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There are 3 ways to get from Holyhead to Hull by train or car

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Train via Chester  •  5 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull

$82 - $159

2 alternative options

Train  •  6 h 56 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Manchester Oxford Road
  2. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
  3. Take the train from Sheffield to Hull

$90 - $132

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Hull 217 miles

$45 - $70

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Hull is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Hull is to drive which costs £35 - £55 and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Hull. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Hull via Chester and Manchester Piccadilly. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 37 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Hull is 180 miles. The road distance is 217 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Hull without a car is to train which takes 5 h 37 min and costs £60 - £130.

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It takes approximately 5 h 37 min to get from Holyhead to Hull, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Hull train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, depart from Holyhead station.

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Holyhead to Hull train services, operated by TransPennine Express, arrive at Hull station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Hull is 217 miles. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Holyhead to Hull.

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  • Distance: 180 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 37 min

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Hull via Chester and Manchester Piccadilly in around 5 h 37 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
Hourly
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 Chester to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Holyhead to Manchester Oxford Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Chester to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Sheffield to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Hull
Ave. Duration
1 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$16 - $24
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$28 - $40

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