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There are 5 ways to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool by bus, train, night bus or car

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Bus, train  •  6 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Pwllheli, Bus Station to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station 3B / ...
  2. Take the train from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Llandudno Junction
  3. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Warrington Bank Quay
  4. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston

$65 - $122

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Train  •  7 h 21 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

$96 - $172

Bus, train via Chester  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Take the bus from Porthmadog, Park to Bangor, Railway Station T2
  2. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Blackpool North

Bus, night bus  •  9 h 32 min

  1. Take the bus from Porthmadog, Park to Bangor, Bus Station T2
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
  3. Take the night bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Blackpool

Drive  •  2 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Pwllheli to Blackpool 160.5 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool is to drive which costs £26 - £40 and takes 2 h 52 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 Porthmadog, Park, Bangor, Gwynedd and Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 32 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 21 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 bus and train which takes 6 h 43 min and costs £50 - £95.

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It takes approximately 6 h 43 min to get from Pwllheli to Blackpool, including transfers.

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Pwllheli to Blackpool bus services, operated by Lloyd's Coaches, depart from Porthmadog, Park 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: 6 h 43 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 21 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Blaenau Ffestiniog to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $17
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Train from Llandudno Junction to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
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 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Shrewsbury to Crewe
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
First Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Preston
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $35
Train from Crewe to Preston
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Pwllheli, Bus Station to Blaenau Ffestiniog, Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyd's Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Porthmadog, Park to Bangor, Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Porthmadog, Park to Bangor, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
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
6 times a week
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
National Express
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
National Express

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Pwllheli to Blackpool train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, arrive at Preston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Pwllheli to Blackpool is 161 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 52 min to drive from Pwllheli to Blackpool.

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