There are 12 ways to get from France to Holyhead by train, bus, night train, car, car ferry, car train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  8 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead

$227 - $482

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Fly Paris CDG to Anglesey  •  8 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Anglesey (VLY) CDG - VLY

$84 - $336

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Train via Chester  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Paris Nord Eurostar to London St. Pancras International Est
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$206 - $497

Bus, train, night train  •  17 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to London
  2. Take the train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
  3. Take the night train from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead

$157 - $239

Drive, carferry  •  10 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Dieppe
  2. Take the carferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
  3. Drive from Newhaven Ferry Port to Holyhead

$111 - $228

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Paris to Calais
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Calais to Folkestone
  3. Drive from Folkestone to Holyhead

$287 - $340

Fly Paris CDG to Manchester, train  •  8 h 36 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Manchester (MAN) CDG - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$108 - $342

Fly Lyon to Manchester, train  •  9 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Manchester (MAN) LYS - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$109 - $319

Fly Paris CDG to Liverpool, train  •  8 h 33 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Liverpool (LPL) CDG - LPL
  2. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$106 - $479

Fly Nice to Liverpool, train  •  8 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Nice (NCE) to Liverpool (LPL) NCE - LPL
  2. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$116 - $814

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Birmingham (BHX) CDG - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead

$121 - $392

Fly Paris CDG to Cardiff, train  •  10 h 32 min

  1. Fly from Paris CDG (CDG) to Cardiff (CWL) CDG - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Holyhead

$169 - $399

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from France to Holyhead. However, there are services departing from Saint-Michel-Notre-Dame and arriving at Holyhead via Paris Nord Eurostar, London Euston and Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 25 min.

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The distance between France and Holyhead is 879 km.

The best way to get from France to Holyhead without a car is to train which takes 8 h 2 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 8 h 2 min to get from France to Holyhead, including transfers.

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France to Holyhead train services, operated by Eurostar, depart from Paris Nord Eurostar station.

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The best way to get from France to Holyhead is to train which takes 8 h 2 min and costs . Alternatively, you can fly, which costs and takes 8 h 10 min.

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Anglesey Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Holyhead is 1 h behind France. It is currently 11:22 AM in France and 10:22 AM in Holyhead.

France to Holyhead train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Holyhead station.

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Flybe offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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Map of how to get from France to Holyhead.
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  • Distance: 549.1 miles
  • Duration: 8 h 2 min

What companies run services between France and Holyhead, Wales?

You can take a train from Paris to Holyhead via Gare du Nord, Paris Nord Eurostar, London St. Pancras International, and London Euston in around 8 h 2 min. Alternatively, Flybe flies from Paris to Holyhead 5 times a week.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Anglesey via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Southampton
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Alitalia
Website
alitalia.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Nice to Liverpool via Rome
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $800
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $330
Flights from Paris CDG to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Flights from Paris CDG to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $550
Flights from Nice to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Nice to Liverpool via Bordeaux
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Nice to Liverpool via Geneva
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Nice to Liverpool via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Nice to Liverpool via Berlin Schoenefeld
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $490
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $2,300
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 18 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Eurowings
Website
eurowings.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $470
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Dusseldorf
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$120 - $700
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Amsterdam
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Train operators
Eurostar
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Train from Birmingham International to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Night train from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $95
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $150
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Cardiff Central to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
First Anytime Day Single
$150 - $220
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Snow Hill
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$173
Website
eurotunnel.com
Bus operators
Ouibus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers comfortable, eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 11 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Paris Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Dieppe to Newhaven Ferry Port
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$15 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$16
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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There are 336+ hotels available in Holyhead. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40 min and costs .

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