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There are 5 ways to get from Holyhead to Chippenham by train, car or plane

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Train via Crewe  •  5h 50m

  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

$126 - $257

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Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  6h 7m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads

$115 - $204

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Drive  •  4h 23m

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Chippenham 247.1 miles

$50 - $80

Fly Anglesey to Cardiff, train  •  4h 14m

  1. Fly from Anglesey (VLY) to Cardiff (CWL) VLY - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Swindon
  3. Take the train from Swindon to Chippenham

$123 - $250

Train to Chester, fly to Bristol  •  6h 34m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Fly from Chester (CEG) to Bristol (BRS) CEG - BRS

$134 - $276

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Chippenham is to drive which costs £40 - £60 and takes 4h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Chippenham is to fly and train which costs £95 - £200 and takes 4h 14m.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Chippenham. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Chippenham via Crewe, Birmingham New Street and Bristol Temple Meads. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 50m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Chippenham is 167 miles. The road distance is 247.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Chippenham without a car is to train which takes 5h 50m and costs £95 - £200.

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It takes approximately 5h 50m to get from Holyhead to Chippenham, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Chippenham 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 50m.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Chippenham is 247 miles. It takes approximately 4h 23m to drive from Holyhead to Chippenham.

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  • Distance: 166.7 miles
  • Duration: 5h 50m

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Chippenham, Wiltshire, England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Chippenham via Crewe, Birmingham New Street, and Bristol Temple Meads in around 5h 50m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Chester to Bristol
Ave. Duration
45m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$75 - $160
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
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 Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
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
4h 21m
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
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $80
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $65
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $24
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Train from Cardiff Central to Swindon
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Train from Swindon to Chippenham
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$7 - $12
Advanced Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $16

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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 taxi which takes 20m and costs £40 - £50.

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