There are 3 ways to get from Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA) by train or car

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 41 min

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

$58 - $139

2 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Derby

$107 - $161

Drive  •  3 h

  1. Drive from Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA) 166.6 miles

$35 - $55

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The distance between Holyhead and East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 142 miles. The road distance is 166.6 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA) without a car is to train which takes 4 h 41 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 41 min to get from Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA), including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA) is 167 miles. It takes approximately 3 h to drive from Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA).

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There are 405+ hotels available in East Midlands Airport (EMA). Prices start at $58 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA).
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  • Distance: 141.8 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 41 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and East Midlands Airport (EMA), England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to East Midlands Airport (EMA) via Crewe, Derby, and Derby, Railway Station (Rail Station) in around 4 h 41 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
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 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $160
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $17
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50

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