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There are 3 ways to get from Holyhead to Pwllheli by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station to Porthmadog, Rhes Cambrian T2

Cheapest option

Taxi  •  1h

  1. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Pwllheli 49.2 miles

$180 - $220

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1h

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Pwllheli 49.2 miles

$10 - $16

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

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Pwllheli is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 1h.

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The distance between Holyhead and Pwllheli is 30 miles. The road distance is 49.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Pwllheli without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 42m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 42m to get from Holyhead to Pwllheli, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Pwllheli is 49 miles. It takes approximately 1h to drive from Holyhead to Pwllheli.

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There are 791+ hotels available in Pwllheli. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Pwllheli.
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  • Distance: 30.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 42m

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

There is no direct connection from Holyhead to Pwllheli. However, you can take the train to Bangor (Gwynedd), take the walk to Bangor, Railway Station, take the bus to Porthmadog, Rhes Cambrian, take the walk to Porthmadog, then take the train to Pwllheli. Alternatively, you can take the taxi to Pwllheli.

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
36m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $16
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $16
First Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $29
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $29
Bus operators
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Pwllheli
Ave. Duration
1h
Estimated price
$180 - $220
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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