There are 7 ways to get from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station by train, car or plane

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Train CrossCountry  •  7 h 3 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 Exeter St Davids

$139 - $279

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Fly Anglesey to Cardiff, train  •  6 h 4 min

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

$95 - $241

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Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  8 h 23 min

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

$157 - $261

Train Arriva Trains Wales #2  •  8 h 35 min

  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

$158 - $276

Drive  •  5 h 23 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station 318.1 miles

$65 - $100

Train to Manchester, fly to Exeter  •  6 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Exeter (EXT) MAN - EXT

$105 - $295

Train to Chester, fly to Bristol, train  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Fly from Chester (CEG) to Bristol (BRS) CEG - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids

$162 - $330

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Exeter St Davids via Crewe and Birmingham New Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 3 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Exeter Coach Station is 186 miles. The road distance is 318.1 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station without a car is to train which takes 7 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 3 min to get from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Holyhead station.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station train services, operated by CrossCountry, arrive at Exeter St Davids station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station is 318 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 23 min to drive from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station.

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Flybe offers flights from Manchester Airport to Exeter Airport.

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There are 664+ hotels available in Exeter Coach Station. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station.
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  • Distance: 185.6 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 3 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Exeter Coach Station, England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Exeter Coach Station via Crewe, Birmingham New Street, and Exeter St Davids in around 7 h 3 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $290
Flights from Anglesey to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Germania
Website
flygermania.com
Flights from Chester to Bristol
Ave. Duration
45 min
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
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 Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
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 Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
First Anytime Day Single
$150 - $220
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
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
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$75 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$70 - $110
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $70
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $55
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Cardiff Central to Taunton
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $85
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Advanced Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $85
Train from Taunton to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $30
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$11 - $18
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $30
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75

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