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There are 3 ways to get from Caernarfon to Barmouth by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  2 h 31 min

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon, Rhes Gwstenin to Porthmadog, Rhes Cambrian T2 / ...
  2. Take the train from Porthmadog to Barmouth

$12 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  57 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caernarfon to Barmouth 39.3 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  57 min

  1. Drive from Caernarfon to Barmouth 39.3 miles

$8 - $13

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The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Barmouth is to drive which costs £6 - £10 and takes 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Barmouth is to taxi which costs £110 - £140 and takes 57 min.

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The distance between Caernarfon and Barmouth is 30 miles. The road distance is 39.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Caernarfon to Barmouth without a car is to bus and train which takes 2 h 31 min and costs £9 - £15.

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It takes approximately 2 h 31 min to get from Caernarfon to Barmouth, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caernarfon to Barmouth is 39 miles. It takes approximately 57 min to drive from Caernarfon to Barmouth.

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Map of how to get from Caernarfon to Barmouth.
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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 31 min

What companies run services between Caernarfon, Wales and Barmouth, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Caernarfon to Barmouth. However, you can take the bus to Porthmadog, Rhes Cambrian, take the walk to Porthmadog, then take the train to Barmouth. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Barmouth.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Porthmadog to Barmouth
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
First Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Rhes Gwstenin to Porthmadog, Rhes Cambrian
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Caernarfon to Barmouth
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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