Glasgow to Holyhead train

Wed, 24 Apr
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Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Cheapest

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

Avanti West Coast
05:486h59
Glasgow
12:47Holyhead
£271One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:405h42
Glasgow
18:22Holyhead
£1271One-way
0 changes

Train timetableGlasgow to Holyhead

Showing trains for tomorrow, Wednesday, 24 April
Avanti West Coast
05:486h59
Glasgow
12:47Holyhead
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
12:405h42
Glasgow
18:22Holyhead
0 changes

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Train times from Glasgow to Holyhead

Showing times and prices for 24 Apr

Fastest Journey

5 h 42 m

Average

6 h 20 m

Trains per day

2

Distance

286 km

Of the 2 trains that leave Glasgow for Holyhead every day 2 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Avanti West Coast
12:405h42
Glasgow
18:22Holyhead
£1271One-way
0 changes
Avanti West Coast
05:486h59
Glasgow
12:47Holyhead
£271One-way
0 changes

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Overview: Train from Glasgow to Holyhead

distanceDistance177 miles
durationAverage train duration5 h 30 min
priceAverage train ticket price£94 (€104)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainNo
carriersTrain companiesVirgin Trains

Trains from Glasgow to Holyhead cover the 177 miles long route taking on average 5 h 30 min with our travel partners like Virgin Trains. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day. You can get the cheapest train tickets for this route for as low as £27, but the average price of train tickets is £94. Travellers depart most frequently from Glasgow Central and arrive in Holyhead.

FAQs: Glasgow to Holyhead train

FAQs: Travel by train from Glasgow 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.
FAQs
Cheap train tickets from Glasgow to Holyhead can start from as little as £27 when you book in advance. The average train ticket price for Glasgow to Holyhead is £94; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
The average journey time by train from Glasgow to Holyhead is 5 h 30 min   to travel the 177 mile long journey, with around there are 3 trains per day. Journey times can vary on weekends and holidays.
The first train from Glasgow to Holyhead leaves at 05: 48. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last train from Glasgow to Holyhead leaves at 12: 40.
There are 3 trains a day from Glasgow to Holyhead which require at least one change with Virgin Trains. Schedules can vary on holidays or weekends with fewer trains.
When taking a train from Glasgow to Holyhead, you can count on Virgin Trains for the best way to get you to Holyhead. You can also check all possible train providers who offer a service to Holyhead from Glasgow and compare the amenities they offer before buying a train ticket.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Glasgow Central, which is located around 1.1 miles (1.7 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 for a train from Glasgow to Holyhead is February.
Yes, you can take a train between Glasgow and Holyhead.

Important Stations and Airports in Glasgow and Holyhead

Glasgow
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 from Glasgow to Holyhead.
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxisTaxis
AccessibilityAccessibility
ticketOfficeHours
Ticket Office Hours
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.
Glasgow Queen StreetWifiParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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
Glasgow Airport
Glasgow Central or Glasgow Queen StreetAccessibility
Amenities at station
AccessibilityAccessibility
Charing Cross (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingATMAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
ATMATM
AccessibilityAccessibility
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
High Street (Glasgow)ShoppingParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ShoppingShopping
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
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
Queens Park (Glasgow)ParkingAccessibility
Amenities at station
ParkingParking
AccessibilityAccessibility
Public transport options for Queens Park (Glasgow)
Location for Rail Replacement Services: Buses pick up/drop off on Victoria Road
Glasgow, Nithsdale Road
Glasgow, Telephone Exchange

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