There are 3 ways to get from Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed by train, car, plane or bus

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Train  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno Junction

$85 - $122

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Fly, train, bus  •  5 h 57 min

  1. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
  3. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)

$57 - $162

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed 170.2 miles

$35 - $55

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The distance between Cardiff and Betws-y-Coed is 115 miles. The road distance is 170.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed without a car is to train which takes 4 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 53 min to get from Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed is 170 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed.

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Flybe offers flights from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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There are 723+ hotels available in Betws-y-Coed. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Cardiff Airport is to bus which takes 30 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed.
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  • Distance: 115.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 53 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Betws-y-Coed, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Betws-y-Coed every 4 hours. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 3 h 50 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
First Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Bus operators
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 Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk

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