There are 4 ways to get from York to Snowdonia by train 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 Chester  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from York to Newton-le-Willows
  2. Take the train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)

$117 - $183

Cheapest option

Train #2  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Llandudno Junction

$72 - $107

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from York to Newton-le-Willows
  2. Take the train from Newton-le-Willows to Llandudno Junction

$75 - $105

Drive  •  3 h 2 min

  1. Drive from York to Snowdonia 177.1 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The distance between York and Snowdonia is 138 miles. The road distance is 177.1 miles.

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The best way to get from York to Snowdonia without a car is to train which takes 4 h 51 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from York to Snowdonia, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between York to Snowdonia is 177 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 2 min to drive from York to Snowdonia.

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There are 1053+ hotels available in Snowdonia. Prices start at $99 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from York to Snowdonia.
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  • Distance: 138.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 51 min

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

You can take a train from York to Snowdonia via Newton-le-Willows, Chester, and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 4 h 51 min.

Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from York to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Bangor (Gwynedd)
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Newton-le-Willows to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
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