There are 4 ways to get from Snowdonia to Oxford by train, 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

Train via Crewe  •  4 h 46 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford

$148 - $272

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 4 min

  1. Take the bus from Llandudno Junction to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green National Express

$37 - $46

2 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford

$106 - $219

Drive  •  3 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Snowdonia to Oxford 197.8 miles

$40 - $65

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Snowdonia to Oxford is to bus which costs £28 - £35 and takes 11 h 4 min.

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The quickest way to get from Snowdonia to Oxford is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 33 min.

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The distance between Snowdonia and Oxford is 151 miles. The road distance is 197.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 4 h 46 min to get from Snowdonia to Oxford, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Snowdonia to Oxford station. However, there are services departing from Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi (Cae Perthi Farm) and arriving at Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green via Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre), Llandudno Junction and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 4 min.

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What companies run services between Snowdonia, Wales and Oxford, England?

You can take a train from Snowdonia to Oxford via Bangor (Gwynedd), Crewe, and Birmingham New Street in around 4 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Snowdonia to Oxford via Gwastadnant, Cae Perthi (Cae Perthi Farm), Betws-y-Coed, Railway Station (Information Centre), Llandudno Junction, Station (Llandudno Junction Station), Llandudno Junction, and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth in around 11 h 4 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$85 - $140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $140
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Bangor (Gwynedd) to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 28 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$55 - $90
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $90
First Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Oxford
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $50
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Llandudno Junction to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
5 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$15 - $20
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Oxford Bus Station, Gloucester Green
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com

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