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Cheap train tickets from Holyhead to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Holyhead to Birmingham is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Transport for Wales
08:05AM4h27
Holyhead
12:32PMBirmingham
$291One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
10:40AM3h52
Holyhead
02:32PMBirmingham
$581One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
11:50AM3h42
Holyhead
03:32PMBirmingham
$591One-way
0 transfers

Train schedule from Holyhead to Birmingham

Showing trains for tomorrow, Thursday, July 18
Transport for Wales
10:40AM3h52
Holyhead
02:32PMBirmingham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
11:50AM3h42
Holyhead
03:32PMBirmingham
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:05AM4h27
Holyhead
12:32PMBirmingham
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Holyhead to Birmingham

Showing times and prices for Jul 18

Fastest Journey

3 h 42 m

Average

4 h

Trains per day

3

Distance

205 km

Of the 3 trains that leave Holyhead for Birmingham every day 3 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Transport for Wales
11:50AM3h42
Holyhead
03:32PMBirmingham
$591One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
10:40AM3h52
Holyhead
02:32PMBirmingham
$581One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:05AM4h27
Holyhead
12:32PMBirmingham
$291One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Train from Holyhead to Birmingham

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
durationAverage train duration3 h 3 min
priceCheapest ticket price$20 (€18)
frequencyTrain frequency4 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales or Virgin Trains
Cheapest travel modetrain
Cheapest train ticket $20 (€18)

Trains from Holyhead to Birmingham run on average 3 times per day, taking around 4h for the 205 km journey. Cheap train tickets for this journey start at $20 (€18) but you can travel from only $20 (€18) by train.

Train providers: Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains from Holyhead to Birmingham trains

Travel to Birmingham from Holyhead from $21 (€18) with Omio’s train partners Transport for Wales and Virgin Trains! You can find the best schedules and tickets when comparing and booking the most popular route for you.

Avanti West Coast is a train company based in the United Kingdom. It operates high-speed trains between London and major cities in the UK, including Birmingham, Manchester, Liverpool, Glasgow and Edinburgh. The company offers a range of ticket types, including Standard, First Class and Advance tickets. Onboard facilities include free Wi-Fi, power sockets, comfortable seating and a range of food and drinks. The most popular routes for Avanti West Coast are London to Birmingham, London to Manchester and London to Glasgow. The company operates a fleet of Pendolino and Super Voyager trains, which offer a smooth and comfortable journey.

Train information from Holyhead to Birmingham with Virgin Trains:

  • Average Duration: 3 h 3 min
  • Cheapest Price: $21
  • Virgin Trains frequency: 4 a day

FAQs: Trains from Holyhead to Birmingham

FAQs: Travel by train from Holyhead to Birmingham 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 Holyhead to Birmingham.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Holyhead to Birmingham can start from as little as $21 (€18) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Holyhead to Birmingham is $70 (€60); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Holyhead to Birmingham train travel time is 3 h 3 min   for the 126 mile (204 km) long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Holyhead to Birmingham leaves at 5: 48 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Holyhead to Birmingham leaves at 7: 22 PM.
Yes, there is 1 direct train a day from Holyhead to Birmingham with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer direct trains.
Take the Holyhead to Birmingham train with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey between Holyhead and Birmingham as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 7: 22 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Holyhead, which is located around 0.4 miles (619 m) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Birmingham New Street, located 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre.

A trip to Birmingham from Holyhead is worth doing but not as a day trip with a journey time of 3 h 3 min each way. Check with Omio app   the best way to travel.
The cheapest month to travel from Holyhead to Birmingham by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Birmingham from Holyhead including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Holyhead and Birmingham

Holyhead
Birmingham
The major railway station for departures from Holyhead is Holyhead. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Holyhead for your journey to Birmingham from Holyhead.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
phone
Phone Number
+44 8705755755
Public transit options for Holyhead
Onward travel information: For the nearest bus stop, walk across the footbridge and turn right onto the main road.
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Wait at bus stops outside the station
The major train station for arrivals in Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Find all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your journey to Birmingham from Holyhead.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transit options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.

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