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

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Train  •  2h 45m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
  2. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Shotton

$96 - $149

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4h 2m

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester
  2. Take the bus from Chester, Railway Station to Ruthin, Town Hall X1

Drive  •  1h 19m

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Ruthin 69.9 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Ruthin is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 19m.

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The quickest way to get from Holyhead to Ruthin is to drive which costs £11 - £17 and takes 1h 19m.

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The distance between Holyhead and Ruthin is 57 miles. The road distance is 69.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Holyhead to Ruthin without a car is to train which takes 2h 45m and costs £70 - £120.

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It takes approximately 2h 45m to get from Holyhead to Ruthin, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Holyhead to Ruthin is 70 miles. It takes approximately 1h 19m to drive from Holyhead to Ruthin.

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There are 431+ hotels available in Ruthin. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Holyhead to Ruthin.
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  • Distance: 56.9 miles
  • Duration: 2h 45m

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

You can take a train from Holyhead to Ruthin via Llandudno Junction and Shotton in around 2h 45m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Llandudno Junction to Shotton
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $22
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $22
First Anytime Day Single
$23 - $35
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
43m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $45
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
H & H Coaches
Phone
01745 730700
Email
info@mandhcoaches.co.uk
Website
mandhcoaches.co.uk
Bus from Chester, Railway Station to Ruthin, Town Hall
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
5 times a week
Schedules at
mandhcoaches.co.uk

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