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

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Train via Crewe  •  7h 20m

  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 Exeter St Davids

£137 - £501

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Fly, train  •  7h 43m

  1. Fly from Anglesey (VLY) to Cardiff (CWL) VLY - CWL
  2. Take the train from Barry to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  4. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
  5. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Yeoford

£112 - £403

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Train  •  8h 53m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids

£150 - £254

Train #2  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
  3. Take the train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids

£153 - £339

Drive  •  5h 38m

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Devon 304.5 miles

£50 - £75

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Devon is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5h 38m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Devon is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5h 38m.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Devon. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Yeoford via Crewe, Birmingham New Street and Exeter St Davids. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 20m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Devon is 182 miles. The road distance is 304.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Devon without a car is to train via Crewe which takes 7h 20m and costs £130 - £500.

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It takes approximately 7h 20m to get from Holyhead to Devon, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Devon train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, 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 Devon train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Devon is 304 miles. It takes approximately 5h 38m to drive from Holyhead to Devon.

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  • Distance: 181.9 miles
  • Duration: 7h 20m

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Devon via Crewe, Birmingham New Street, and Exeter St Davids in around 7h 20m.

Airlines
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Anglesey to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
£50 - £120
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£19 - £70
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£19 - £26
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£50 - £70
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£29 - £45
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Holyhead to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£100 - £150
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Barry to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£11 - £16
Website
tfw.wales
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£16 - £22
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£9 - £13
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £22
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£35 - £45
Anytime Day 1st Class
£85 - £130
Train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £220
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£75 - £95
Anytime Day 1st Class
£150 - £220
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£26 - £32
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£29 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£29 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£75 - £110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £140
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£40 - £95
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£40 - £55
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £95
Train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£30 - £70
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£50 - £70
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£13 - £16
Anytime Day 1st Class
£22 - £29
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £35
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£15 - £19
Anytime Day 1st Class
£26 - £35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£28 - £65
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£28 - £35
Anytime Day 1st Class
£45 - £65
Train from Exeter St Davids to Yeoford
Ave. Duration
19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£6 - £14
Website
gwr.com
Anytime Day
£6 - £8
Anytime Day 1st Class
£10 - £14

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Eastern Airways offers flights from Anglesey Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 388+ hotels available in Devon. Prices start at £75 per night.

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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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