There are 7 ways to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia by train, bus, car or plane

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 via Chester  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$205 - $337

Cheapest option

Bus  •  12 h 19 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Airport London to Birmingham National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham to Llandudno Junction National Express

$67 - $79

5 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$176 - $271

Line 140 bus, train, line 85 bus  •  8 h 12 min

  1. Take the line 140 bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station 140
  2. Take the train from Harrow & Wealdstone to Milton Keynes Central
  3. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Bangor (Gwynedd)
  4. Take the line 85 bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn) 85 / ...

$134 - $227

Bus, train  •  9 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Llandudno Junction

$122 - $239

Drive  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Drive from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia 234.8 miles

$50 - $75

Fly, bus, train  •  6 h 37 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Railway Station
  3. Take the train from Chester to Llandudno Junction

$109 - $316

What companies run services between London Heathrow Airport (LHR), England and Snowdonia, Wales?

You can take a train from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia via London Paddington, Paddington Underground Station, Oxford Circus Underground Station, Euston Underground Station, London Euston, Chester, and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 5 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia via Birmingham, Llandudno Junction, Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station), Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre), and Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi in around 12 h 19 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from London Euston to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$140 - $220
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$85 - $130
Anytime Day Single
$140 - $220
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$110 - $180
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$70 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $180
Train from Birmingham New Street to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 2 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
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
Train from Birmingham New Street to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Train from Chester to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
West Midlands
Bus operators
London Buses
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Harrow & Wealdstone Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
tfl.gov.uk
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
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Oxford Bus Company
Phone
+44 1865 785400
Email
info@oxfordbus.co.uk
Website
oxfordbus.co.uk
Bus from Heathrow Central Bus Station to Oxford City Centre, St Aldates (Stop H5)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
oxfordbus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Heathrow Airport London to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
5 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12

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Questions & Answers

The distance between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Snowdonia is 305 km. The road distance is 376 km.

The cheapest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 4 h 7 min.

The quickest way to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia is to drive which takes 4 h 7 min and costs £35 - £55.

No, there is no direct bus from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia. However, there are services departing from Heathrow Airport London and arriving at Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi via Birmingham, Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) and Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 19 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 28 min to get from London Heathrow Airport (LHR) to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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