How to travel from Manchester to Holyhead

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from Manchester to Holyhead

You can get from Manchester to Holyhead by train, bus or flight.

Our recommendation

To get from Manchester to Holyhead on Nov 29 we recommend taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

08:55AMManchester Oxford Road2h49 11:44AMHolyhead
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08:55AMManchester Oxford Road2h49 11:44AMHolyhead
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09:56AMManchester Oxford Road2h41 12:37PMHolyhead
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08:07AMManchester Victoria3h13 11:20AMHolyhead
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11:56AMManchester Oxford Road3h26 03:22PMHolyhead
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Travel Information from Manchester to Holyhead

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, ferry, flight or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • $25 (€24) • 2 h 39 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransport for Wales

Take a bus, ferry, flight or train to travel 99 miles (159 km) between Manchester and Holyhead. Transport for Wales is the main travel company operating this route. Travelers can even take a direct from Manchester to Holyhead.

Travel Tips: Travel from Manchester to Holyhead

Travel Tips: Travel 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.

Travel Manchester to Holyhead by bus, ferry, flight or train.

Going by train is the quickest way from Manchester to Holyhead with an average travel time of 2 h 39 min.

The Manchester to Holyhead distance is around 99 miles (159 km).

The average frequency per day from Manchester to Holyhead is:

  • 17 trains a day.

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

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Manchester Piccadilly and tend to arrive in Holyhead.

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Holyhead from Manchester:

  • You can go to Holyhead from Manchester by train with Transport for Wales. You'll see cheap train tickets for $25 (€24) with Transport for Wales from Manchester to Holyhead on Omio.
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When planning your trip from Manchester to Holyhead, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to purchase and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Train tickets cost $25 (€24) one way on average.

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

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