There are 4 ways to get from Caernarfon to Towyn by bus, train, taxi or car

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Bus, train  •  1h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon to Upper Bangor, Coleg Menai T2
  2. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Rhyl

£18 - £53

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Caernarfon to Bangor T2
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Towyn, North Wales National Express

£4 - £6

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Caernarfon to Towyn 36.9 miles

£75 - £95

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Caernarfon to Towyn 36.9 miles

£6 - £10

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The cheapest way to get from Caernarfon to Towyn is to bus which costs £4 - £6 and takes 2h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Caernarfon to Towyn is to taxi which costs £75 - £95 and takes 43 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Caernarfon to Towyn. However, there are services departing from Caernarfon and arriving at Towyn, North Wales via Bangor, Gwynedd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 37m.

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The distance between Caernarfon and Towyn is 32 miles. The road distance is 36.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Caernarfon to Towyn without a car is to bus and train which takes 1h 42m and costs £17 - £55.

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It takes approximately 1h 42m to get from Caernarfon to Towyn, including transfers.

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Caernarfon to Towyn bus services, operated by Lloyd's Coaches, depart from Caernarfon station.

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Caernarfon to Towyn bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Towyn, North Wales station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Caernarfon to Towyn is 37 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Caernarfon to Towyn.

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There are 880+ hotels available in Towyn. Prices start at £48 per night.

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  • Distance: 32.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 42m

What companies run services between Caernarfon, Wales and Towyn, Conwy, Wales?

You can take a bus from Caernarfon to Towyn via Bangor, Gwynedd in around 2h 37m.

Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £15
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£5 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£9 - £15
First Anytime Day Single
£14 - £22
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£11 - £45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £15
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£30 - £45
Bus operators
Lloyd's Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Caernarfon to Upper Bangor, Coleg Menai
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Lloyd's Coaches
Bus from Caernarfon to Bangor
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Lloyd's Coaches
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 Towyn, North Wales
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£4 - £6
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Other operators
Taxi from Caernarfon to Towyn
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
£75 - £95
Town Cabs
Phone
+44 7831 268 995
Website
towncabscaernarfon.co.uk
Go Ahead Taxis
Phone
+44 7760 288 009
Website
goaheadtaxi.co.uk
Caernarfon Taxi Service
Phone
+44 7979 475 246

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