Duration 6h 1m
Distance 232.9 miles
Average price £95
Frequency 2/day

Trip overview

The average train between Holyhead and Middlesbrough takes 6h 1m and the fastest train takes 5h 27m. The train service runs several times per day from Holyhead to Middlesbrough. 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. Holyhead
  2. Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Middlesbrough
5h 55m
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£74 - £112

Holyhead to Middlesbrough train times

Trains run twice daily between Holyhead and Middlesbrough. The earliest departure is at 05:11 in the morning, and the last departure from Holyhead is at 13:07 which arrives into Middlesbrough at 18:34. All services require a transfer at Manchester Piccadilly and take an average of 6h 1m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Middlesbrough. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Middlesbrough via Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Middlesbrough is 165 miles. The road distance is 232.9 miles.

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Holyhead to Middlesbrough train services, operated by Transport for Wales, depart from Holyhead station.

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Holyhead to Middlesbrough train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Middlesbrough station.

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