There are 6 ways to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool by bus, train, night bus or car

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

Line 12 bus, train  •  5 h 32 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Pwllheli, Bus Station to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) 12
  2. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston

$68 - $142

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express
  2. Take the night bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Blackpool National Express

$29 - $39

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Line 12 bus, bus, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Pwllheli, Bus Station to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) 12
  2. Take the bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) 5C / ...
  3. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Liverpool Central Loop Line
  5. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Blackpool North

$59 - $113

Bus, train  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Pwllheli, Bus Station (Pwllheli Bus Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Church Street (NatWest Bank) 3B / ...
  2. Take the bus from Blaenau Ffestiniog, Church Street (NatWest Bank) to Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) X19
  3. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Chester
  4. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Blackpool North

$58 - $108

Train  •  7 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Pwllheli to Machynlleth
  2. Take the train from Machynlleth to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Preston

$88 - $173

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Pwllheli to Blackpool 160.5 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool is to bus and night bus which costs £22 - £30 and takes 8 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 52 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Pwllheli station to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Pwllheli, Bus Station and arriving at Blackpool via Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station), Bangor, Gwynedd and Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 4 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Pwllheli to Blackpool. However, there are services departing from Pwllheli and arriving at Blackpool North via Machynlleth, Shrewsbury, Crewe and Preston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 36 min.

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The distance between Pwllheli and Blackpool is 86 miles. The road distance is 160.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool without a car is to line 12 bus and train which takes 5 h 32 min and costs £50 - £110.

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It takes approximately 5 h 32 min to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool, including transfers.

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Pwllheli to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bangor, Gwynedd station.

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Pwllheli to Blackpool train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Pwllheli station.

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Pwllheli to Blackpool bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Blackpool station.

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Map of how to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool.
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  • Distance: 85.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 32 min

What companies run services between Pwllheli, Wales and Blackpool, England?

You can take a train from Pwllheli to Blackpool via Machynlleth, Shrewsbury, Crewe, and Preston in around 7 h 36 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Llandudno Junction to Chester
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $28
First Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
Train from Pwllheli to Machynlleth
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Machynlleth to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $20
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
Train from Llandudno Junction to Chester
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Crewe to Preston
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Liverpool Central Loop Line
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Preston
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Bus operators
Clynnog & Trefor/Berwyn
Bus from Pwllheli, Bus Station to Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Pwllheli, Bus Station (Pwllheli Bus Station) to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Church Street (NatWest Bank)
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Ysgol Gynradd
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Clynnog & Trefor Motor C
Phone
+44(0)1286 660208
Email
info@clynnogandtrefor.com
Website
clynnogandtrefor.com
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
clynnogandtrefor.com
Gwynfor Coaches
Phone
01248 722 694
Email
mail@gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Website
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Caernarfon, Bus Station (Caernarfon Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
gwynforcoaches.co.uk
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Blaenau Ffestiniog, Church Street (NatWest Bank) to Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station)
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
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.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Blackpool
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
nationalexpress.com

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