There are 3 ways to get from Chester to Bethesda by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Bethesda, Spar (Bethesda War Memorial) 67L / ...

$32 - $72

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Chester, Bus Interchange to Flint, McDonalds 10A
  2. Take the bus from Flint to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

$16 - $23

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 6 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Bethesda 62.8 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Chester, England and Bethesda, Gwynedd, Wales?

You can take a bus from Chester to Bethesda via Flint, McDonalds, Flint, Bangor, Gwynedd, and Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) in around 4 h 25 min.

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
$26 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Bethesda, Spar (Bethesda War Memorial)
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Bus Interchange to Flint, McDonalds
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Carneddi, Rhes Penrhyn Terrace (Bethesda Londis)
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chester to Bethesda?

The distance between Chester and Bethesda is 78 km. The road distance is 100 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chester to Bethesda?

The cheapest way to get from Chester to Bethesda is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 6 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chester to Bethesda?

The quickest way to get from Chester to Bethesda is to drive which takes 1 h 6 min and costs £9 - £14.

Is there a direct bus between Chester and Bethesda?

No, there is no direct bus from Chester to Bethesda. However, there are services departing from Chester, Bus Interchange and arriving at Bethesda, Spar (Bethesda War Memorial) via Flint and Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

How long does it take to get from Chester to Bethesda?

It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to get from Chester to Bethesda, including transfers.