How to get from Liverpool to Holyhead

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Travel Information to Holyhead from Liverpool

distanceDistance68 miles (110 km)
modeAvailable travel modesCoach or train
priceTicket price range£15 - £44
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £15 • 2 h 18 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £15 • 2 h 18 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransport for Wales or Arriva Trains Wales

Travel 68 miles (110 km) by coach or train between Liverpool and Holyhead. If speed is a priority, then a train is the best option with an average duration of 2 h 18 min; whereas, if saving money is more important, then a train is the best option with prices starting as low as £15. The most popular travel providers which serve this route are Transport for Wales or Arriva Trains Wales among others. Travellers can even take a direct from Liverpool to Holyhead.

Travel Tips: Travel from Liverpool 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 Liverpool to Holyhead.

There are 2 ways that you can travel from Liverpool to Holyhead. You can take a coach or train.

Train services offer the cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Holyhead. Tickets for a train cost on average £15.

This is compared to other travel options to Holyhead:

A train is generally £29 less than a coach for the same trip. A coach costs on average £44 from Liverpool to Holyhead.

The fastest way from Liverpool to Holyhead is by train with an average journey time of 2 h 18 min.

Other travel options from Liverpool to Holyhead can usually take longer:

In comparison, getting to Holyhead by coach can take on average 3 h 13 min.

Holyhead is approximately 68 miles (110 km) away from Liverpool.

The average frequency per day from Liverpool to Holyhead is:

  • 10 trains a day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Liverpool and Holyhead as scheduled services by coach or train can vary by season or day of the week.

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

  • Coaches mostly leave from Liverpool, Liverpool One and tend to arrive in Holyhead, Railway Station.
  • Trains mostly depart from Liverpool Lime Street and arrive in Holyhead.

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

  • Travel with Transport for Wales to go to Holyhead by coach. For a good deal on tickets, you can find Transport for Wales Liverpool to Holyhead tickets on Omio for £44.
  • Arriva Trains Wales can take you to Holyhead by train. If searching for a good deal on trains, you can find tickets for Arriva Trains Wales from Liverpool to Holyhead for £15.
Your journey from Liverpool to Holyhead doesn't have to end in Holyhead. Many of our customers like to extend their holidays to explore other popular destinations like London, Manchester or Birmingham. If you’d like to add London, Manchester or Birmingham to your Liverpool to Holyhead trip, check Omio for the best and cheapest ways to travel to any of these top destinations from Holyhead today!

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

  • The price of a coach ticket is on average £44 one way for this journey.
  • The price of a train ticket is £15 one way on average for this route.

But we recommend booking Liverpool 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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