The cheapest trains from Manchester to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for Sep 17

Cheapest

$21

Average

$54

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.

The average ticket from Manchester to Holyhead will cost around $ 54 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 21.

Cheapest
09:53AMManchester Piccadilly2h42 12:35PMHolyhead
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$211One-way
Cheapest
08:52AMManchester Piccadilly2h52 11:44AMHolyhead
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$211One-way
08:07AMManchester Victoria3h13 11:20AMHolyhead
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$761One-way
10:07AMManchester Victoria2h42 12:49PMHolyhead
1 changes
$761One-way
11:07AMManchester Victoria2h39 01:46PMHolyhead
1 changes
$761One-way

Timetable Manchester to Holyhead

Showing trains for tomorrow, Fri, Sep 17
08:07AMManchester Victoria3h13 11:20AMHolyhead
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08:52AMManchester Piccadilly2h52 11:44AMHolyhead
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09:53AMManchester Piccadilly2h42 12:35PMHolyhead
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10:07AMManchester Victoria2h42 12:49PMHolyhead
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11:07AMManchester Victoria2h39 01:46PMHolyhead
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Fri
Sep 17
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Sat
Sep 18
$76Arriva Trains Wales
Sun
Sep 19
$76Arriva Trains Wales
Tue
Sep 21
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Wed
Sep 22
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Fri
Sep 24
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Sat
Sep 25
$76Arriva Trains Wales
Sun
Sep 26
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Mon
Sep 27
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Wed
Sep 29
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Thu
Sep 30
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Sun
Oct 3
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Tue
Oct 5
$21Arriva Trains Wales
Wed
Oct 6
$21Arriva Trains Wales

The fastest trains from Manchester to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for Sep 17

Fastest Journey

2 h 39 m

Average

2 h 49 m

Trains per day

5

Distance

160 km

Of the 5 trains that leave Manchester for Holyhead every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

These direct trains cover the 160 km distance in an average of 2 h 49 m but if you time it right, some trains will get you there in just 2 h 39 m .

The slowest trains will take 3 h 13 m and usually involve a change or two along the way, but you might be able to save a few pennies if you’re on a budget.

Fastest
11:07AMManchester Victoria2h39 01:46PMHolyhead
1 changes
$761One-way
09:53AMManchester Piccadilly2h42 12:35PMHolyhead
0 changes
$211One-way
10:07AMManchester Victoria2h42 12:49PMHolyhead
1 changes
$761One-way
08:52AMManchester Piccadilly2h52 11:44AMHolyhead
0 changes
$211One-way
08:07AMManchester Victoria3h13 11:20AMHolyhead
1 changes
$761One-way

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Train Information to Holyhead from Manchester

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price$39 (€31)
frequencyTrain frequency9 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 9 direct trains a day
carriersTrain companiesArriva Trains Wales or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Manchester to Holyhead cover the 99 miles (159 km) long trip taking on average 2 h 42 min with our travel partners like Arriva Trains Wales or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 9 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around $39 (€31), you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as $21 (€17). Travelers depart most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and arrive in Holyhead.

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Trains from Manchester to Holyhead
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FAQs
How much do cheap trains from Manchester to Holyhead cost?
Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Manchester to Holyhead for as low as $21 (€17)  for the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket between Manchester and Holyhead?
If you’re looking to buy your train tickets in the next week, you can expect the Manchester to Holyhead train price to come in at an average of $39 (€31)  one way.
How far is it from Manchester to Holyhead by train?
The train distance from Manchester to Holyhead is around 99 miles (159 km).
How long is a train to Holyhead from Manchester on average?
While the time it takes to travel 99 miles (159 km) to Holyhead from Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and holidays, the Manchester to Holyhead train journey time is on average 2 h 42 min.
Which train station from Manchester to Holyhead do I depart from? Which Holyhead train station from Manchester do I arrive in?

Omio customers book a train from Manchester Piccadilly   to Holyhead   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Manchester to go to Holyhead? Where is the train station in Holyhead located?

Passengers board their train most frequently from Manchester Piccadilly and travel around 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center to this train station.

Passengers traveling this route most often arrive at Holyhead and need to travel approximately 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the train station to the city center in Holyhead.

What train providers go from Manchester to Holyhead?
If you're looking for trains from Manchester to Holyhead, you can rely on Arriva Trains Wales or Avanti West Coast to get you to Holyhead. It's also good to check out all possible train companies for the Manchester to Holyhead route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
How many train services per day are there from Manchester to Holyhead?
On average, there are 9 trains a day from Manchester to Holyhead. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
When is the earliest train from Manchester to Holyhead? When is the last train from Manchester to Holyhead?
The earliest train departing from Manchester to Holyhead leaves at 7: 07 AM. The last train departing from Manchester to Holyhead leaves at 10: 55 AM. You can find the latest Manchester to Holyhead train schedule on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
How far in advance should I purchase train tickets from Manchester to Holyhead for the best deals?
In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train providers offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Manchester to Holyhead within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average $39 (€31) one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Manchester to Holyhead a few months in advance.
Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Manchester
Holyhead
Manchester Oxford Road
Amenities
Manchester Piccadilly
Amenities
Refreshments
WC

Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the train station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is within walking distance of the city centre and is connected to other parts of the city by public transport.<br>Bus lines 1, 2, 3, 147
How long does it take to get from the train station to the city centre?
This station is a 5-10 minute walk from the city centre.
Manchester Victoria
Amenities