There are 5 ways to get from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train, bus  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Rhyl to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre) X19

$14 - $27

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Train  •  1 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Rhyl to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Betws-y-Coed

$12 - $29

3 alternative options

Line 12 bus, bus  •  2 h 41 min

  1. Take the line 12 bus from Rhyl, Bus Station (Rhyl Bus Station) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) 12
  2. Take the bus from Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) to Betws-y-Coed, Mount Garmon View 19 / ...

$12 - $14

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed 26.3 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed 26.3 miles

$5 - $9

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The cheapest way to get from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed is to drive which costs £4 - £7 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed is to taxi which costs £75 - £90 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rhyl station to Betws-y-Coed. However, there are services departing from Rhyl, Bus Station (Rhyl Bus Station) and arriving at Betws-y-Coed, Mount Garmon View via Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 41 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed. However, there are services departing from Rhyl and arriving at Betws-y-Coed via Llandudno Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 45 min.

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The distance between Rhyl and Betws-y-Coed is 20 miles. The road distance is 26.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed without a car is to train and bus which takes 1 h 22 min and costs £10 - £21.

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It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to get from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed, including transfers.

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Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed bus services, operated by Arriva Cymru, arrive at Rhyl, Bus Station (Rhyl Bus Station).

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Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Rhyl station.

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The best way to get from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed is to train which takes 1 h 45 min and costs £8 - £22. Alternatively, you can line 12 bus and bus, which costs £9 - £11 and takes 2 h 41 min.

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Map of how to get from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed.
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  • Distance: 20.4 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 22 min

What companies run services between Rhyl, Wales and Betws-y-Coed, Wales?

You can take a train from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed via Llandudno Junction in around 1 h 45 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed via Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) in around 2 h 41 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Rhyl to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $6
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Train from Llandudno Junction to Betws-y-Coed
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$2 - $4
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Rhyl to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $20
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $20
Bus operators
Llew Jones Coaches
Phone
+44 1492 640320
Email
info@llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Website
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station) to Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium) to Betws-y-Coed, Mount Garmon View
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
llewjonesinternational.co.uk
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rhyl, Bus Station (Rhyl Bus Station) to Llandudno, Palladium (Llandudno Palladium)
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120

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Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed bus services, operated by Llew Jones Coaches, arrive at Betws-y-Coed, Mount Garmon View station.

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Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Betws-y-Coed station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed is 26 miles. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Rhyl to Betws-y-Coed.

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