There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to London by train, car or plane

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Train  •  3h 42m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston

£95 - £340

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Train, fly  •  6h 1m

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

£99 - £408

2 alternative options

Train via Birmingham  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Smethwick Galton Bridge
  3. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to London Euston

£106 - £157

Drive  •  4h 44m

  1. Drive from Holyhead to London Paddington 265 miles

£45 - £70

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to London is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 4h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to London is to train which costs £95 - £340 and takes 3h 42m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Holyhead and arriving at London Euston. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3h 42m.

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The distance between Holyhead and London is 228 miles. The road distance is 265 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to London without a car is to train which takes 3h 42m and costs £95 - £340.

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The train from Holyhead to London Euston takes 3h 42m including transfers and departs five times a day.

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Holyhead to London train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, depart from Holyhead station.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to London Heathrow Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Holyhead to London train services, operated by Avanti West Coast, arrive at London Euston station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to London is 265 miles. It takes approximately 4h 44m to drive from Holyhead to London.

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  • Distance: 228.2 miles
  • Duration: 3h 42m

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

Avanti West Coast operates a train from Holyhead to London Euston 5 times a day. Tickets cost £95 - £340 and the journey takes 3h 42m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £320
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£95 - £340
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£95 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £340
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£40 - £140
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£60 - £85
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Shrewsbury to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £23
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
tfw.wales
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Shrewsbury to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£11 - £17
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£11 - £17
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to London Euston
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£35 - £50
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single
£21 - £30
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £50

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