How to travel from Holyhead to Cardiff

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Travel Information between Holyhead and Cardiff

distanceDistance140 miles (225 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range$47 - $47
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • $47 (€41) • 4 h 30 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • $47 (€41) • 4 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransport for Wales

Take a train to travel 140 miles (225 km) to Cardiff from Holyhead. Transport for Wales is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct train from Holyhead to Cardiff.

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from Holyhead to Cardiff

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

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

Transport for Wales
10:40AM4h30
Holyhead station (HHD)
03:10PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1061One-way
0 transfers
Cheapest
Transport for Wales
10:40AM4h30
Holyhead station (HHD)
03:10PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1061One-way
0 transfers
Fastest
Transport for Wales
10:40AM4h30
Holyhead station (HHD)
03:10PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1061One-way
0 transfers
Other options
Transport for Wales
12:33PM4h39
Holyhead station (HHD)
05:12PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1181One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
08:05AM5h08
Holyhead station (HHD)
01:13PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1301One-way
0 transfers
Transport for Wales
09:26AM5h19
Holyhead station (HHD)
02:45PMCardiff Central (CDF)
$1411One-way
1 transfer

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FAQs: Travel from Holyhead to Cardiff

FAQs: Travel to Cardiff 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 Cardiff.
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You can travel from Holyhead to Cardiff by train.

A train is the cheapest way to get from Holyhead to Cardiff with average ticket prices of $47 (€41).

The fastest way to travel between Holyhead and Cardiff is by train, which requires on average 4 h 30 min   of travel time.

The distance from Holyhead to Cardiff is approximately 140 miles (225 km).

The average frequency per day from Holyhead to Cardiff is:

  • 4 trains per day.

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

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

  • Trains most often depart from Holyhead at Holyhead and arrive in Cardiff at Cardiff Central.

The following travel company offer services from Holyhead to Cardiff:

  • Travel with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains for trains to Cardiff. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Transport for Wales Holyhead to Cardiff tickets on Omio for $47 (€41).

Yes, there is a direct route available from Holyhead to Cardiff:

  • Direct services by train with.

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

Many of our customers traveling from Holyhead to Cardiff don't make Cardiff their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after Cardiff are London, Bristol, Manchester, Birmingham or Edinburgh, either of which you could add to your trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Cardiff to any of these top destinations today!

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