Quarry Tours Ltd
Llechwedd Slate Caverns
Call us on 01766 830306
Opening times vary for specific parts of the attraction but the whole site will always be open from the following times.
Mon 9:00 - 17:30
Tues 9:00 - 17:30
Wed 9:00 - 17:30
Thur 9:00 - 17:30
Fri 9:00 - 17:30
Sat 9:00 - 17:30
Sun 9:00 - 17:30
The last tour starts at 16:30 Sat-Thurs
The last tour starts at 16:00 on Friday
- Free coach and car parking.
- Dogs welcome on leads but they are unable to go on the Deep Mine Tour or in the cafe.
- Welsh speaking staff
For information on Llechwedd Deep Mine or Quarry Explorer call 01766 830306 ext 001 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
For Group Bookings for Llechwedd Deep Mine or Quarry Explorer call us on 01766 830306 ext 001 or email email@example.com
For Zip World Titan & Bounce Below on 01248 601444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org for more info
For Information on downhill mountain bike tracks call 01766 832214 or email email@example.com for more info
For Site Management call Kate Knowles on 01766 830306 ext 00 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
By Road: We are situated beside the A470 between Llandudno and Porthmadog, and 3/4 mile from the centre of Blaenau Ffestiniog. We are only 40 minutes from the Llandudno junction (Jct 19) of the A55 and 20 minutes from Betws y Coed on the A5. We have ample free car parking available for cars and coaches.
By Train: Travel on the Chester to Holyhead mainline and change at Llandudno Junction for Blaenau Ffestiniog.Trains also arrive into Blaenau Ffestiniog from Porthmadog on the Ffestiniog Railway. From here passengers can either travel up to Llechwedd by bus, taxi or on foot. By Bus:Blaenau Ffestiniog bus station is situated beside the joint railway station.
From here you can catch Nev's Shuttle Bus or John's Buses which meets every Ffestiniog Railway service to Blaenau Ffestiniog during peak season. The shuttle service will also pick you up from Llechwedd and bring you back down to meet a later return train if necessary. For more information call Nev's taxis on 01766 762465 or John's Buses on 01766 831 781. During winter season it is necessary to book your taxi in advance (see below)
The X1 bus service operated by Express Motors also departs from the bus station and will stop on the road outside Llechwedd Slate Caverns (approximately 5 minutes journey from the town centre) but will not drive into Llechwedd to the front entrance unlike Nev's shuttle service.