There are 5 ways to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion by train, bus or car

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

Train, bus  •  5 h 37 min

  1. X19

$52 - $75

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. 5 / ...
  2. T3

$46

3 alternative options

Train, bus via Chester  •  5 h 49 min

  1. T2

$56 - $96

Train  •  6 h 16 min

$48 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 5 min

  1. 106.7 miles

$22 - $35

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, Oxford Rd/Hulme St (The Dancehouse), Manchester Oxford Road, Llandudno Junction, Blaenau Ffestiniog, and Blaenau Ffestiniog, Cwm (NatWest Bank) in around 6 h 16 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion via Manchester Airport The Station, Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station, Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing, and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris) in around 7 h 24 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
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Chester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Llandudno Junction to Blaenau Ffestiniog
Ave. Duration
57 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 - $26
Virgin West Coast Trains
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
$11
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
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
$19
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Greater Manchester and Portmeirion is 138 km. The road distance is 171 km.

The cheapest way to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion is to drive which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £17 - £25.

No, there is no direct bus from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Rusholme, Wilmslow Rd/Dickenson Rd (Property 221) and arriving at Portmeirion, Tollgate via Manchester Airport The Station, Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing and Dolgellau, Sgw�r Eldon Square (Arced Idris). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 24 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Greater Manchester to Portmeirion, including transfers.