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

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Train  •  1 h 25 min

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

$60 - $104

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Chester to Caernarfon Castle 69.9 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1 h 15 min.

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The distance between Chester and Caernarfon Castle is 58 miles. The road distance is 69.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Chester to Caernarfon Castle without a car is to train which takes 1 h 25 min and costs £45 - £80.

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It takes approximately 1 h 25 min 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 1 h 15 min to drive from Chester to Caernarfon Castle.

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There are 809+ hotels available in Caernarfon Castle. Prices start at $92 USD 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: 1 h 25 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Chester to Caernarfon Castle 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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