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There are 5 ways to get from Salisbury to Holyhead by train, car or plane

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Train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to London Waterloo
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$160 - $296

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Train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey  •  6 h 5 min

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

$76 - $191

3 alternative options

Train  •  7 h 17 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Newport (S Wales)
  2. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Holyhead

$128 - $206

Drive  •  5 h

  1. Drive from Salisbury to Holyhead 281.3 miles

$60 - $90

Train to Southampton, fly to Manchester, train  •  7 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Manchester (MAN) SOU - MAN
  3. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$102 - $283

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The cheapest way to get from Salisbury to Holyhead is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5 h.

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The quickest way to get from Salisbury to Holyhead is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5 h.

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No, there is no direct train from Salisbury to Holyhead. However, there are services departing from Salisbury and arriving at Holyhead via Newport (S Wales). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 17 min.

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The distance between Salisbury and Holyhead is 197 miles. The road distance is 281.3 miles.

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The best way to get from Salisbury to Holyhead without a car is to train which takes 6 h 53 min and costs £120 - £230.

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It takes approximately 6 h 53 min to get from Salisbury to Holyhead, including transfers.

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Salisbury to Holyhead train services, operated by Great Western Railway, depart from Salisbury station.

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

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Salisbury to Holyhead train services, operated by Arriva Trains Wales, arrive at Holyhead station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salisbury to Holyhead is 281 miles. It takes approximately 5 h to drive from Salisbury to Holyhead.

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  • Distance: 196.9 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 53 min

What companies run services between Salisbury, England and Holyhead, Wales?

You can take a train from Salisbury to Holyhead via London Waterloo, Waterloo station, Euston station, London Euston, and Chester in around 6 h 53 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Flights from Southampton to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $210
Train operators
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Salisbury to London Waterloo
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $45
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
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 Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
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
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
4 h 34 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$85 - $130
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
First Anytime Day Single
$140 - $210
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
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
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Salisbury to Newport (S Wales)
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
Train from Salisbury to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $28
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$10 - $17
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $28

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Flybe offers flights from Cardiff Airport to Anglesey Airport.

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