Travel & Accommodation
Getting to Llanberis
Llanberis, North Wales has superb transport links and is incredible easy to find. Use the postcode LL55 4UR to locate the event village.
Direct services (including Virgin Trains from London to Bangor) take you to the popular North Wales coastal destinations from most parts of Britain. Make inland connections via the Conwy Valley Line which runs through the Snowdonia National Park to Betws-y-Coed and Blaenau Ffestiniog. Services from the Midlands through Shrewsbury and Machynlleth link up with the Cambrian Line.
The closest station to Llanberis is Bangor, which is just under 10 miles away. A taxi from here will cost approximately £20 The number 85 bus or the Sherpa S2 bus will take you from the station and cost between £3-£5. It is possible to cycle.
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There’s quick, straightforward access from the North West along the M56 and A55. Motorway links with the Midlands are good too, and the same roads – the M6, M5 and M1 – also bring Snowdonia within easy reach of the South of England.
Irish Ferries and Stena Line operate regular and high-speed services to Holyhead from Dublin.
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Transfers from the international gateways of Manchester, Liverpool and Birmingham take less than two hours.
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Where to Stay
Llanberis and the surrounding areas offer a wide range of hotels, bed and breakfast, campsites and hostels.
We recommend the Royal Victoria Hotel which is a large hotel located in Llanberis and within easy walking distance of all the race action.
Also in Llanberis is the gorgeous Padarn Hotel. the hotel is situated 100m from Lake Padarn and a 5-minute walk from the event start line.
You can find out more recommendations for places to eat and drink around the area on our Responsible Travel page.
Please book your accommodation early as all hotels will be booked well in advance of the race weekend.
Please mention the Snowdonia Trail Marathon when booking your stay.