Chester to Holyhead train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Chester to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for Jun 20


Fastest Journey

1 h 36 m


1 h 43 m

Trains per day



116 km

Cheap train tickets from Chester to start from $15 with an average ticket price of $25.

The fastest train from Chester to takes 1h 36m in comparison to an average duration of 1h 43m and covers a distance of 116 km.

3 trains that leave Chester for every day with 3 travelling directly.

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Overview: Train from Chester to Holyhead

distanceDistance72 miles (116 km)
durationAverage train duration1 h 34 min
priceAverage train ticket price$27 (€24)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 4 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales or Virgin Trains

Trains from Chester to Holyhead cover the 72 miles (116 km) long journey taking on average 1 h 34 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 4 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $16 (€14), but the average price of train tickets is $27 (€24). Travelers depart most frequently from Chester and arrive in Holyhead.

FAQs: Trains from Chester to Holyhead

FAQs: Travel by train from Chester 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 Chester to Holyhead.
Cheap train tickets from Chester to Holyhead can start from as little as $16 (€14) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Chester to Holyhead is $27 (€24); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Chester to Holyhead is 1 h 34 min   to travel the 72 mile (116 km) long trip, with around there are 4 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Chester to Holyhead leaves at 5: 47 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Chester to Holyhead leaves at 11: 38 PM.
Yes, there are 4 direct trains a day from Chester to Holyhead with Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
For the best Chester to Holyhead train to buy, you can travel safely and comfortably with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check all possible train providers with services between Chester and Holyhead to compare what amenities they may offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 11: 38 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Chester, which is located around 1.3 miles (2.1 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.

A day trip to Holyhead from Chester is worth doing with a journey time of 1 h 34 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month for a train from Chester to Holyhead is February.
You have options as you can travel between Chester and Holyhead 2 different ways: train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Chester and Holyhead

The major railway station for departures from Chester is Chester. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Chester for your journey to Holyhead from Chester.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3450507080
Public transit options for Chester
Location for Rail Replacement Services: At the bus stop outside the station front

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