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

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Bus  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) 5C / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Bethesda, Spar (Bethesda War Memorial) 67L / ...

$6 - $10

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Taxi  •  17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caernarfon to Bethesda 11.2 miles

$40 - $55

Drive  •  17 min

  1. Drive from Caernarfon to Bethesda 11.2 miles

$2 - $4

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The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Bethesda is to drive which costs £1 - £3 and takes 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Bethesda is to taxi which costs £30 - £45 and takes 17 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caernarfon station to Bethesda. However, there are services departing from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) and arriving at Bethesda, Spar (Bethesda War Memorial) via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 8 min.

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The distance between Caernarfon and Bethesda is 9 miles. The road distance is 11.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Caernarfon to Bethesda without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 8 min and costs £4 - £8.

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It takes approximately 1 h 8 min to get from Caernarfon to Bethesda, including transfers.

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Caernarfon to Bethesda bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station).

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Caernarfon to Bethesda bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Bethesda, Spar (Bethesda War Memorial) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caernarfon to Bethesda is 11 miles. It takes approximately 17 min to drive from Caernarfon to Bethesda.

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There are 1241+ hotels available in Bethesda. Prices start at $85 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Caernarfon to Bethesda.
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  • Distance: 9.1 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 8 min

What companies run services between Caernarfon, Wales and Bethesda, Gwynedd, Wales?

You can take a bus from Caernarfon to Bethesda via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) in around 1 h 8 min.

Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Bethesda, Spar (Bethesda War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Clynnog & Trefor Motor C
Phone
+44(0)1286 660208
Email
info@clynnogandtrefor.com
Website
clynnogandtrefor.com
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
clynnogandtrefor.com
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Carneddi, Rhes Penrhyn Terrace (Bethesda Londis)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Caernarfon to Bethesda
Ave. Duration
17 min
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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