There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Bangor by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  36 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$10 - $29

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Bus  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Upper Bangor, Belle Vue Hotel (Belle Vue Hotel PH) 544 / ...

$5 - $7

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Taxi  •  26 min

  1. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Bangor 24.9 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  26 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Bangor 24.9 miles

$5 - $8

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) station and arriving at Upper Bangor, Belle Vue Hotel (Belle Vue Hotel PH). Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1 h 19 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Holyhead and arriving at Bangor (Gwynedd). Services depart hourly. The journey takes approximately 36 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Bangor is 22 miles. The road distance is 24.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Bangor without a car is to train which takes 36 min and costs .

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The train from Holyhead to Bangor (Gwynedd) takes 36 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Holyhead to Bangor bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station).

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Holyhead to Bangor train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Holyhead station.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Bangor is to train which takes 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 1 h 19 min.

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Holyhead to Bangor bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Upper Bangor, Belle Vue Hotel (Belle Vue Hotel PH) station.

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Holyhead to Bangor train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Bangor (Gwynedd) station.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Bangor.
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  • Distance: 21.6 miles
  • Duration: 36 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Bangor, Wales?

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Holyhead to Bangor hourly. Tickets cost $10 - $16 and the journey takes 36 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route 5 times a day. Alternatively, Arriva Cymru operates a bus from Holyhead to Bangor hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 1 h 19 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $29
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Upper Bangor, Belle Vue Hotel (Belle Vue Hotel PH)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Bangor
Ave. Duration
26 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Bangor is 25 miles. It takes approximately 26 min to drive from Holyhead to Bangor.

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