How to travel from Holyhead to Edinburgh

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Travel Information from Holyhead to Edinburgh

distanceDistance191 miles (308 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • $137 (€123) • 5 h 23 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAvanti West Coast

Take a train to travel 191 miles (308 km) from Holyhead to Edinburgh. Avanti West Coast is the main travel company operating this trip. Travelers can even take a direct from Holyhead to Edinburgh.

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Travel from Holyhead to Edinburgh by taking a train.

A train is the fastest way to get to Edinburgh from Holyhead with an average travel time for this trip around 5 h 23 min.

Edinburgh is approximately 191 miles (308 km) away from Holyhead.

The average frequency per day from Holyhead to Edinburgh is:

  • 3 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey to Edinburgh from Holyhead 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 Edinburgh:

  • Trains mostly depart from Holyhead and arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Holyhead to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Holyhead to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for $137 (€123).
Your trip from Holyhead to Edinburgh doesn't have to end in Edinburgh. Many of our customers like to extend their vacation to explore other popular destinations like London, Glasgow or Manchester. If you’d like to add London, Glasgow or Manchester to your Holyhead to Edinburgh tour, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Edinburgh today!

When planning your trip from Holyhead to Edinburgh, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets are costing $137 (€123) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Holyhead to Edinburgh online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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