Duration 6h 11m
Distance 320.1 miles
Average price £210
Frequency 12/day

Trip overview

The average train between Portsmouth and Holyhead (Station) takes 6h 11m and the fastest train takes 5h 26m. There is a train service every few hours from Portsmouth 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. Portsmouth & Southsea
  2. London Euston
  3. Chester
  4. Holyhead (Station)
6h 53m
Bookable on Rome2rio
£128 - £408

Portsmouth to Holyhead (Station) train times

Trains run every two hours between Portsmouth and Holyhead (Station). The earliest departure is at 05:24 in the morning, and the last departure from Portsmouth is at 16:20 which arrives into Holyhead (Station) at 22:23. All services require a transfer, and take on average 6h 11m. The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Departing Saturday, October 19, 2019

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No, there is no direct train from Portsmouth to Holyhead (Station). However, there are services departing from Portsmouth & Southsea and arriving at Holyhead via Waterloo station, London Euston and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 53m.

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The distance between Portsmouth and Holyhead (Station) is 231 miles. The road distance is 320.1 miles.

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Portsmouth to Holyhead (Station) train services, operated by South Western Railway, depart from Portsmouth & Southsea station.

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

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