Bristol to Holyhead train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Bristol to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for Jun 25


Fastest Journey

5 h 18 m


5 h 19 m

Trains per day



248 km

Cheap train tickets from Bristol to start from $48 with an average ticket price of $71.

The fastest train from Bristol to takes 5h 18m in comparison to an average duration of 5h 19m and covers a distance of 248 km.

2 trains that leave Bristol for every day with 2 travelling directly.

Transport for Wales
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Transport for Wales
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Overview: Train from Bristol to Holyhead

distanceDistance153 miles (247 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 18 min
priceAverage train ticket price$73 (€64)
frequencyTrain frequency8 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or CrossCountry

Trains from Bristol to Holyhead cover the 153 miles (247 km) long route taking on average 5 h 18 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. Normally, there are 8 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this trip for as low as $46 (€40), but the average price of train tickets is $73 (€64). Travelers depart most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads and arrive in Holyhead.

Train companies: Transport for Wales, first_great_western and CrossCountry from Bristol to Holyhead trains

Transport for Wales, first_great_western and CrossCountry trains will get you between Bristol and Holyhead from $46 (€40). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best train times and tickets for your trip.

Transport for Wales is a public transport provider in Wales, UK. It operates a comprehensive network of trains, buses and ferries across the country. The trains are modern and comfortable, with a range of different types including InterCity Express Trains, Regional Trains, and Metro Trains. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, and a range of food and drink options. There are a variety of ticket types available, including single and return tickets, season tickets, and group tickets. The most popular routes include Cardiff to Swansea, Cardiff to Newport, and Cardiff to Manchester.

Bristol to Holyhead train information with Transport for Wales:

  • Average Duration: 5 h 18 min
  • Cheapest Price: $46

FAQs: Trains from Bristol to Holyhead

FAQs: Travel by train from Bristol to Holyhead easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Bristol to Holyhead.
Cheap train tickets from Bristol to Holyhead can start from as little as $46 (€40) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Bristol to Holyhead is $73 (€64); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Bristol to Holyhead train time is 5 h 18 min   covering the 153 mile (247 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Bristol to Holyhead leaves at 5: 20 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Bristol to Holyhead leaves at 12: 56 PM.
There are 8 trains a day from Bristol to Holyhead which require at least one change with Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
Take the Bristol to Holyhead train with Transport for Wales or CrossCountry. However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Bristol and Holyhead as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 12: 56 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Bristol Temple Meads, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Holyhead, located 0.4 miles (619 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a train from Bristol to Holyhead is January.
Yes, you can take a train between Bristol and Holyhead.

Important Stations and Airports in Bristol and Holyhead

The major railway station for departures from Bristol is Bristol Temple Meads. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Bristol Temple Meads for your journey from Bristol to Holyhead.
Amenities at station
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 06: 45 - 21: 30
Public transit options for Bristol Temple Meads
Bus lines: A1, 1, 2, 8, 39/349/X39, 70, 73, 178, 376
Train lines: CrossCountry, Great Western Main Line, Severn Beach Line
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Station front. Alternative: the lower approach road, outside the front of Bristol & Exeter House
Bristol, Airport
Bristol, Napier Road

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