There are 2 ways to get from Cardiff to Bangor by train or car
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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Bangor is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 56 min.
The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Bangor is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 56 min.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Bangor (Gwynedd). Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 7 min.
The distance between Cardiff and Bangor is 128 miles. The road distance is 171.2 miles.
The best way to get from Cardiff to Bangor without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs £60 - £95.
The train from Cardiff Central to Bangor (Gwynedd) takes 4 h 7 min including transfers and departs every four hours.
Cardiff to Bangor train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Central station.
Cardiff to Bangor train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Bangor (Gwynedd) station.
Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Bangor is 171 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 56 min to drive from Cardiff to Bangor.
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What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Bangor, Wales?
Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Bangor every 4 hours. Tickets cost $80 - $130 and the journey takes 4 h 7 min.
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Train from Cardiff Central to Bangor (Gwynedd)
- Ave. Duration
- 4 h 7 min
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- $80 - $130
- Advanced Single
- $35 - $55
- Anytime Day Single
- $80 - $130
- First Anytime Day Single
- $130 - $200
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