There are 4 ways to get from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed by bus, taxi 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.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon, Margaret Street Subway to Betws-y-Coed, Royal Oak Hotel S2

$9

3 alternative options

Bus via Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)  •  1 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) 88 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) S2

$10 - $12

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed 23.8 miles

$90 - $110

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed 23.8 miles

$5 - $8

What companies run services between Caernarfon, Wales and Betws-y-Coed, Wales?

Gwynfor Coaches operates a bus from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed 3 times a day. Tickets cost $9 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min.

Bus operators
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Margaret Street Subway to Betws-y-Coed, Royal Oak Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$90 - $110
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Caernarfon and Betws-y-Coed is 32 km. The road distance is 38 km.

The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed is to drive which costs £3 - £6 and takes 35 min.

The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Betws-y-Coed is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £65 - £85.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Caernarfon, Margaret Street Subway and arriving at Betws-y-Coed, Royal Oak Hotel. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

The bus from Caernarfon, Margaret Street Subway to Betws-y-Coed, Royal Oak Hotel takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs three times a day.