It’s one of our big plus-points – fast, easy access by road and rail from most parts of the UK. So wave goodbye to marathon, gas-guzzling journeys, airport queues and cancelled flights.
By car. The A55 coastal ‘Expressway’ links in seamlessly with the motorway network from the North West. From the Midlands and South of England use the M6, M5 and M1. For a scenic route from the Midlands take the A5 via Shrewsbury and Llangollen.
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By rail. Direct train services run to our popular North Wales coastal destinations from most parts of Britain. Virgin Trains, for example, operate a direct London Euston to Llandudno Junction service. Along the coast there are stations at Pensarn, Colwyn Bay, Conwy, Penmaenmawr and Llanfairfechan. Inland, the Conwy Valley line runs from Llandudno to Betws-y-Coed and beyond.
For overseas visitors, a BritRail Pass provides inexpensive travel throughout the UK (it must be purchased before leaving your home country).
By coach. The National Express network covers travel from most UK towns, stopping at Llandudno and other coastal destinations in North Wales.
The main villages across Hiraethog are served by local buses. For details go to Traveline Cymru.