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There are 5 ways to get from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station by train, bus, night bus, car ferry or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Lancaster

$98 - $174

Cheapest option

Bus, night bus  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place National Express
  2. Take the night bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Preston, Lancashire National Express

$62 - $112

3 alternative options

Train via Llandudno Junction  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Lancaster

$98 - $165

Car ferry  •  11 h 40 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Douglas, Isle of Man
  3. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Heysham

$71 - $172

Drive  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station 166.5 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station is to drive which costs £27 - £40 and takes 2 h 50 min.

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No, there is no direct ferry from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Heysham via Dublin and Douglas, Isle of Man. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 40 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Heysham Port Station is 87 miles. The road distance is 166.5 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station without a car is to train which takes 4 h 25 min and costs £75 - £140.

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It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Heysham Port Station is 166 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 50 min to drive from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station.

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There are 535+ hotels available in Heysham Port Station. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station.
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  • Distance: 86.9 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 25 min

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Heysham Port Station, England?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Heysham Port Station via Chester, Warrington Bank Quay, and Lancaster in around 4 h 25 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Llandudno Junction to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Night bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Preston, Lancashire
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Single offer
$34
Standard fare
$62
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Heysham
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com

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