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Overview: Train from Holyhead to Manchester

distanceDistance99 miles (159 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 51 min
priceAverage train ticket price£42 (€48)
frequencyTrain frequency10 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 10 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersArriva Trains Wales or Avanti West Coast

Trains from Holyhead to Manchester cover the 99 miles (159 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 51 min with our travel partners like Arriva Trains Wales or Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 10 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £42, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £18. Travellers depart most frequently from Holyhead and arrive in Manchester Piccadilly.

Travel Tips: Trains from Holyhead to Manchester

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FAQs

How much does a cheap train between Holyhead and Manchester cost?

Omio customers have found cheap train tickets from Holyhead to Manchester for as low as £18  for the next 7 days.

What is the average cost of a train from Holyhead to Manchester?

In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket from Holyhead to Manchester is £42  one way.

What is the distance from Holyhead to Manchester by train?

The distance from Holyhead to Manchester by train is approximately 99 miles (159 km).

How long does it take from Holyhead to Manchester by train?

While the time it takes to travel 99 miles (159 km) from Holyhead to Manchester can vary based on specific dates, weekends, and bank holidays, the train duration from Holyhead to Manchester is on average 2 h 51 min.

Which train station in Holyhead goes to Manchester? Which train station do I come into Manchester from Holyhead?

Omio customers book a train from Holyhead   to Manchester Piccadilly   most frequently for this route.

Where is the train station in Holyhead? Where is the train station in Manchester?

The most popular departure train station with passengers for this journey, called Holyhead, is located 0.1 miles (132 m) from the city centre of Holyhead.

The most popular arrival train station, Manchester Piccadilly, is located 0.4 miles (587 m) away from the city centre of Manchester.

What train companies go from Holyhead to Manchester?

Take the Holyhead to Manchester train with Arriva Trains Wales or Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check out all possible train companies for the trip from Holyhead to Manchester as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

How many trains are there to Manchester from Holyhead a day?

On average, there are 10 trains a day from Holyhead to Manchester. The train times and services may be different on weekends and holidays compared to weekdays.

When is the earliest train from Holyhead to Manchester? When is the last train from Holyhead to Manchester?

If you prefer early morning trains from Holyhead to Manchester, the first train leaves at 08: 05. If you prefer late night trains from Holyhead to Manchester, the last train of the day leaves at 11: 50. Omio shows you the latest train from Holyhead to Manchester schedule to help you book the best departure time for this trip.

How early should I purchase Holyhead to Manchester train tickets to get the best deals?

In general, we recommend booking tickets for trains in advance to score the best deals from all possible train companies offering this route and save money. If you book train tickets from Holyhead to Manchester within the next 7 days, you can find tickets to cost on average £42 one way. To find the best prices for this trip, consider booking your train ticket from Holyhead to Manchester a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

Holyhead
Manchester
The major railway station for departures from Holyhead is Holyhead. Read all the information you need to know about services, amenities and connections at Holyhead for your trip from Holyhead to Manchester.