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Duration 6h 24m
Distance 302.7 miles
Average price £243
Frequency 11/day

Trip overview

The average train between Essex and Holyhead takes 6h 24m and the fastest train takes 5h 4m. The train service runs several times per day from Essex 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.

Train via Chester

  1. White Notley
  2. London Euston
  3. Chester
  4. Holyhead
6h 26m
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£115 - £379

Essex to Holyhead train times

Trains run every two hours between Essex and Holyhead. The earliest departure is at 06:48 in the morning, and the last departure from Essex is at 22:08 which arrives into Holyhead at 12:05. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 24m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Friday, July 10, 2020

Frequently asked questions

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No, there is no direct train from Essex to Holyhead. However, there are services departing from White Notley and arriving at Holyhead via Moorgate station, London Euston and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 26m.

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The distance between Essex and Holyhead is 243 miles. The road distance is 302.7 miles.

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Essex to Holyhead train services, operated by Greater Anglia, depart from White Notley station.

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Essex to Holyhead train services, operated by Transport for Wales, arrive at Holyhead station.

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There are 591+ hotels available in Holyhead. Prices start at £75 per night.

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