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There are 3 ways to get from Cardiff to Conwy by train, car or plane

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Train  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno Junction

$82 - $123

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Fly, train  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY
  2. Take the train from Rhosneigr to Llandudno Junction
  3. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Betws-y-Coed

$51 - $137

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Drive  •  3 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Conwy 167.9 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Conwy is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Conwy is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 3 h 28 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Cardiff to Conwy. However, there are services departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Betws-y-Coed via Llandudno Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Conwy is 114 miles. The road distance is 167.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Conwy without a car is to train which takes 5 h 35 min and costs £60 - £95.

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It takes approximately 5 h 35 min to get from Cardiff to Conwy, including transfers.

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Cardiff to Conwy train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Cardiff Central station.

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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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Cardiff to Conwy train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Llandudno Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Conwy is 168 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 28 min to drive from Cardiff to Conwy.

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  • Distance: 114 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 35 min

What companies run services between Cardiff, Wales and Conwy, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Conwy 4 times a day. Tickets cost $75 - $120 and the journey takes 4 h 8 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
4 h 8 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
First Anytime Day Single
$120 - $180
Train from Rhosneigr to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $21
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $21
First Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
Train from Llandudno Junction to Betws-y-Coed
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14

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Flybe offers flights from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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There are 737+ hotels available in Conwy. Prices start at $104 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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