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There are 7 ways to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead by train, bus, car, plane or car ferry

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  •  6h 5m

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

$171 - $268

Cheapest option

Fly Southend to Dublin, car ferry  •  7h 10m

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

$79 - $295

5 alternative options

Train via Chester  •  6h 9m

  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  •  10h 35m

  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 Shrewsbury
  4. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead

$140 - $235

Drive  •  5h 15m

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

$65 - $100

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Anglesey  •  6h 46m

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

$169 - $333

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Manchester, train  •  8h 12m

  1. Take the train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
  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

$160 - $433

Questions & Answers

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

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

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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 6h 5m and costs £130 - £210.

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It takes approximately 6h 5m to get from Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Southend Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Ryanair and Flybe offer flights from Southend Airport to Dublin 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 Southend Airport (SEN) to Holyhead.
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  • Distance: 256.1 miles
  • Duration: 6h 5m

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 6h 5m.

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 Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Cardiff to Anglesey
Ave. Duration
55m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
53m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Southend Airport to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
44m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
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 London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
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
1h 36m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$28 - $45
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
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
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $27
First Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 42m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
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
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
First in Essex
Website
firstgroup.com
Bus from Southend Airport, London Southend Airport to Stansted Airport, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
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
3h 15m
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
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155

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