There are 4 ways to get from Cardiff to Conwy Castle by train or car

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Train via Conwy, Railway Station (Conwy Railway Station)  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno Junction

$80 - $119

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Train  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno Junction

$75 - $120

2 alternative options

Train #2  •  4 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Conwy

$75 - $120

Drive  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Conwy Castle 186.5 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Conwy Castle is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Conwy Castle is to drive which costs £30 - £45 and takes 3 h 41 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Llandudno Junction. Services depart every four hours. The journey takes approximately 3 h 50 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Conwy Castle is 128 miles. The road distance is 186.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Conwy Castle without a car is to train which takes 4 h 7 min and costs £60 - £95.

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It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Cardiff to Conwy Castle, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Cardiff to Conwy Castle is 186 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to drive from Cardiff to Conwy Castle.

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There are 855+ hotels available in Conwy Castle. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Conwy Castle.
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  • Distance: 128.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 7 min

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

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

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 - $180
Train from Cardiff Central to Conwy
Ave. Duration
4 h 12 min
Frequency
3 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 - $190

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