The first ever Conwy Marathon will take place on Sunday 31st March in the beautiful seaside town of Llandudno. This full 26.2 mile marathon event is expected to attract over 1000 runners in what promises to be a fantastic experience for veteran and novice marathoners alike.
The route will take runners through 26 miles of breathtaking Conwy coastline, as well as rural country roads. Landmarks along the route include the Great Orme, The Conwy Castle World Heritage Site, the gorgeous Colwyn Bay Promenade and the iconic Victorian Promenade in Llandudno, which serves as both the start and finishing line for the race. The full route can be seen on the event’s website.
Want to take part? Tickets to participate can be purchased here for £45 until 22nd March, and £50 thereafter. Even if you’re not marathon ready just yet, why not join the 3000 spectators who are expected to go along and show their support.
You can find out more about the Conwy Marathon on the events’ website.
Want to travel to this event?
A number of bus and rail links serve Llandudno promenade. The Arriva Cymru 5, 12, 13, X12 and X5 bus services stop a 5-minute walk away, whilst Llandudno Railway Station is an 11-minute walk from the promenade. Various Transport for Wales services are served by this station.
To make your journey by public transport, please use our Journey Planner to find the most convenient route, along with times and services that are running.
If you’d like to find a bus timetable, head over to our Timetables page. Here, you can search for a specific bus route or your location to view timetables of services in the area. You will also have the option to print the timetable to take with you on your trip.
Walk & Cycle
You can also use our journey planner to find walking and cycling routes to get to your event. If you live close by, walking can be a great way to explore the scenery and soak up the atmosphere before the event!
You can find out more information on our ‘Cycling and Walking’ page.
We also offer a Freephone telephone service. One of our friendly advisors will be on hand to answer any of your public transport information queries and to help you plan your journey. Give us a call on 0800 464 00 00 for free!