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

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Train, bus  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Cwm (NatWest Bank) X19

$46 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station Esb5
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) T3

$44

2 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog

$46 - $80

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion 106.7 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £17 - £26 and takes 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd (Property 221) and arriving at Portmeirion, Tollgate via Manchester Airport Bus Station, Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 44 min.

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The distance between Greater Manchester and Portmeirion is 86 miles. The road distance is 106.7 miles.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 18 min and costs £35 - £60.

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It takes approximately 5 h 18 min to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion, including transfers.

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Greater Manchester to Portmeirion bus services, operated by EasyBus, arrive at Manchester Airport Bus Station.

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The best way to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion is to train which takes 5 h 59 min and costs £35 - £65. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £34 and takes 7 h 44 min.

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Greater Manchester to Portmeirion bus services, operated by Lloyds Coaches, arrive at Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Greater Manchester to Portmeirion is 107 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to drive from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion.

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There are 853+ hotels available in Portmeirion. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion.
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  • Distance: 86.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 18 min

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

You can take a train from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion via Manchester City Centre, Whitworth St West (RITZ), Manchester Oxford Road, Llandudno Junction, Blaenau Ffestiniog, and Blaenau Ffestiniog, Cwm (NatWest Bank) in around 5 h 59 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion via Manchester Airport The Station, Manchester Airport Bus Station, Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station, Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing, and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) 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 Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Bus operators
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Cwm (NatWest Bank)
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$10
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
EasyBus
Website
easybus.com
Bus from Manchester Airport Bus Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15
Schedules at
easybus.com
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris)
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com

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