There are 2 ways to get from Chester to Snowdonia by train or car

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Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$75 - $124

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Snowdonia 71.9 miles

$15 - $23

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The cheapest way to get from Chester to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chester to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 19 min.

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The distance between Chester and Snowdonia is 50 miles. The road distance is 71.9 miles.

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It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to get from Chester to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Chester, England and Snowdonia, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Chester to Snowdonia hourly. Tickets cost $24 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 12 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains

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