There are 3 ways to get from Cardiff to Llandudno by train or car

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Train via Llandudno Junction  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno Junction

$77 - $115

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Llandudno

$75 - $120

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 43 min

  1. Drive from Cardiff to Llandudno 186.7 miles

$40 - $60

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The cheapest way to get from Cardiff to Llandudno is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The quickest way to get from Cardiff to Llandudno is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 43 min.

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The distance between Cardiff and Llandudno is 131 miles. The road distance is 186.7 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 16 min to get from Cardiff to Llandudno, including transfers.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Cardiff Central and arriving at Llandudno. Services depart five times a week. The journey takes approximately 4 h 19 min.

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The best way to get from Cardiff to Llandudno without a car is to train which takes 4 h 16 min and costs £60 - £95.

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

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Map of how to get from Cardiff to Llandudno.
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  • Distance: 131.2 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 16 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Cardiff to Llandudno 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 Llandudno
Ave. Duration
4 h 19 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
First Anytime Day Single
$120 - $180

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