How to get from Birmingham to Holyhead

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Travel Information from Birmingham to Holyhead

distanceDistance126 miles
modeAvailable travel modesCoach, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeTrain • £19 • 3 h 20 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAvanti West Coast or Avanti West Coast

Travel 126 miles by coach, flight, ferry or train from Birmingham to Holyhead. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Avanti West Coast or Avanti West Coast among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Birmingham to Holyhead.

Travel Tips: Travel from Birmingham to Holyhead

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 Birmingham to Holyhead.
FAQs

There are 4 ways to get from Birmingham to Holyhead: coach, flight, ferry or train.

A flight service offers the cheapest way to travel from Birmingham to Holyhead, which costs on average £1.

This is compared to other ways of getting to Holyhead:

A flight is £64 less than a coach for this trip with tickets for a coach from Birmingham to Holyhead costing on average £64.

A flight journey is usually £1 less than a journey to Holyhead by ferry, which costs on average £1 for the same trip.

A flight journey is usually £19 less than a journey to Holyhead by train, which costs on average £19 for the same trip.

The fastest way from Birmingham to Holyhead is by train with an average journey time of 3 h 20 min.

Other travel options between Birmingham and Holyhead can usually take longer:

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The distance between Birmingham and Holyhead is around 126 miles.

The average frequency per day from Birmingham to Holyhead is:

  • Around 13 trains per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your route to Holyhead from Birmingham as scheduled services by coach, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points for travellers from Birmingham to Holyhead:

  • Coaches most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham, Coach Station and arrive in Holyhead at Holyhead, Railway Station.
  • Trains most often depart from Birmingham at Birmingham New Street and arrive in Holyhead at Holyhead.

Omio works with many trusted partners that can help you travel the best way from Birmingham to Holyhead:

  • You can travel from Birmingham to Holyhead by coach with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £64 with Avanti West Coast from Birmingham to Holyhead.
  • You can travel from Birmingham to Holyhead by train with Avanti West Coast. You can find cheap tickets on Omio for £19 with Avanti West Coast from Birmingham to Holyhead.
Many of our customers travelling from Birmingham to Holyhead don't make Holyhead their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Liverpool or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Birmingham and Holyhead trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Holyhead to any of these top destinations today!

Before travelling from Birmingham to Holyhead, it’s good to know what ticket you can book and how much it will cost in the next 7 days:

  • The price of a coach ticket for this trip is on average £64 one way.
  • The price of a plane ticket for this route is on average £1 one way.
  • The price of a ferry ticket for this route is on average £1 one way.
  • The price of a train ticket is £19 one way on average for this trip.

But we recommend booking Birmingham to Holyhead tickets online a few months before your planned travel date to score the best deals and save money on your trip.

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