Holyhead to Edinburgh train

Cheap train tickets from Holyhead to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for May 20

Cheapest

50

Average

107

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
11:53AMHolyhead5h28 05:21PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
501One-way
Transpennine Express
02:38PMHolyhead6h02 08:40PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1351One-way
Avanti West Coast
04:28PMHolyhead7h04 11:32PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1361One-way

Train schedule from Holyhead to Edinburgh

Showing trains for tomorrow, Friday, May 20
Avanti West Coast
11:53AMHolyhead5h28 05:21PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Transpennine Express
02:38PMHolyhead6h02 08:40PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
Avanti West Coast
04:28PMHolyhead7h04 11:32PMEdinburgh
0 transfers

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Fastest train times from Holyhead to Edinburgh

Showing times and prices for May 20

Fastest Journey

5 h 28 m

Average

6 h 11 m

Trains per day

3

Distance

308 km

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

Avanti West Coast
11:53AMHolyhead5h28 05:21PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
501One-way
Transpennine Express
02:38PMHolyhead6h02 08:40PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1351One-way
Avanti West Coast
04:28PMHolyhead7h04 11:32PMEdinburgh
0 transfers
1361One-way

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Overview: Train from Holyhead to Edinburgh

distanceDistance191 miles (308 km)
durationAverage train duration5 h 23 min
priceAverage train ticket price$153 (€136)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day

Trains from Holyhead to Edinburgh cover the 191 miles (308 km) long trip taking on average 5 h 23 min with our travel partners like. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $153 (€136), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $153 (€136). Travelers depart most frequently from Holyhead and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Travel Tips: Trains from Holyhead to Edinburgh

Travel by train to Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Edinburgh from Holyhead for the next 7 days starting from $153 (€136)  one way.
If you are looking to purchase your train ticket in the next 7 days, you can expect the Holyhead to Edinburgh train to cost on average $153 (€136)  one way.
The distance between Holyhead and Edinburgh by train is approximately 191 miles (308 km).
The train time from Holyhead to Edinburgh is on average 5 h 23 min  for the 191 miles (308 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between Holyhead and Edinburgh by train can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.

Omio customers who travel this route most frequently depart from Holyhead   and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this route, called Holyhead, is located 0.4 miles (620 m) from the city center of Holyhead.

The most popular arrival train station, Edinburgh Waverley, is located 0.4 miles (659 m) away from the city center of Edinburgh.

The average number of trains departing Holyhead for Edinburgh is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
You can take the first train from Holyhead to Edinburgh at 7: 55 AM. The last train from Holyhead to Edinburgh that you can take departs at 4: 28 PM. Omio shows you the latest train from Holyhead to Edinburgh schedule to help you book the best departure time for this route.
If you buy a train ticket from Holyhead to Edinburgh within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $153 (€136) one way. However, we recommend booking your train in advance to get access to the best prices. Train tickets to Edinburgh from Holyhead are generally on sale a few months before the planned departure date.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Holyhead
Edinburgh
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 from Holyhead to Edinburgh.

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