Birmingham to Holyhead train

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Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Cheapest

The best way to find a cheap train ticket from Birmingham to Holyhead is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid travelling at rush hour.

Cheapest
Transport for Wales
11:224h46
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:08Holyhead station (HHD)
£581One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:073h53
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:00Holyhead station (HHD)
£641One-way
2 changes
Transport for Wales
11:074h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:20Holyhead station (HHD)
£761One-way
2 changes
Transport for Wales
10:073h51
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:58Holyhead station (HHD)
£761One-way
2 changes
Transport for Wales
12:344h26
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
17:00Holyhead station (HHD)
£761One-way
2 changes

Train timetableBirmingham to Holyhead

Showing trains for tomorrow, Sunday, 14 April
Avanti West Coast
09:073h53
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:00Holyhead station (HHD)
2 changes
Transport for Wales
10:073h51
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:58Holyhead station (HHD)
2 changes
Transport for Wales
11:074h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:20Holyhead station (HHD)
2 changes
Transport for Wales
11:224h46
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:08Holyhead station (HHD)
2 changes
Transport for Wales
12:074h01
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:08Holyhead station (HHD)
2 changes
Transport for Wales
12:344h26
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
17:00Holyhead station (HHD)
2 changes

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Train times from Birmingham to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for 14 Apr

Fastest Journey

3 h 51 m

Average

4 h 11 m

Trains per day

6

Distance

205 km

To travel from Birmingham to Holyhead you need to make at least 2 changes.

Fastest
Transport for Wales
10:073h51
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:58Holyhead station (HHD)
£761One-way
2 changes
Avanti West Coast
09:073h53
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
13:00Holyhead station (HHD)
£641One-way
2 changes
Transport for Wales
12:074h01
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
16:08Holyhead station (HHD)
£761One-way
2 changes
Transport for Wales
11:074h13
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
15:20Holyhead station (HHD)
£761One-way
2 changes
Transport for Wales
12:344h26
Birmingham New Street (BHM)
17:00Holyhead station (HHD)
£761One-way
2 changes

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Overview: Train from Birmingham to Holyhead

distanceDistance126 miles
durationAverage train duration2 h 52 min
priceAverage train ticket price£43 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there is 1 direct train a day
carriersTrain providersTransport for Wales or Virgin Trains

Trains from Birmingham to Holyhead cover the 126 miles long journey taking on average 2 h 52 min with our travel partners like Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £16, but the average price of train tickets is £43. Travellers depart most frequently from Birmingham New Street and arrive in Holyhead.

FAQs: Birmingham to Holyhead train

FAQs: Travel by train from Birmingham 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 Birmingham to Holyhead.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Birmingham to Holyhead can start from as little as £16 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Birmingham to Holyhead is £43; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The train time from Birmingham to Holyhead is on average 2 h 52 min   for the 126 mile long journey, but the time it takes to go to Holyhead from Birmingham by train can vary depending on specific dates or if traveling on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Birmingham to Holyhead leaves at 05: 30. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Birmingham to Holyhead leaves at 21: 22.
There are 3 trains a day from Birmingham to Holyhead which require at least one change with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
For the journey from Birmingham to Holyhead you can take a train with Transport for Wales or Virgin Trains. Be sure to check out all possible train companies that offer services between Birmingham and Holyhead on Omio to compare what amenities they may have.
No, there are no night trains, the latest train for this route is 21: 22.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Birmingham New Street, which is located around 1.7 miles (2.7 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Holyhead, located 0.4 miles (619 m) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month to travel from Birmingham to Holyhead by train is January.
It's helpful to compare your options as there are 2 ways to travel from Birmingham to Holyhead including taking a train or coach.

Important Stations and Airports in Birmingham and Holyhead

Birmingham
Holyhead
The major railway station for departures from Birmingham is Birmingham New Street. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Birmingham New Street for your trip between Birmingham and Holyhead.
Amenities at station
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ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
Mon - Sat: 05: 15 - 23: 00 | Sun: 07: 30 - 23: 00
Public transport options for Birmingham New Street
Bus lines: N5, N6, N8, 4, 9, 23, 45, 50, 61, X51, X70
Train lines: West Midlands, CrossCountry, Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales
Onward travel information: There are nearby bus stops on Smallbrook Queensway and Hill Street Most buses are wheelchair accessible. ********************************************************************************************************** For information go to the local travel information office by the Stephenson Street entrance. Alternatively, visit Transport for West Midlands, or call 0121 214 7214.
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Public transport options for Birmingham Moor Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: This station is not usually served by rail replacement buses, due to difficult road access. Replacement buses stop at Birmingham Snow Hill station.
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Public transport options for Birmingham International
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Rail replacement coach services can be found at the front of the station opposite the entrance to the long stay car park.
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ParkingParking
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Public transport options for Birmingham Snow Hill
Location for Rail Replacement Services: In the event of engineering the bus/coach will collect from: Bus Stop SH4, at the front of the station on Colmore Row.
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