Glasgow to Holyhead train

Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Cheapest

£132

Average

£132

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Avanti West Coast
10:33Glasgow5h45 16:18Holyhead
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£1321One-way

Train schedule Glasgow to Holyhead

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Fastest train times from Glasgow to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for 11 Aug

Fastest Journey

5 h 45 m

Average

5 h 45 m

Trains per day

1

Distance

286 km

Of the 1 trains that leave Glasgow for Holyhead every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
10:33Glasgow5h45 16:18Holyhead
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£1321One-way

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Holyhead

distanceDistance177 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 42 min
priceAverage train ticket price£132 (€149)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from Glasgow to Holyhead cover the 177 miles long trip taking on average 5 h 42 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this journey for as low as £131, but the average price of train tickets is £132. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Holyhead.

Travel Tips: Trains from Glasgow to Holyhead

Travel by train 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 Glasgow to Holyhead.
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Looking to save money on your journey? Omio customers have found the cheapest train to Holyhead from Glasgow for the next 7 days starting from £131  one way.
The Glasgow to Holyhead train ticket price is on average £132  if you are looking to book your tickets for this trip in the next week.
The Glasgow to Holyhead train distance is approximately 177 miles.
On average the train from Glasgow to Holyhead duration is 5 h 42 min  for the 177 miles long route, but the travel time can vary if you depart on weekends and holidays.

When travelling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Glasgow Central   and arriving in Holyhead.

You can find the most popular departure train station for this route, Glasgow Central, located approximately 1.1 miles (1.7 km) from the city centre of Glasgow. The most popular arrival train station in Holyhead, called Holyhead, is located around 0.4 miles (620 m) away from its city centre.

Take the Glasgow to Holyhead train with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the journey from Glasgow to Holyhead as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
On average, there are 3 trains a day from Glasgow to Holyhead. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.
The earliest train departing from Glasgow to Holyhead leaves at 07: 36. The last train departing from Glasgow to Holyhead leaves at 12: 35. You can find the latest Glasgow to Holyhead train times on Omio and book the best time to leave for your journey on your chosen travel date.
The price of a one way train ticket from Glasgow to Holyhead is on average £132 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train providers offering this journey. In general, you can find train tickets from Glasgow to Holyhead available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

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Holyhead
The major railway station for departures from Glasgow is Glasgow Central. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Glasgow Central for your trip to Holyhead from Glasgow.
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Mon - Sat: 05: 30 - 21: 30 | Sun: 09: 15 - 21: 30
Public transport options for Glasgow Central
Bus lines: 6, 7, 18, 21, 75, 263, 267, 500 Airport Express
Train lines: West Coast Main Line, ScotRail, Avanti West Coast, LNER, TransPennine Express, CrossCountry, Caledonian Sleeper
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Bus pick up / drop off on Gordon St.
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Public transport options for Glasgow Queen Street
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from the bus stop on the bridge at Cathedral Street
Metro: Interchange station for SPT Subway
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Public transport options for Charing Cross (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off from Elmbank Gardens to the left of the station entrance
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Public transport options for High Street (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off in front of the station on High Street
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Public transport options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road

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