There are 9 ways to get from Llandudno to Edinburgh by train, bus, night train, car or plane

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Train  •  5h 30m

  1. Take the train from Llandudno to Warrington Bank Quay
  2. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Edinburgh

£115 - £329

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Bus  •  10h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Llandudno to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Edinburgh 809 / ...

£16 - £22

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Train via Warrington  •  6h 47m

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

£123 - £172

Train, night train  •  6h 10m

  1. Take the train from Llandudno to Warrington Bank Quay
  2. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston
  3. Take the night train from Preston to Edinburgh

£86 - £134

Drive  •  4h 53m

  1. Drive from Llandudno to Edinburgh 278.3 miles

£45 - £75

Train to Liverpool, fly  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Llandudno to Chester
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Edinburgh (EDI) LPL - EDI

£78 - £351

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  6h 27m

  1. Take the train from Llandudno to Chester
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham International
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Edinburgh (EDI) BHX - EDI

£85 - £472

Train, train to Bristol, fly  •  7h 33m

  1. Take the train from Llandudno to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Edinburgh (EDI) BRS - EDI

£133 - £360

Train, train to East Midlands, fly  •  7h 36m

  1. Take the train from Llandudno to Chester
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Derby
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Edinburgh (EDI) EMA - EDI

£116 - £342

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The cheapest way to get from Llandudno to Edinburgh is to bus which costs £16 - £22 and takes 10h 30m.

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The quickest way to get from Llandudno to Edinburgh is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 4h 53m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Llandudno to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Llandudno and arriving at Edinburgh via Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Llandudno to Edinburgh. However, there are services departing from Llandudno and arriving at Edinburgh via Warrington Bank Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 30m.

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The distance between Llandudno and Edinburgh is 184 miles. The road distance is 278.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Llandudno to Edinburgh without a car is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs £110 - £330.

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It takes approximately 5h 30m to get from Llandudno to Edinburgh, including transfers.

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Llandudno to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Llandudno station.

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Llandudno to Edinburgh train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Llandudno station.

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The best way to get from Llandudno to Edinburgh is to train which takes 5h 30m and costs £110 - £330. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £16 - £22 and takes 10h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Llandudno to Edinburgh.
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  • Distance: 184.3 miles
  • Duration: 5h 30m

What companies run services between Llandudno, Wales and Edinburgh, Scotland?

You can take a train from Llandudno to Edinburgh via Warrington Bank Quay in around 5h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Llandudno to Edinburgh via Manchester in around 10h 30m.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 33m
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
£80 - £470
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Jersey
Ave. Duration
4h 25m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
£80 - £470
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£80 - £470
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Madrid
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £470
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Isle Of Man, Bristol
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £470
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove), Bristol
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£80 - £470
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove), London Luton
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
£80 - £470
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£30 - £260
Flights from Bristol to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £250
Flights from Liverpool to Edinburgh via Ibiza
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
£40 - £250
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £380
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from East Midlands to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£55 - £250
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Edinburgh via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£170 - £600
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Llandudno to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Llandudno to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
1h 46m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£35 - £55
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Llandudno to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£27 - £40
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Llandudno to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
3h 22m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£80 - £120
Website
tfw.wales
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£80 - £280
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£80 - £110
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£210 - £280
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £40
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£10 - £14
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£29 - £40
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£22 - £80
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£60 - £80
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£85 - £120
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
£30 - £50
Off-Peak Day Single
£50 - £80
Anytime Day Single
£85 - £120
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£10 - £15
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£90 - £130
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £26
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£18 - £26
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£9 - £13
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £28
Anytime Day Single
£18 - £26
Anytime Single
£25 - £40
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.

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Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Llandudno to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
4h
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
£6 - £8
Website
National Express
Bus from Manchester to Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£10 - £14
Website
National Express

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There is no direct flight from Liverpool Airport to Edinburgh Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 5m and has one stopover.

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Llandudno to Edinburgh bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Llandudno to Edinburgh train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Edinburgh station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Llandudno to Edinburgh is 278 miles. It takes approximately 4h 53m to drive from Llandudno to Edinburgh.

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Ryanair and easyJet offer flights from Liverpool Airport to Edinburgh Airport.

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