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

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The best way to get from Chester to Snowdonia without a car is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs .

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Chester to Snowdonia is 72 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 19 min to drive from Chester to Snowdonia.

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There are 1053+ hotels available in Snowdonia. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Chester to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 50.2 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 33 min

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
03333 211 202
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains

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