There are 5 ways to get from Leeds to Snowdonia by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train via Chester  •  4 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$107 - $169

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Bus  •  8 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno Junction National Express

$32 - $40

3 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
  2. Take the train from Newton-le-Willows to Llandudno Junction

$65 - $91

Train #2  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Llandudno Junction

$67 - $94

Drive  •  2 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Leeds to Snowdonia 149.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Leeds to Snowdonia is to bus which costs £24 - £30 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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The quickest way to get from Leeds to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £24 - £35 and takes 2 h 34 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Leeds station to Snowdonia. However, there are services departing from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and arriving at Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi via Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) and Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 57 min.

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The distance between Leeds and Snowdonia is 116 miles. The road distance is 149.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Snowdonia without a car is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs £80 - £130.

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It takes approximately 4 h 27 min to get from Leeds to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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Leeds to Snowdonia bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street.

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The best way to get from Leeds to Snowdonia is to train which takes 4 h 27 min and costs £80 - £130. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £24 - £30 and takes 8 h 57 min.

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Leeds to Snowdonia bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Llandudno Junction station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Leeds to Snowdonia is 149 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 34 min to drive from Leeds to Snowdonia.

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There are 1051+ hotels available in Snowdonia. Prices start at $98 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Leeds to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 116.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 27 min

What companies run services between Leeds, England and Snowdonia, Wales?

You can take a train from Leeds to Snowdonia via Newton-le-Willows, Chester, and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 4 h 27 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Leeds to Snowdonia via Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Llandudno Junction, Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station), Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre), and Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi in around 8 h 57 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Leeds to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Leeds to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $26
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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