There are 4 ways to get from Swindon 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  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$161 - $240

Cheapest option

Train, fly, line 85 bus  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Swindon to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY
  3. Take the line 85 bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)

$78 - $189

2 alternative options

Bus, train  •  8 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station) 66
  2. Take the train from Oxford to Stafford
  3. Take the train from Stafford to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$132 - $201

Drive  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Drive from Swindon to Snowdonia 199.6 miles

$40 - $65

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

You can take a train from Swindon to Snowdonia via Newport (S Wales) and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 6 h 3 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swindon to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Swindon to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
First Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Stafford to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Bus operators
Stagecoach West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Swindon, Spring Gardens to Oxford City Centre, Frideswide Square (Oxford Rail Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Llanberis, Interchange (Snowdon Mountain Railway Stn)
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Swindon and Snowdonia is 231 km. The road distance is 319 km.

The cheapest way to get from Swindon to Snowdonia is to drive which costs £30 - £50 and takes 3 h 37 min.

The quickest way to get from Swindon to Snowdonia is to drive which takes 3 h 37 min and costs £30 - £50.

It takes approximately 6 h 3 min to get from Swindon to Snowdonia, including transfers.