Duration 5h 27m
Distance 169.9 miles
Average price £95
Frequency 6/day

Trip overview

The average train between Doncaster and Holyhead takes 5h 27m and the fastest train takes 4h 3m. The train service runs several times per day from Doncaster to Holyhead. 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. Doncaster
  2. Stockport
  3. Crewe
  4. Holyhead
4h 51m
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£66 - £264

Doncaster to Holyhead train times

Trains run every four hours between Doncaster and Holyhead. The service departs Doncaster at 21:44 at night, which arrives into Holyhead at 08:19. All services require a transfer, and take on average 5h 27m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Doncaster to Holyhead. However, there are services departing from Doncaster and arriving at Holyhead via Stockport and Crewe. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 51m.

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The distance between Doncaster and Holyhead is 146 miles. The road distance is 169.9 miles.

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Doncaster to Holyhead train services, operated by TransPennine Express, depart from Doncaster station.

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Doncaster to Holyhead train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at Holyhead station.

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