Conwy

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Conwy
Location Map ( geo)
Conwy Castle - Geograph - 822134.jpg
Conwy Castle
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County
Caernarfonshire
Highway Authority
Conwy
Forward Destination on
A55 • A470
Next Primary Destinations
Bangor • Betws-y-Coed • Llandudno • Queensferry
Places related to the A55
Abergele • Bangor (Caernarfonshire) • Chester • Flint • Holyhead • Prestatyn • Queensferry • Rhyl • St Asaph
Places related to the A470
Betws-y-Coed • Blaenau Ffestiniog • Brecon • Builth Wells • Cardiff • Dolgellau • Llandudno • Llangurig • Merthyr Tydfil • Pontypridd • Rhayader
This article is about the town.
For the larger Highway Authority, see Conwy Council
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Conwy (also known until 1970 by the anglicised name Conway) is a walled town with a castle facing Deganwy over the Conwy Estuary.

The A55 passed through the town until 1991 when the Conwy Tunnel was opened by the Queen.

Routes

Route To Notes

A55

Bangor Bypasses the town to the north
(the tunnel under the River Conwy is a secret motorway)

A55

Chester Bypasses the town to the north

A470

Betws-y-Coed

A470

Llandudno

A547

Bangor Old road through the town using the Conwy Bridge
(carries traffic prohibited from using the A55)

A547

Chester Old road through the town using the Conwy Bridge

B5106

Trefriw
Sychnant Historic postal route to Penmaenmawr via Sychnant Pass,
now replaced by the A55




Conwy
JunctionsConwy Morfa Interchange • Llandudno Junction Interchange
CrossingsConwy Tunnel • Pont Conwy
RoadsA5110 • A544 (Betws-y-Coed - Llandudno) • A546 • A547 • A55 • B4407 (Ffestiniog - Conwy) • B5106 • E22 • Ffordd Gogledd Cymru • T19 (Britain) • T85 (Britain)
MiscellaneousA55/History • A55/Route
Related Pictures
View gallery (17)
A547-conwy-br1.jpgA55 eastbound from junction 17 (Conwy) - Geograph - 1724517.jpgEast bound entrance to Conwy Tunnel A55 - Geograph - 1470231.jpgPont Conwy - Geograph - 1770539.jpgWelcome to Conwy, A547 Bangor Road - Geograph - 1672750.jpg
Places in Wales
Major destinationsBridgend Pen-y-bont ar Ogwr • Cardiff Caerdydd • Cwmbrân • Llanelli • Merthyr Tydfil Merthyr Tudful • Neath Castell-nedd • Newport Casnewydd • Port Talbot • Swansea Abertawe • Wrexham Wrecsam
Other primary destinationsAbergavenny Y Fenni • Aberystwyth • Bala Y Bala • Bangor • Betws-y-Coed • Brecon Aberhonddu • Builth Wells Llanfair-ym-Muallt • Caernarfon • Cardigan Aberteifi • Carmarthen Caerfyrddin • Chepstow Cas-gwent • Conwy • Dolgellau • Fishguard Abergwaun • Haverfordwest Hwlffordd • Holyhead Caergybi • Llandeilo • Llandovery Llanymddyfri • Llandrindod Wells Llandrindod • Llandudno • Llangollen • Llangurig • Machynlleth • Milford Haven Aberdaugleddau • Mold Yr Wyddgrug • Monmouth Trefynwy • Newtown Y Drenewydd • Pembroke Dock Doc Penfro • Porthmadog • Queensferry • Rhayader Rhaeadr Gwy • Ruthin Rhuthun • St Clears Sanclêr • Tenby Dinbych-y-pysgod • Welshpool Y Trallwng
Other placesAberaeron • Abergele • Barry Y Barri • Beaumaris • Caerphilly Caerffili • Cardiff-Wales Airport Maes Awyr Caerdydd-Cymru • Denbigh Dinbych • Ebbw Vale Glen Ebwy • Flint Y Fflint • Harlech • Hirwaun • Lampeter Llanbedr Pont Steffan • Llangefni • Pontypool Pont-y-pŵl • Pontypridd • Prestatyn • Presteigne Llanandras • Pwllheli • Rhyl Y Rhyl • St Asaph Llanelwy • St Davids Tyddewi • Treherbert • Treorchy Treorci • Y Felinheli