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

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Train, line 85 bus  •  2 h 5 min

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

$14 - $34

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Bus, line 85 bus  •  2 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) X4 / ...
  2. Take the line 85 bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Joe Brown (Menai Hall) 85 / ...

$8 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  35 min

  1. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Llanberis 30.4 miles

$110 - $140

Drive  •  35 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Llanberis 30.4 miles

$6 - $10

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Llanberis is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Llanberis is to taxi which costs £85 - £110 and takes 35 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Holyhead station to Llanberis. However, there are services departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) and arriving at Llanberis, Joe Brown (Menai Hall) via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 49 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Llanberis is 25 miles. The road distance is 30.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Llanberis without a car is to train and line 85 bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs £10 - £26.

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It takes approximately 2 h 5 min to get from Holyhead to Llanberis, including transfers.

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

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Holyhead to Llanberis bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Llanberis, Joe Brown (Menai Hall) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Llanberis is 30 miles. It takes approximately 35 min to drive from Holyhead 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 Holyhead to Llanberis.
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  • Distance: 24.6 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

You can take a bus from Holyhead to Llanberis via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) in around 2 h 49 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 - $24
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 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
Bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Llanberis
Ave. Duration
35 min
Estimated price
$110 - $140
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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