There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis by train, bus, taxi or car

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Recommended option

Train, line 85 bus  •  2 h 21 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, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) 85 / ...

$18 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus, line 85 bus  •  3 h 5 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, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) 85 / ...

$12 - $17

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis 36.1 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis 36.1 miles

$7 - $12

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Holyhead station to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis. However, there are services departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) and arriving at Gwastadnant, Pen-y-pass (Pen-y-pass YHA) via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) and Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 5 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis is 30 miles. The road distance is 36.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis without a car is to train and line 85 bus which takes 2 h 21 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 21 min to get from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis, including transfers.

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Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station).

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Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis is 36 miles. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis.
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  • Distance: 29.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 21 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis, Wales?

You can take a bus from Holyhead to YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station), Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn), and Gwastadnant, Pen-y-pass (Pen-y-pass YHA) in around 3 h 5 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, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $6
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 YHA Snowdon Pen-y-Pass, Llanberis
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Dazzlers Minibus & Taxi Of Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 760230
Website
dazzlerstaxiandminibus.co.uk
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761010

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