to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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Birmingham to Snowdonia bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Snowdonia is to train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 8 h 26 min.

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Birmingham to Snowdonia bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Llandudno Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Birmingham to Snowdonia is 124 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to drive from Birmingham to Snowdonia.

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

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 100.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 43 min

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

You can take a train from Birmingham to Snowdonia via Crewe and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 3 h 43 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Birmingham to Snowdonia once daily. Tickets cost $15 - $20 and the journey takes 5 h 42 min.

Train operators
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Train from Stafford to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $25
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
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
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
3 h 11 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
First Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.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 Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com

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