There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Le Mans by train, car, car ferry, car train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Train  •  9h 2m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord Eil
  3. Take the train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Le Mans Tgv / ...

258€ - 796€

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Drive, car ferry  •  11h 39m

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Newhaven Ferry Port
  2. Take the car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
  3. Drive from Dieppe to Le Mans

108€ - 214€

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Drive, Eurotunnel  •  10h 18m

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Folkestone
  2. Take the Eurotunnel from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
  3. Drive from Calais-Fréthun to Le Mans

269€ - 323€

Fly, train  •  8h 22m

  1. Fly from Anglesey (VLY) to Paris CDG (CDG) VLY - CDG
  2. Take the train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Le Mans

132€ - 318€

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Le Mans is to drive and car ferry which costs £90 - £190 and takes 11h 39m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Le Mans is to fly and train which costs £110 - £280 and takes 8h 22m.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Le Mans. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Le Mans via London St Pancras Eurostar, Gare du Nord and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9h 2m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Le Mans is 681 km.

The best way to get from Holyhead to Le Mans without a car is to train which takes 9h 2m and costs £220 - £700.

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It takes approximately 9h 2m to get from Holyhead to Le Mans, including transfers.

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Holyhead to Le Mans train services, operated by Virgin West Coast Trains, depart from Holyhead station.

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There is no direct flight from Anglesey Airport to Paris CDG Airport. The quickest flight takes 8h 10m and has one stopover.

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Le Mans is 1h ahead of Holyhead. It is currently 2:01 AM in Holyhead and 3:01 AM in Le Mans.

Holyhead to Le Mans train services, operated by TGV inOui, arrive at Le Mans station.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Le Mans.
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  • Distance: 681.2 km
  • Duration: 9h 2m

What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Le Mans, France?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Le Mans via London Euston, London St Pancras Eurostar, Paris Nord, Gare du Nord, Montparnasse-Bienvenue, and Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 in around 9h 2m.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Anglesey to Paris CDG via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
8h 10m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
45€ - 210€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Anglesey to Paris CDG via Cardiff, Cork
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
55€ - 300€
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
110€ - 390€
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
110€ - 150€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
290€ - 390€
Eurostar
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Contact Details
Phone
+44 343 218 6186
Website
eurostar.com
Train from London St Pancras Eurostar to Paris Nord
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
110€ - 350€
Website
Eurostar
Business Premier
310€ - 350€
Standard
110€ - 140€
Standard Premier
160€ - 210€
TGV inOui
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
40€ - 55€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
40€ - 55€
1st Class
40€ - 50€
Train from Aeroport Cdg2 Tgv Roissy to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
50€ - 65€
Website
Oui.SNCF
2nd Class
50€ - 60€
1st Class
50€ - 65€
SNCF

France’s state-owned railway company is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country, with over 14,000 trains operating daily. SNCF runs the country’s extensive rail network, including the high-speed TGV network, regional TER trains and local Intercités. It also operates international routes including Eurostar and Thalys, as well as the low-cost, long-distance Ouigo services that run on limited routes across France. Book up to 3 months in advance for the cheapest fares. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Paris Montparnasse 1 Et 2 to Le Mans
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 55€
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
30€ - 35€
1st Class
48€ - 52€
Eurotunnel
Phone
+44 (0) 8443 35 35 35
Website
eurotunnel.com
Car train from Folkestone to Calais-Fréthun
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
153€
Website
Eurotunnel
Ferry operators
DFDS Seaways
Phone
+45 33 42 30 10
Email
incoming@dfdsseaways.dk​​
Website
dfdsseaways.co.uk
Car ferry from Newhaven Ferry Port to Dieppe
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
13€ - 70€
Website
dfds.co.uk
Reclining seat
23€ - 30€
Reclining Seat
29€
Bed in a 4 berth inside shared cabin
14€
2-bed inside cabin
50€ - 70€

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Aer Lingus and Flybe offer flights from Anglesey Airport to Paris CDG Airport.

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There are 332+ hotels available in Le Mans. Prices start at 54€ per night.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Anglesey Airport is to taxi which takes 20 min and costs £30 - £40.

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