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There are 9 ways to get from France to Holyhead by train, bus, car, car ferry, car train or plane

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Train  •  8h 4m

  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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Bus, train  •  20h 1m

  1. Take the bus from Paris City Centre - Bercy to London
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead

$97 - $143

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Train via Chester  •  8h 31m

  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

$207 - $492

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 57m

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

$110 - $228

Drive, Eurotunnel  •  9h 8m

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

$283 - $335

Fly Paris CDG to Anglesey  •  8h 55m

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

$132 - $397

Fly Paris CDG to Manchester, train  •  8h 41m

  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

$107 - $337

Fly Paris CDG to Birmingham, train  •  8h 55m

  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 Chester to Holyhead

$122 - $398

Fly Lyon to Manchester, train  •  9h 8m

  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

$108 - $314

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from France to Holyhead is to bus and train which costs 80€ - 130€ and takes 20h 1m.

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The quickest way to get from France to Holyhead is to train which costs 190€ - 420€ and takes 8h 4m.

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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 8h 4m and costs 190€ - 420€.

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It takes approximately 8h 4m to get from France to Holyhead, including transfers.

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The best way to get from France to Holyhead is to train which takes 8h 4m and costs 190€ - 420€. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs 110€ - 350€ and takes 8h 55m.

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There is no direct flight from Paris CDG Airport to Anglesey Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 55m and has one stopover.

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Holyhead is 1h behind France. It is currently 6:39 AM in France and 5:39 AM in Holyhead.

Flybe offers flights from Paris CDG Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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There are 354+ hotels available in Holyhead. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from France to Holyhead.
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  • Distance: 549.1 miles
  • Duration: 8h 4m

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 8h 4m. Alternatively, Flybe flies from Paris to Holyhead 4 times a week.

Airlines
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Rennes
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$60 - $380
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $370
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
3h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$90 - $380
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Anglesey via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$70 - $320
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $390
Flights from Paris CDG to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $360
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $550
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$120 - $490
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 22m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $470
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $1,000
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Munich
Ave. Duration
4h 50m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $650
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $380
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$100 - $240
Brussels Airlines
Website
brusselsairlines.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $5,000
Flights from Lyon to Manchester via Brussels
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $430
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Paris CDG to Manchester via Dublin
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Jet2.com
Website
jet2.com
Flights from Lyon to Manchester
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$55 - $300
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
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
1h 59m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Birmingham International to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Calais-Fréthun to Folkestone
Ave. Duration
25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$171
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 City Centre - Bercy to London
Ave. Duration
9h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Ouibus
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
National Express
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
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $80
Book at
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
$26 - $35
Reclining Seat
$33
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
$15
2-bed inside cabin
$55 - $80

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The best way to get from France to Paris CDG Airport is to train which takes 40m and costs 10€.

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