Duration 4h 47m
Distance 102.7 miles
Average price £75
Frequency 7/day

Trip overview

The average train between Aberystwyth and Holyhead (Station) takes 4h 47m and the fastest train takes 4h 34m. The train service runs several times per day from Aberystwyth to Holyhead (Station). The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays; use the search form on this page to search for a specific travel date.


  1. Aberystwyth
  2. Shrewsbury
  3. Holyhead (Station)
5h 33m
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£60 - £97

Aberystwyth to Holyhead (Station) train times

Trains run every four hours between Aberystwyth and Holyhead (Station). The earliest departure is at 07:30 in the morning, and the last departure from Aberystwyth is at 19:30 which arrives into Holyhead (Station) at 00:43. All services require a transfer at Shrewsbury and take an average of 4h 47m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Aberystwyth to Holyhead (Station). However, there are services departing from Aberystwyth and arriving at Holyhead via Shrewsbury. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 33m.

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The distance between Aberystwyth and Holyhead (Station) is 66 miles. The road distance is 102.7 miles.

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Aberystwyth to Holyhead (Station) train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Aberystwyth station.

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Aberystwyth to Holyhead (Station) train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Holyhead station.

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You can take a train from Aberystwyth to Holyhead (Station) via Shrewsbury in around 5h 33m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£25 - £40

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