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Overview: Train from Edinburgh to Holyhead

distanceDistance191 miles (308 km)
priceAverage train ticket price$70 (€59)
frequencyTrain frequency5 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 5 direct trains a day

Trains from Edinburgh to Holyhead cover the 191 miles (308 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 31 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 5 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as $70 (€59), but the average price of train tickets is $70 (€59). Travelers depart most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley and arrive in Holyhead.

Travel Tips: Trains from Edinburgh to Holyhead

Travel by train 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 Edinburgh to Holyhead.

How much are cheap trains from Edinburgh to Holyhead?

Omio customers have found the cheapest trains from Edinburgh to Holyhead to cost as little as $70 (€59)  in the next 7 days.

How much is a train ticket to Holyhead from Edinburgh?

The train price between Edinburgh and Holyhead is on average $70 (€59)  if you are looking to purchase your tickets for this journey in the next 7 days.

How many miles is it from Edinburgh to Holyhead by train?

You should expect to travel around 191 miles (308 km)  from Edinburgh to Holyhead by train.

How long is a train between Edinburgh and Holyhead on average?

While the time it takes to travel 191 miles (308 km) between Edinburgh and Holyhead can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Edinburgh to Holyhead train journey time is on average 5 h 31 min.

What station does the train from Edinburgh to Holyhead depart from? Which Holyhead train station do I come into from Edinburgh?

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Edinburgh Waverley   and arriving in Holyhead.

Where do I find the Edinburgh train station to Holyhead? Where is the Holyhead train station?

You can find the most popular departure train station for this journey, Edinburgh Waverley, located approximately 0.2 miles (429 m) from the city center of Edinburgh. The most popular arrival train station in Holyhead, called Holyhead, is located around 0.1 miles (132 m) away from its city center.

How many train services per day are there to Holyhead from Edinburgh?

The average number of trains departing Edinburgh for Holyhead is 5 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.

How early should I buy train tickets between Edinburgh and Holyhead to score the best deals?

If you buy a train ticket from Edinburgh to Holyhead within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $70 (€59) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets between Edinburgh and Holyhead are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

The major railway station for departures from Edinburgh is Edinburgh Waverley. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Edinburgh Waverley for your journey from Edinburgh to Holyhead.
Amenities at station
Phone Number
+44 3457114141
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 00 - 23: 59 | Sun: 07: 00 - 23: 59
Public transit options for Edinburgh Waverley
Bus lines: 22, 30, 33, X22, X25, X37
Train lines: Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper, CrossCountry, LNER, ScotRail, Transpennine Express

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