How to travel from Holyhead to Birmingham

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Travel Information from Holyhead to Birmingham

distanceDistance126 miles (204 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain or bus
priceTicket price range$20 - $85
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 3 h 3 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $20 (€18) • 3 h 3 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransport for Wales

Take a train or bus to travel 126 miles (204 km) to Birmingham from Holyhead. The most popular travel companies which serve this trip are Transport for Wales among others. Travelers can even take a direct train from Holyhead to Birmingham.

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from Holyhead to Birmingham

How to get from Holyhead to Birmingham by train, bus or flight.

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train

The best way to travel from Holyhead to Birmingham is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

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

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You can travel by train for as low as $21 (€18). When you search for schedules and tickets, Omio will show you the best route.

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.

Virgin Trains from Holyhead to Birmingham travel information:

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

FAQs: Travel from Holyhead to Birmingham

FAQs: Travel 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.
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There are 2 travel options from Holyhead to Birmingham: train or bus.

The cheapest way to travel between Holyhead and Birmingham is a train with an average price of $20 (€18).

This is compared to other travel options from Holyhead to Birmingham:

A train is $65 (€56) less than a bus with an average ticket price of $85 (€73) from Holyhead to Birmingham.

The quickest way to travel between Holyhead and Birmingham is by train, which takes on average 3 h 3 min   compared to other travel options that take longer:

Bus takes on average 4 h 12 min.

The distance from Holyhead to Birmingham is approximately 126 miles (204 km).

The average frequency per day from Holyhead to Birmingham is:

  • 4 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route between Holyhead and Birmingham as scheduled services by train or bus can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Holyhead to Birmingham:

  • Buses from Holyhead to Birmingham most often leave from Holyhead, Railway Station and arrive in Birmingham, Coach Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Holyhead and arrive in Birmingham New Street.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Holyhead to Birmingham:

  • You can take a train from Holyhead to Birmingham with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Cheap tickets can be found for $20 (€18) with Virgin Trains from Holyhead to Birmingham.

Yes, there are direct routes from Holyhead to Birmingham with the following travel companies:

  • You can find 1 direct train per day to take to Birmingham with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains.

Direct services to Birmingham tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your journey.

Looking to extend your trip from Holyhead to Birmingham? Many Omio customers who go from Holyhead to Birmingham usually extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester, Paris, Edinburgh or Liverpool. If you're looking to explore London, Manchester, Paris, Edinburgh or Liverpool from Birmingham, let Omio find you the best connections available at an affordable price.

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