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There are 3 ways to get from Llandudno to Porthmadog by train, taxi or car

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Train, Steam train  •  3h 17m

  1. Take the train from Llandudno to Blaenau Ffestiniog
  2. Take the Steam train from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Porthmadog

$36 - $42

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Taxi  •  59m

  1. Take a taxi from Llandudno to Porthmadog 48.6 miles

$170 - $220

Drive  •  59m

  1. Drive from Llandudno to Porthmadog 48.6 miles

$10 - $16

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The cheapest way to get from Llandudno to Porthmadog is to drive which costs £8 - £12 and takes 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Llandudno to Porthmadog is to taxi which costs £130 - £170 and takes 59m.

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No, there is no direct train from Llandudno to Porthmadog. However, there are services departing from Llandudno and arriving at Porthmadog via Blaenau Ffestiniog. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 17m.

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The distance between Llandudno and Porthmadog is 30 miles. The road distance is 48.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Llandudno to Porthmadog without a car is to train and Steam train which takes 3h 17m and costs £27 - £32.

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It takes approximately 3h 17m to get from Llandudno to Porthmadog, including transfers.

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Llandudno to Porthmadog train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Llandudno station.

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Llandudno to Porthmadog train services, operated by Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways, arrive at Porthmadog station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Llandudno to Porthmadog is 49 miles. It takes approximately 59m to drive from Llandudno to Porthmadog.

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  • Distance: 30.4 miles
  • Duration: 3h 17m

What companies run services between Llandudno, Wales and Porthmadog, Wales?

You can take a train from Llandudno to Porthmadog via Blaenau Ffestiniog in around 3h 17m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Llandudno to Blaenau Ffestiniog
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways
Phone
01766 516024
Email
enquiries@ffwhr.com
Website
festrail.co.uk
Train from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Porthmadog
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$23
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Ffestiniog & Welsh Highland Railways
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Taxi from Llandudno to Porthmadog
Ave. Duration
59m
Estimated price
$170 - $220

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There are 758+ hotels available in Porthmadog. Prices start at $62 USD per night.

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