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There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Bath by train, car or plane

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Train via Crewe  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads

$119 - $249

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Fly, train  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from Anglesey (VLY) to Cardiff (CWL) VLY - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bath Spa

$54 - $154

2 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  6 h

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bath Spa

$108 - $170

Drive  •  4 h 31 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Bath 260 miles

$55 - $85

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Bath is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Bath is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 31 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Bath. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Bath Spa via Crewe, Birmingham New Street and Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Bath is 165 miles. The road distance is 260 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Bath without a car is to train which takes 5 h 37 min and costs £90 - £200.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Holyhead to Bath, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Bath train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Holyhead station.

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The quickest flight from Anglesey Airport to Cardiff Airport is the direct flight which takes 50 min.

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Holyhead to Bath train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Bristol Temple Meads station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Bath is 260 miles. It takes approximately 4 h 31 min to drive from Holyhead to Bath.

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  • Distance: 165.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Bath, England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Bath via Crewe, Birmingham New Street, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 5 h 37 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 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 Holyhead to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
First Anytime Day Single
$140 - $210
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$26 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $20
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Cardiff Central to Bath Spa
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$26 - $50
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$26 - $50

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Flybe offers flights from Anglesey Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Anglesey Airport is to bus which takes 22 min and costs £2 - £4.

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