There are 4 ways to get from Holyhead to Ruthin by train, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Flint

$89 - $149

Cheapest option

Train, line 51 bus  •  3 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Rhyl
  2. Take the line 51 bus from Rhyl, Bus Station (Rhyl Bus Station) to Denbigh, Lenten Pool 51 / ...

$28 - $64

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Holyhead to Wrexham General
  2. Take the bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Ruthin, Pen-y-maes X51

$43 - $64

Drive  •  1 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Holyhead to Ruthin 69.9 miles

$15 - $22

Questions & Answers

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 1 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 1 h 59 min 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 1 h 19 min to drive from Holyhead to Ruthin.

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There are 411+ hotels available in Ruthin. Prices start at $87 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: 1 h 59 min

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Holyhead to Ruthin hourly. Tickets cost $29 - $45 and the journey takes 1 h 36 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route 3 times a day.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Holyhead to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Train from Holyhead to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
First Anytime Day Single
$60 - $90
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Flint
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Train from Holyhead to Rhyl
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Rhyl, Bus Station (Rhyl Bus Station) to Denbigh, Lenten Pool
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Ruthin, Pen-y-maes
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk

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