There are 4 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Llanberis by train, bus or car

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Train, line 85 bus  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the line 85 bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Joe Brown (Menai Hall) 85 / ...

$45 - $88

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Bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

$23 - $34

2 alternative options

Train, line 85 bus via Altrincham (Manchester Metrolink)  •  5 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Altrincham to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the line 85 bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Joe Brown (Menai Hall) 85 / ...

$43 - $89

Drive  •  1 h 47 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Llanberis 101.9 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Llanberis is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Llanberis is to drive which costs £16 - £25 and takes 1 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Llanberis. However, there are services departing from Moss Side, Horton Rd and arriving at Llanberis, Joe Brown (Menai Hall) via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place and Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 44 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Llanberis is 82 miles. The road distance is 101.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Llanberis without a car is to train and line 85 bus which takes 5 h and costs £30 - £70.

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It takes approximately 5 h to get from Greater Manchester to Llanberis, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Llanberis bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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Greater Manchester to Llanberis bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bangor, Gwynedd station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Llanberis is 102 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 47 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Llanberis.

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There are 1091+ hotels available in Llanberis. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Llanberis.
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  • Distance: 82 miles
  • Duration: 5 h

What companies run services between Greater Manchester, England and Llanberis, Wales?

You can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Llanberis via Manchester City Centre, Portland St (Premier Inn), Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Bangor, Gwynedd, and Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) in around 7 h 44 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Joe Brown (Menai Hall)
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
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 from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com

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