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from Holyhead to Edinburgh

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Travel Information between Holyhead and Edinburgh

distanceDistance191 miles (308 km)
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
fastestFastest modeTrain • £113 • 5 h 37 min
carriersPopular travel companiesAvanti West Coast

Take a train to travel 191 miles (308 km) between Holyhead and Edinburgh. Avanti West Coast is the main travel provider operating this trip. Travellers can even take a direct from Holyhead to Edinburgh.

Travel Tips: Travel from Holyhead to Edinburgh

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How do I go from Holyhead to Edinburgh?

Your travel option from Holyhead to Edinburgh includes taking a train.

How far is Edinburgh from Holyhead?

Edinburgh is approximately 191 miles (308 km) away from Holyhead.

Where do people depart from and arrive in when travelling from Holyhead to Edinburgh?

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

  • Trains mostly leave from Holyhead and tend to arrive in Edinburgh Waverley.

Who can get me from Holyhead to Edinburgh?

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Holyhead to Edinburgh, then we'll help you find the best value travel company for you:

  • Travel with Avanti West Coast for trains to Edinburgh. If you’re looking for a good deal on tickets, check for Avanti West Coast Holyhead to Edinburgh tickets on Omio for £113.

What other popular destinations should I add to my itinerary for my trip to Edinburgh from Holyhead?

Many of our customers travelling from Holyhead to Edinburgh don't make Edinburgh their final stop. Some of the destinations worth visiting after are London, Glasgow or Manchester, either of which you could add to your Holyhead and Edinburgh trip itinerary. Check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel from Edinburgh to any of these top destinations today!

How early should I buy tickets to Edinburgh from Holyhead online for the best deals?

Before travelling from Holyhead to Edinburgh, 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 train ticket is on average £113 one way for this route.

But we recommend booking Holyhead to Edinburgh 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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