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There are 6 ways to get from London Victoria to Holyhead by train, bus, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  4h 44m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead

$153 - $243

Cheapest option

Bus  •  11h 15m

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd National Express

$39 - $68

4 alternative options

Train Arriva Trains Wales  •  8h 6m

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Smethwick Galton Bridge
  2. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge to Holyhead

$113 - $168

Drive  •  4h 47m

  1. Drive from London Victoria to Holyhead 277 miles

$55 - $90

Train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY

$153 - $309

Fly London Heathrow to Manchester, train  •  7h 10m

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Manchester (MAN) LHR - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$144 - $409

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The cheapest way to get from London Victoria to Holyhead is to bus which costs £29 - £55 and takes 11h 15m.

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The quickest way to get from London Victoria to Holyhead is to train which costs £110 - £190 and takes 4h 44m.

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The distance between London Victoria and Holyhead is 228 miles. The road distance is 277 miles.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Holyhead without a car is to train which takes 4h 44m and costs £110 - £190.

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It takes approximately 4h 44m to get from London Victoria to Holyhead, including transfers.

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The best way to get from London Victoria to Holyhead is to train which takes 4h 44m and costs £110 - £190. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs £29 - £55 and takes 11h 15m.

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The quickest flight from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport is the direct flight which takes 50m.

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Yes, the driving distance between London Victoria to Holyhead is 277 miles. It takes approximately 4h 47m to drive from London Victoria to Holyhead.

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Flybe offers flights from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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There are 354+ hotels available in Holyhead. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from London Victoria to Holyhead.
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  • Distance: 228.1 miles
  • Duration: 4h 44m

What companies run services between London Victoria, England and Holyhead, Wales?

Virgin West Coast Trains operates a train from London Victoria to Holyhead 4 times a day. Tickets cost $150 - $240 and the journey takes 3h 38m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from London Victoria to Holyhead via London Victoria Coach Station, Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth, Bangor, Gwynedd, and Bangor (Gwynedd) in around 11h 15m.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 38m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Smethwick Galton Bridge to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1h 43m
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
Bus operators
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
6h 10m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
National Express

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