There are 3 ways to get from Liverpool to Caernarfon Castle 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  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) 5C / ...

$34 - $87

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

$14 - $20

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Caernarfon Castle 78.9 miles

$16 - $25

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Caernarfon Castle, Wales?

National Express operates a bus from Liverpool to Caernarfon Castle once daily. Tickets cost $10 - $15 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min.

Train operators
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Chester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Liverpool Lime Street Low Level to Chester
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $17
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
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Efco
Phone
01407 721111
Email
Mail@EifionsCoaches.co.uk
Website
eifionscoaches.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
eifionscoaches.co.uk
Clynnog & Trefor Motor C
Phone
+44(0)1286 660208
Email
info@clynnogandtrefor.com
Website
clynnogandtrefor.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
clynnogandtrefor.com
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
National Express

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Liverpool and Caernarfon Castle is 91 km. The road distance is 126 km.

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Caernarfon Castle is to bus which costs £10 - £15 and takes 3 h 53 min.

The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Caernarfon Castle is to drive which takes 1 h 30 min and costs £12 - £19.

No, there is no direct bus from Liverpool to Caernarfon Castle. However, there are services departing from LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station and arriving at Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 53 min.

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Liverpool to Caernarfon Castle, including transfers.