There are 5 ways to get from Newcastle upon Tyne 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 52 min

  1. Take the train from Newcastle to Newton-le-Willows
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$151 - $227

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno Junction National Express

$40 - $49

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 51 min

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

$108 - $149

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Newcastle upon Tyne to Snowdonia 249.8 miles

$50 - $80

Fly, train  •  10 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Manchester (MAN) NCL - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction

$77 - $257

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Snowdonia is to bus which costs £30 - £40 and takes 11 h 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Newcastle upon Tyne and Snowdonia is 166 miles. The road distance is 249.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 52 min to get from Newcastle upon Tyne to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Snowdonia. However, there are services departing from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard and arriving at Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi via Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) and Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 42 min.

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What companies run services between Newcastle upon Tyne, England and Snowdonia, Wales?

You can take a train from Newcastle upon Tyne to Snowdonia via Newton-le-Willows, Chester, and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 5 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Newcastle upon Tyne to Snowdonia via Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, Llandudno Junction, Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station), Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre), and Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi in around 11 h 42 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Aberdeen
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $310
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Southampton
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Exeter
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $330
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $350
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
4 h 31 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Grenoble
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $430
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$25 - $180
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Thomas Cook
Website
thomascookairlines.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
6 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$150 - $850
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Newcastle to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $700
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Newcastle to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
2 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$27 - $40
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $95
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Train from Manchester Airport to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Newcastle upon Tyne, St James Boulevard to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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