There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent by train or car

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Train via Tamworth  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Tamworth

$91 - $193

Cheapest option

Train  •  4 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Tutbury & Hatton

$56 - $129

2 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent

$98 - $150

Drive  •  2 h 48 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent 152.1 miles

$30 - $50

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Burton-on-Trent via Crewe and Tamworth High Level. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 22 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Burton upon Trent is 130 miles. The road distance is 152.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent without a car is to train which takes 4 h 22 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 22 min to get from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Burton upon Trent train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Holyhead station.

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Holyhead to Burton upon Trent train services, operated by West Midlands, arrive at Tamworth station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Burton upon Trent is 152 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 48 min to drive from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent.

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There are 293+ hotels available in Burton upon Trent. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent.
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  • Distance: 129.6 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 22 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Burton upon Trent, England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Burton upon Trent via Crewe, Tamworth, and Tamworth High Level in around 4 h 22 min.

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
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Crewe to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $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 Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Tutbury & Hatton
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $13
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Single
$26 - $40
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