Getting There -- The nearest rail station is at Bangor, 14km (9 miles) north of Llanberis. Buses run frequently throughout the day (Mon-Sat) from Bangor to Llanberis. Contact the Arriva Bus Company (tel. 0844/800-4411; Because of the many stops en route, buses take about 25 minutes each way.

Buses between Llanberis and Caermarfon run Monday to Saturday every half-hour, every 1 to 2 hours on Sunday. Bus timetables are available from the Llanberis Tourist Information Office and the Caernarfon Tourist Information Centre.

Motorists from Caernarfon head southeast along the A4086.

Visitor Information -- The Llanberis Tourist Information Office, 41B High St. (tel. 01286/870765;, is open from Easter to the end of October daily from 9:30am to 5:30pm. The rest of the year, it's open Monday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 10:30am to 3pm.

Note: This information was accurate when it was published, but can change without notice. Please be sure to confirm all rates and details directly with the companies in question before planning your trip.