There are 2 ways to get from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed by car ferry, taxi, bus and ferry or bus

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Recommended option

Car ferry, taxi  •  3h 11m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Betws-y-Coed

£119 - £151

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  17h 11m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llandudno Junction National Express

£18 - £22

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 20€ - 26€ and takes 17h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed is to car ferry and taxi which costs 130€ - 180€ and takes 3h 11m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed station. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Llandudno Junction, Broad Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 11m.

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The distance between Dublin and Betws-y-Coed is 103 miles.

The best way to get from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 3h 11m and costs 130€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 3h 11m to get from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed, including transfers.

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Dublin to Betws-y-Coed bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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Dublin to Betws-y-Coed bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Llandudno Junction station.

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There are 892+ hotels available in Betws-y-Coed. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed.
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  • Distance: 103.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 11m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Betws-y-Coed, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead then take the taxi to Betws-y-Coed. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Betws-y-Coed via Birmingham, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Llandudno Junction, and Llandudno Junction, Broad Street in around 17h 11m.

Bus operators
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £13
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National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
5h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£8 - £10
Book at
National Express
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£28 - £32
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£100 - £120
On Foot
£28 - £32
car
£86
Passenger
£30
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £120
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
£35
Small Car
£119
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Betws-y-Coed
Ave. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
£90 - £120
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761 010
Alpha Cars
Phone
+44 1407 765 000
AAA Taxis Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 761 000

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