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There are 8 ways to get from London to Porthdinllaen by train, bus, car, plane, car ferry or taxi

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Train  •  7h 12m

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

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Bus, train  •  12h 1m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Brunel Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
  3. Take the train from Machynlleth to Pwllheli

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Train via Birmingham  •  9h 17m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
  3. Take the train from Machynlleth to Pwllheli

Bus  •  13h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Victoria Coach Station to Aberystwyth Bus Station Stand 2 409
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth Bus Station Stand 4 to Porthmadog Park Stand C T2

Drive  •  4h 40m

  1. Drive from London Paddington to Porthdinllaen 253.1 miles

Fly from London Heathrow, car ferry, taxi  •  10h 49m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dublin (DUB) LHR - DUB
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin Terminal 1 to Holyhead
  3. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Porthdinllaen

Fly from London City, car ferry, taxi  •  11h 1m

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dublin (DUB) LCY - DUB
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin Terminal 1 to Holyhead
  3. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Porthdinllaen

Train to London Gatwick, fly, car ferry, taxi  •  11h 12m

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Dublin (DUB) LGW - DUB
  3. Take the car ferry from Dublin Terminal 1 to Holyhead
  4. Take a taxi from Holyhead to Porthdinllaen

London to Porthdinllaen by train and bus

The journey time between London and Porthdinllaen is around 7h 12m and covers a distance of around 280 miles. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 17m. Operated by Avanti West Coast, Arriva Wales, Clynnog & Trefor/Berwyn and others, the London to Porthdinllaen service departs from London Euston and arrives in Rhos Birdin. Typically 33 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

33 Weekly Services
7h 12m Average Duration
£92 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from London to Porthdinllaen is to drive which costs £65 - £95 and takes 4h 40m.

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The fastest way to get from London to Porthdinllaen is to drive which takes 4h 40m and costs £65 - £95.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Porthdinllaen. However, there are services departing from Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Rhos Birdin via Aberystwyth Bus Station Stand 4, Porthmadog Park Stand A and Pwllheli Bus Station Stand A. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 13h 36m.

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The distance between London and Porthdinllaen is 214 miles. The road distance is 253.1 miles.

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The best way to get from London to Porthdinllaen without a car is to train which takes 7h 12m and costs £90 - £220.

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It takes approximately 7h 12m to get from London to Porthdinllaen, including transfers.

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London to Porthdinllaen bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Victoria Coach Station.

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The best way to get from London to Porthdinllaen is to train which takes 7h 12m and costs £90 - £220. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 13h 36m.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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London to Porthdinllaen bus services, operated by Lloyd's Coaches, arrive at Porthmadog Park Stand C station.

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Map of how to get from London to Porthdinllaen.
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  • Distance: 213.8 miles
  • Duration: 7h 12m

What companies run services between London, England and Porthdinllaen, Wales?

Avanti West Coast operates a train from London Euston to Bangor (Gwynedd) 5 times a day. Tickets cost £90 - £220 and the journey takes 3h 16m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Porthdinllaen via Aberystwyth Bus Station Stand 4, Porthmadog Park Stand A, and Pwllheli Bus Station Stand A in around 13h 36m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £190
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£90 - £290
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £180
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£85 - £270
Flights from London City to Dublin via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £270
Flights from London City to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £270
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£14 - £140
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
00 44 345 528 0253
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
3h 16m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£90 - £220
Website
https://www.avantiwestcoast.co.uk/
Anytime Single
£90 - £130
Anytime Single 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£40 - £120
Website
https://www.avantiwestcoast.co.uk/
Anytime Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Single 1st Class
£85 - £120
West Midlands Railway
Phone
+44 333 311 0039
Email
contact.wmr@wmtrains.co.uk
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
https://www.westmidlandsrailway.co.uk/
Transport for Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £70
Website
https://tfw.wales/
Schedules at
https://tfw.wales/service-status/timetables
Anytime Standard
£30 - £45
Anytime 1st Class
£45 - £70
Train from Machynlleth to Pwllheli
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£16 - £40
Website
https://tfw.wales/
Schedules at
https://tfw.wales/service-status/timetables
Anytime Standard
£16 - £23
Anytime 1st Class
£25 - £40
Gatwick Express
Phone
+44 345 850 1530
Website
gatwickexpress.com
Train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£12
Schedules at
https://www.gatwickexpress.com/travel-information/plan-your-journey/timetables
Website
https://www.gatwickexpress.com/
Anytime Day SIngle
£12
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
08717 81 81 81
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Victoria Coach Station to Aberystwyth Bus Station Stand 2
Ave. Duration
7h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
https://www.nationalexpress.com/en
Lloyd's Coaches
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin Terminal 1 to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£35 - £45
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£160 - £170
On Foot
£35 - £45
Other operators
Taxi from Holyhead to Porthdinllaen
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Estimated price
£100 - £130
Cybi Cabs
Phone
+44 1407 761 010
Alpha Cars
Phone
+44 1407 765 000
AAA Taxis Holyhead
Phone
+44 1407 761 000

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Yes, the driving distance between London to Porthdinllaen is 253 miles. It takes approximately 4h 40m to drive from London to Porthdinllaen.

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British Airways and Aer Lingus offer flights from London Heathrow Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 972+ hotels available in Porthdinllaen. Prices start at £62 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Heathrow Airport is to train which takes 15 min and costs £4 - £35.

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