There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Rotherham by train or car

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

Recommended option

Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Stockport to Sheffield

$68 - $177

Cheapest option

Train via Chester  •  4 h 55 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 Sheffield

$63 - $137

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Meadowhall

$71 - $103

Drive  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Rotherham 160.3 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct train from Holyhead to Rotherham. However, there are services departing from Holyhead and arriving at Rotherham Central via Crewe, Stockport and Sheffield. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between Holyhead and Rotherham is 136 miles. The road distance is 160.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Rotherham without a car is to train which takes 4 h 15 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 15 min to get from Holyhead to Rotherham, including transfers.

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

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Rotherham is 160 miles. It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to drive from Holyhead to Rotherham.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Rotherham.
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  • Distance: 136.1 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 15 min

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Rotherham via Crewe, Stockport, and Sheffield in around 4 h 15 min.

Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Holyhead to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
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
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $21
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Meadowhall
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $26
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $26
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Stockport to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$16 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Single
$24 - $35
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$9 - $14
Off-Peak Single
$19 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Single
$27 - $40
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 Manchester Piccadilly to Sheffield
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
northernrailway.co.uk

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