Duration 4h 37m
Distance 225.1 miles
Average price £130
Frequency 17/day

Trip overview

The average train between Carlisle and Holyhead (Station) takes 4h 37m and the fastest train takes 3h 33m. There is a train service every few hours from Carlisle 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.

Train via Warrington

  1. Carlisle
  2. Chester
  3. Holyhead (Station)
4h 38m
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£75 - £271

Carlisle to Holyhead (Station) train times

Trains run hourly between Carlisle and Holyhead (Station). The earliest departure is at 05:43 in the morning, and the last departure from Carlisle is at 21:25 which arrives into Holyhead (Station) at 08:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 4h 37m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Tuesday, October 15, 2019

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Want to know about travelling from Carlisle to Holyhead (Station)? We have put together a list of the most frequently asked questions from our users such as: What is the cheapest mode of transport?, What is the quickest option?, How much do tickets usually cost? and many more.

No, there is no direct train from Carlisle to Holyhead (Station). However, there are services departing from Carlisle and arriving at Holyhead via Warrington Bank Quay and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 38m.

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The distance between Carlisle and Holyhead (Station) is 130 miles. The road distance is 225.1 miles.

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Carlisle to Holyhead (Station) train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Carlisle station.

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

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You can take a train from Carlisle to Holyhead (Station) via Warrington Bank Quay and Chester in around 4h 38m.
Train operators
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Estimated price
£40 - £160

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