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There are 7 ways to get from Holyhead to Guildford by train, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4h 57m

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

$167 - $257

Cheapest option

Train to Manchester, fly to Southampton, train  •  7h 8m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Southampton (SOU) MAN - SOU
  3. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking

$114 - $286

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Train via Birmingham New Street  •  7h 37m

  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

$131 - $255

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  8h 32m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Hereford
  2. Take the train from Hereford to Reading

$141 - $234

Drive  •  5h

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Guildford 295.9 miles

$60 - $95

Fly Anglesey to Cardiff, train  •  5h 15m

  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

$148 - $324

Train to Manchester, fly to London Heathrow  •  7h 6m

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

$126 - $375

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Guildford is to drive which costs £45 - £75 and takes 5h.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Guildford is to train which costs £120 - £200 and takes 4h 57m.

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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 7h 37m.

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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 4h 57m and costs £120 - £200.

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It takes approximately 4h 57m 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 50m.

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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 5h to drive from Holyhead to Guildford.

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  • Distance: 224.7 miles
  • Duration: 4h 57m

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Guildford via London Euston, Euston station, Waterloo station, and London Waterloo in around 4h 57m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
50m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$50 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 41m
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
56m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
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
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from London Waterloo to Guildford
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Woking
Ave. Duration
41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $28
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
3h 6m
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
57m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Holyhead to Hereford
Ave. Duration
3h 27m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
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
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$50 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
27m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Reading to Guildford
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $25
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $16
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $25
Train from Hereford to Reading
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Cardiff Central to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
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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Flybe offers flights from Anglesey Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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There are 405+ hotels available in Guildford. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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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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