There are 7 ways to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead by bus, train, car or plane

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

Bus, train  •  5 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Central Railway Station 99
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Holyhead

$129 - $199

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

$39 - $53

5 alternative options

Bus, train via Chester  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the bus from Airport Bus Station to Central Railway Station 99
  2. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$114 - $209

Train  •  7 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Kidsgrove
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead

$94 - $174

Drive  •  4 h 15 min

  1. Drive from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead 249.5 miles

$50 - $80

Bus to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  7 h 44 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$123 - $371

Bus, train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey  •  6 h 49 min

  1. Take the bus from London Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
  3. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY

$117 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead is to bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 11 h 28 min.

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The quickest way to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead is to drive which costs £40 - £65 and takes 4 h 15 min.

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The distance between London Luton Airport (LTN) and Holyhead is 205 miles. The road distance is 249.5 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 12 min to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) station to Holyhead station. However, there are services departing from Airport Bus Station and arriving at Holyhead, Railway Station (Holyhead Railway Station) via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 28 min.

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The nearest airport to Holyhead is Anglesey (VLY) Airport which is 5.7 miles away. Other nearby airports include Dublin (DUB) (67.3 miles), Liverpool (LPL) (73.8 miles), Manchester (MAN) (97.9 miles) and Birmingham (BHX) (135.3 miles).

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Map of how to get from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead.
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  • Distance: 205.2 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 12 min

What companies run services between London Luton Airport (LTN), England and Holyhead, Wales?

You can take a train from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead via Central Railway Station, Milton Keynes Central, Kidsgrove, Kidsgrove Town Centre, Tesco Store, Crewe, Railway Station, and Crewe in around 7 h 34 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Luton Airport (LTN) to Holyhead via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Bangor, Gwynedd, and Bangor, Bus Station (Bangor Bus Station) in around 11 h 28 min.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$120 - $190
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $190
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $120
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$19 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $30
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
West Midlands
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Bedford
Phone
+44 1234 220030
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Central Railway Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$16 - $21
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Heathrow Airport T2 & T3
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Luton Airport to London Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
nationalexpress.com
Green Line (operated by Arriva)
Phone
0344 801 7261
Email
greenline.customerservices@googlemail.com
Website
greenline.co.uk
Bus from Airport Bus Station to Baker Street Station
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11
Schedules at
Green Line
Book at
Green Line (Arriva)

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