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There are 8 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead by plane, train, car ferry, bus 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

Fly Southend to Manchester, train  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Manchester (MAN) SEN - MAN
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead

$115 - $420

Cheapest option

Fly Southend to Dublin, car ferry  •  7 h 12 min

  1. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Dublin (DUB) SEN - DUB
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead

$79 - $295

6 alternative options

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey  •  6 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Paddington to Cardiff Central
  3. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Anglesey (VLY) CWL - VLY

$171 - $334

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  8 h 17 min

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

$160 - $431

Train  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Holyhead

$171 - $268

Train via Chester  •  6 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead

$150 - $279

Bus, train  •  10 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station X30
  2. Take the train from Stansted Airport to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead

$140 - $270

Drive  •  5 h 15 min

  1. Drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead 309.2 miles

$65 - $100

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The quickest way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead is to drive which costs £50 - £75 and takes 5 h 15 min.

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The distance between Southend Airport (SEN) and Holyhead is 256 miles. The road distance is 309.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead without a car is to train which takes 6 h 5 min and costs £130 - £210.

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead is 309 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 15 min to drive from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead.

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Flybe offers flights from Southend Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 336+ hotels available in Holyhead. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead.
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  • Distance: 256.1 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

What companies run services between Southend Airport (SEN), England and Holyhead, Wales?

You can take a train from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead via London Liverpool Street, Liverpool Street Station, Euston Station, and London Euston in around 6 h 5 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 Southend to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $310
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from London Euston to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$150 - $240
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$95 - $140
Anytime Day Single
$150 - $240
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 36 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
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 Birmingham New Street to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
3 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
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 - $65
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $140
CrossCountry
Bus operators
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
firstgroup.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155

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