There are 4 ways to get from Llandudno to Holyhead by train, bus, taxi 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  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead

$18 - $44

Cheapest option

Line 5 bus, bus  •  2 h 45 min

  1. Take the line 5 bus from Llandudno, Palladium to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) 5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) 4X

$10 - $14

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Llandudno to Holyhead 44.5 miles

$170 - $210

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Llandudno to Holyhead 44.5 miles

$9 - $14

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

Arriva Trains Wales operates a train from Llandudno to Holyhead hourly. Tickets cost $16 - $25 and the journey takes 54 min. Virgin West Coast Trains also services this route every 4 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Llandudno to Holyhead via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) in around 2 h 45 min.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $40
Bus operators
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Llandudno, Palladium to Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) to Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Other operators
Taxi from Llandudno to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$170 - $210
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Llandudno and Holyhead is 53 km. The road distance is 71 km.

The cheapest way to get from Llandudno to Holyhead is to line 5 bus and bus which costs £6 - £11 and takes 2 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Llandudno to Holyhead is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs £120 - £150.

No, there is no direct train from Llandudno to Holyhead. However, there are services departing from Llandudno and arriving at Holyhead via Llandudno Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 41 min.

No, there is no direct bus from Llandudno to Holyhead. However, there are services departing from Llandudno, Palladium and arriving at Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) via Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 45 min.

It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to get from Llandudno to Holyhead, including transfers.