There are 6 ways to get from Holyhead to Guildford by train, night train, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London Waterloo to Guildford

$169 - $260

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Fly Anglesey to Cardiff, train  •  5 h 56 min

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

$104 - $271

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
  4. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$138 - $251

Train, night train  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Hereford
  2. Take the night train from Hereford to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Guildford

$146 - $276

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Guildford 295.9 miles

$60 - $95

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to London Heathrow (LHR) MAN - LHR

$126 - $377

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Guildford. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Guildford via Shrewsbury, Birmingham New Street and Reading. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 27 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Guildford is 225 miles. The road distance is 295.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Guildford without a car is to train which takes 4 h 55 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Holyhead to Guildford, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Guildford train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, 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 Guildford train services, operated by Great Western Railway, arrive at Guildford station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Guildford is 296 miles. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Holyhead to Guildford.

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Flybe offers flights from Anglesey Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Guildford.
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  • Distance: 224.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 55 min

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Guildford via London Euston, Euston Underground Station, Waterloo Underground Station, and London Waterloo in around 4 h 55 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3 h 41 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
3 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Shrewsbury to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Holyhead to Hereford
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Once daily
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 Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $26
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $26
Night train from Hereford to Reading
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$60 - $120
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $120
Train from Cardiff Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110

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There are 377+ hotels available in Guildford. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Anglesey Airport is to bus which takes 19 min and costs .

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