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Recommended option

Train, bus  •  1 h 10 min

  1. 5C / ...

$12 - $30

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  32 min

  1. 29.1 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  32 min

  1. 29.1 miles

$6 - $9

Questions & Answers

The distance between Colwyn Bay and Caernarfon Castle is 41 km. The road distance is 47 km.

The cheapest way to get from Colwyn Bay to Caernarfon Castle is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 32 min.

The quickest way to get from Colwyn Bay to Caernarfon Castle is to taxi which takes 32 min and costs £80 - £100.

It takes approximately 1 h 10 min to get from Colwyn Bay to Caernarfon Castle, including transfers.

What companies run services between Colwyn Bay, Wales and Caernarfon Castle, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Colwyn Bay to Caernarfon Castle. However, you can take the train to Bangor (Gwynedd), take the walk to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station), take the bus to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station), then take the walk to Caernarfon Castle. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Caernarfon Castle.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Colwyn Bay to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $14
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $14
First Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Colwyn Bay to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Efco
Phone
01407 721111
Email
Mail@EifionsCoaches.co.uk
Website
eifionscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
eifionscoaches.co.uk
Clynnog & Trefor Motor C
Phone
+44(0)1286 660208
Email
info@clynnogandtrefor.com
Website
clynnogandtrefor.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
clynnogandtrefor.com
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Colwyn Bay to Caernarfon Castle
Ave. Duration
32 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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