There are 3 ways to get from Caernarfon to Liverpool 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.

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level

$32 - $76

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express

$12 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Caernarfon to Liverpool 79.5 miles

$17 - $25

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Liverpool is to bus which costs £9 - £15 and takes 4 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Liverpool is to drive which costs £13 - £20 and takes 1 h 32 min.

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The distance between Caernarfon and Liverpool is 57 miles. The road distance is 79.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 3 h 10 min to get from Caernarfon to Liverpool, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caernarfon station to Liverpool station. However, there are services departing from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) and arriving at Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place via Bangor, Gwynedd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 37 min.

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Map of how to get from Caernarfon to Liverpool.
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  • Distance: 56.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 10 min

What companies run services between Caernarfon, Wales and Liverpool, England?

You can take a train from Caernarfon to Liverpool via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station), Bangor (Gwynedd), and Chester in around 3 h 10 min. Alternatively, National Express operates a bus from Caernarfon to Liverpool once daily. Tickets cost $9 - $14 and the journey takes 3 h 5 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Virgin West Coast Trains
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
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 Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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