There are 5 ways to get from Caernarfon to Llandudno by bus, train, 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, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) A55

$5 - $8

4 alternative options

Bus, line 5 bus  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) 5C / ...
  2. Take the line 5 bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) 5 / ...

$7 - $12

Bus, train  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) 5C / ...
  2. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Llandudno Junction
  3. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Broad Street (3 Victoria Drive) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) 5 / ...

$12 - $30

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caernarfon to Llandudno 29.6 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Caernarfon to Llandudno 29.6 miles

$6 - $10

Questions & Answers

The distance between Caernarfon and Llandudno is 36 km. The road distance is 47 km.

The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Llandudno is to bus which costs £4 - £6 and takes 1 h 12 min.

The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Llandudno is to taxi which takes 35 min and costs £80 - £100.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) and arriving at Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium). Services depart once daily, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 12 min.

The bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) takes 1 h 12 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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

Arriva Cymru operates a bus from Caernarfon to Llandudno once daily. Tickets cost $5 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 12 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 Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
First Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
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 Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno Junction, Broad Street (3 Victoria Drive) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium)
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $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
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Ysgol Gynradd
Ave. Duration
16 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
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
27 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
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
23 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 Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Caernarfon to Llandudno
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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