There are 3 ways to get from Caernarfon to Portmeirion by train, taxi or car
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Steam train • 3h 19m
$1 - $3
2 alternative options
Taxi • 32m
$85 - $100
Drive • 32m
$4 - $7
Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Portmeirion is to Steam train which costs £1 - £3 and takes 3h 19m.
The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Portmeirion is to taxi which costs £65 - £80 and takes 32m.
No, there is no direct train from Caernarfon to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Caernarfon and arriving at Minffordd via Porthmadog. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 19m.
The distance between Caernarfon and Portmeirion is 17 miles. The road distance is 22.5 miles.
The best way to get from Caernarfon to Portmeirion without a car is to Steam train which takes 3h 19m and costs £1 - £3.
It takes approximately 3h 19m to get from Caernarfon to Portmeirion, including transfers.
Caernarfon to Portmeirion train services, operated by Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways, depart from Caernarfon station.
Caernarfon to Portmeirion train services, operated by Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways, arrive at Porthmadog station.
Yes, the driving distance between Caernarfon to Portmeirion is 22 miles. It takes approximately 32m to drive from Caernarfon to Portmeirion.
There are 831+ hotels available in Portmeirion. Prices start at $63 USD per night.
What companies run services between Caernarfon, Wales and Portmeirion, Wales?
Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways operates a train from Caernarfon to Portmeirion twice daily, and the journey takes 2h 15m.
- Ave. Duration
- Estimated price
- $85 - $100
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