There are 3 ways to get from Dublin to Snowdonia by car ferry, taxi, bus and ferry or bus

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

Car ferry, taxi  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Snowdonia

$159 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  18 h 17 min

  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

$49 - $60

1 alternative option

Car ferry  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead

$99 - $137

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Snowdonia is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 18 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Snowdonia is to car ferry and taxi which costs 130€ - 180€ and takes 3 h 58 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Snowdonia. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) and Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 17 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Snowdonia is 147 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Snowdonia without a car is to car ferry and taxi which takes 3 h 58 min and costs 130€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 58 min to get from Dublin to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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Dublin to Snowdonia bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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Dublin to Snowdonia bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Llandudno Junction station.

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There are 1051+ hotels available in Snowdonia. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 91.8 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 58 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Snowdonia, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Snowdonia. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead then take the taxi to Snowdonia. Alternatively, Irish Ferries operates a car ferry from Dublin to Snowdonia 4 times a day. Tickets cost $39 - $44 and the journey takes 3 h 15 min. Stena Line also services this route 4 times a day.

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
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $44
car
$118
Passenger
$42
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Snowdonia
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$120 - $160
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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