Manchester to Holyhead train

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Cheap train tickets and times from Manchester to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for Apr 20

Cheapest

Fastest Journey

3 h 9 m

Average

3 h 20 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

160 km

Cheap train tickets from Manchester to start from $44 with an average ticket price of $60.

The fastest train from Manchester to takes 3h 9m in comparison to an average duration of 3h 20m and covers a distance of 160 km.

6 trains that leave Manchester for every day with It's difficult to get from Manchester to Holyhead without transferring at least once. travelling directly.

Cheapest
Transport for Wales
09:06AM3h26
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
12:32PMHolyhead station (HHD)
$441One-way
2 transfers
Cheapest
Transport for Wales
10:48AM3h27
Manchester Oxford Road (MCO)
02:15PMHolyhead station (HHD)
$441One-way
1 transfer
Avanti West Coast
10:55AM3h20
Manchester Piccadilly (MAN)
02:15PMHolyhead station (HHD)
$501One-way
2 transfers
Transport for Wales
10:06AM3h18
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
01:24PMHolyhead station (HHD)
$801One-way
2 transfers
Avanti West Coast
11:06AM3h09
Manchester Victoria (MCV)
02:15PMHolyhead station (HHD)
$801One-way
2 transfers

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Overview: Train from Manchester to Holyhead

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 44 min
priceAverage train ticket price$38 (€34)
changesDirect trainYes
carriersTrain companiesTransport for Wales, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3)

Trains from Manchester to Holyhead cover the 99 miles (159 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 44 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). There are direct train services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $38 (€34), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $19 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Holyhead.

Train companies: Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains and Northern Rail (3) from Manchester to Holyhead trains

For as little as $24 (€22) you can travel by train to Holyhead from Manchester with Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains and Northern Rail (3). Omio will show you the best deals, schedules and tickets available for this trip.

Northern Trains is a publicly owned train operating company in the United Kingdom, headquartered in York. The company operates local and commuter trains across the entire north of England connecting regions of the North East, North West, East Midlands, Staffordshire, Yorkshire and the Humber coast line. The rail network in the UK has been run by over 20 train companies, but they work together as National Rail with coordinated fares and ticketing. Tickets such as Advance, Off-Peak and Anytime Day are available to purchase for routes with Northern. There is only one class option on Northern trains: Standard.

FAQs: Trains from Manchester to Holyhead

FAQs: Travel by train from Manchester 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 Manchester to Holyhead.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Manchester to Holyhead can start from as little as $19 (€17) when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Manchester to Holyhead is $38 (€34); however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the Manchester to Holyhead train time is 2 h 44 min   covering the 99 mile (159 km) long route, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Manchester to Holyhead leaves at 5: 46 AM. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Manchester to Holyhead leaves at 10: 44 PM.
Take the Manchester to Holyhead train with Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains or Northern Rail (3). However, it's always good to check out all possible train providers for the journey between Manchester 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 10: 44 PM.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly, which is located around 0.5 miles (766 m) 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 to travel from Manchester to Holyhead by train is November.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel to Holyhead from Manchester including taking a train or bus.

Important Stations and Airports in Manchester and Holyhead

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Holyhead
The major railway station for departures from Manchester is Manchester Piccadilly. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Manchester Piccadilly for your journey from Manchester to Holyhead.
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+44 3457114141
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Mon - Sat: 04: 30 - 22: 30 | Sun: 07: 00 - 22: 30
Public transit options for Manchester Piccadilly
Bus lines: 1, 2, 3, 147
Train lines: Northern, TransPennine Express, Avanti West Coast, CrossCountry, East Midlands Trains, Transport for Wales
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Public transit options for Manchester Airport
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail Replacement bus services depart from stands L & M of the adjacent Bus Station which is situated close to the ticket office.
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Public transit options for Manchester Victoria
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick up point is on Station Approach (M3 1WY) directly outside the station main entrance, outside the M & S shop.
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Public transit options for Manchester Oxford Road
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Pick Up / Drop Off at the bus stops on Whitworth St West (200 yards from station) (station side for Liverpool, opposite side for Piccadilly)
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