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

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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  2h 43m

  1. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  2. Take the bus from Upper Bangor, Coleg Menai to Caernarfon T2

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Flint to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

£10 - £27

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h 14m

  1. Drive from Chester to Caernarfon Castle 69.6 miles

£11 - £18

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The cheapest way to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1h 14m.

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The quickest way to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle is to drive which costs £11 - £18 and takes 1h 14m.

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The distance between Chester and Caernarfon Castle is 58 miles. The road distance is 69.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle without a car is to train and bus which takes 2h 43m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 43m to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Chester to Caernarfon Castle is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1h 14m to drive from Chester to Caernarfon Castle.

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There are 447+ hotels available in Caernarfon Castle. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle.
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  • Distance: 57.8 miles
  • Duration: 2h 43m

What companies run services between Chester, England and Caernarfon Castle, Wales?

National Express operates a bus from Flint to Bangor, Gwynedd once daily. Tickets cost £5 - £7 and the journey takes 2h 5m.

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National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

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+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Flint to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Website
National Express

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