Location, Directions and Maps

The city of Bangor lies between the Menai Strait and the Snowdonia National Park.


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Map of Bangor

Click to download a map of Bangor (PDF).

Wrexham campus

If you are visiting the School of Healthcare Sciences’ Wrexham campus (some Nursing & Diagnostic Radiography courses), click here for location details.

Travel directions to Bangor

Bangor is probably easier (and quicker) to get to than you might think (by road, rail or bus)

By road

Our interactive location map (provided by Google map ) provides you with directions to Bangor.

Using a SatNav, LL57 2UW will get you to Bangor, near to the Deiniol Building (building 47 on our downloadable map of Bangor)

By Bus

  • Visit Traveline Cymru for information on travelling by public transport around Bangor.

By rail

By sea

If you're coming to Bangor from Ireland can cross on the ferry to Holyhead, please see these external websites for timetables:

If you are arriving at Holyhead, there is a rail link to Bangor (journey time about 30 minutes). Check National Rail website for details.

By air

Manchester and Liverpool are around two hours away from Bangor by train. Check National Rail website for details.

Anglesey Airport

  • Anglesey Airport has hour-long flights between Cardiff International and Anglesey.

Map of Bangor