There are 3 ways to get from Holyhead 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  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$23 - $41

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Portmeirion, Tollgate T2

$17 - $19

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Portmeirion 51.1 miles

$11 - $16

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

You can take a bus from Holyhead to Portmeirion via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) in around 3 h 33 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
$11 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
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
$19 - $30
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $30
Bus operators
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
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Holyhead and Portmeirion is 56 km. The road distance is 82 km.

The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Portmeirion is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 1 h 3 min.

The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Portmeirion is to drive which takes 1 h 3 min and costs £8 - £12.

No, there is no direct bus from Holyhead to Portmeirion. However, there are services departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) and arriving at Portmeirion, Tollgate via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 33 min.

It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to get from Holyhead to Portmeirion, including transfers.