There are 3 ways to get from Holyhead to Liverpool by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level

$40 - $94

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Gwynedd to LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station National Express

$15 - $21

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Liverpool 94.3 miles

$20 - $30

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Liverpool is to bus which costs £11 - £16 and takes 5 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Liverpool is to drive which takes 1 h 44 min and costs £15 - £22.

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The distance between Holyhead and Liverpool is 110 km. The road distance is 151 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 28 min to get from Holyhead to Liverpool, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Holyhead to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) and arriving at LIVERPOOL, Liverpool One Bus Station via Bangor, Gwynedd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 25 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Liverpool. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Liverpool Lime Street Low Level via Chester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 28 min.

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Liverpool via Chester in around 2 h 28 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Holyhead to Liverpool via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) and Bangor, Gwynedd in around 5 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 33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
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 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Liverpool Lime Street Low Level
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express

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