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

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Train  •  8 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Pembroke

$140 - $235

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Bus  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) X4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T2
  3. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Withybush, Hospital (Withybush Hospital) T5

$46 - $54

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 58 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Pembroke 176.8 miles

$35 - $55

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Pembroke is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Pembroke is to drive which costs £28 - £45 and takes 3 h 58 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Pembroke is 114 miles. The road distance is 176.8 miles.

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It takes approximately 8 h 31 min to get from Holyhead to Pembroke, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Holyhead station to Pembroke. However, there are services departing from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) and arriving at Pembroke, Somerfield (Pembroke Somerfield) via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) and Haverfordwest, Picton Place (Pembrokeshire County Hall). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 10 h 49 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Pembroke. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Pembroke via Swansea. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8 h 31 min.

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What companies run services between Holyhead, Wales and Pembroke, Wales?

You can take a train from Holyhead to Pembroke via Swansea in around 8 h 31 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Holyhead to Pembroke via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station), and Haverfordwest, Picton Place (Pembrokeshire County Hall) in around 10 h 49 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Swansea
Ave. Duration
5 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
First Anytime Day Single
$180 - $270
Train from Swansea to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
1 h 57 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Swansea to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$35 - $70
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $70
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Withybush, Hospital (Withybush Hospital)
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk

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