Dates to note in 2024

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On Saturday 23 March, the Sherpa bus timetable switched from the low winter service to the high-season service, and buses all round the mountain are now more frequent, especially from the Park & Ride (at Nant Peris) to Pen y Pass and Llanberis. The current high-season timetables are available to download.

From Saturday 23 March parking at Pen y Pass reverted from Pay & Display to pre-booking, a system which is now in its fourth year. Bookings can be made for any date during the season.

On Saturday 23 March the Snowdon Mountain Railway resumed running trains to and from Clogwyn, which is about ¾ of the way up the Llanberis Path, and a mile from the summit.

15 May – Trains will resume running to the summit, and Hafod Eryri, the summit building, will open for the season (weather permitting), until 27 October.

A train approaches the summit

Late September – The railway will only be running a diesel service for the final month of the season after this date, not steam.

Late October – The Sherpa bus timetable will be downgraded to the less frequent winter service.

27 October – Trains will stop running for the season, and Hafod Eryri, the summit building, will close for the winter.

End of October (specific date not announced) – Parking at Pen y Pass will revert to Pay & Display for the winter.


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