There are 3 ways to get from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog 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  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Cwm (NatWest Bank) X19

$31 - $60

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog

$31 - $66

Drive  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog 61.6 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Chester, England and Blaenau Ffestiniog, Wales?

You can take a train from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog via Llandudno Junction in around 2 h 50 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$18 - $27
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Cwm (NatWest Bank)
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog?

The distance between Chester and Blaenau Ffestiniog is 73 km. The road distance is 98 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog?

The cheapest way to get from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog is to drive which costs £9 - £14 and takes 1 h 18 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog?

The quickest way to get from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog is to drive which takes 1 h 18 min and costs £9 - £14.

Is there a direct train between Chester and Blaenau Ffestiniog?

No, there is no direct train from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog. However, there are services departing from Chester and arriving at Blaenau Ffestiniog via Llandudno Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog?

It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Chester to Blaenau Ffestiniog, including transfers.