How to get to Holyhead from Southampton

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from Southampton to Holyhead

How to get to Holyhead from Southampton by train, bus, flight or ferry.

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The best way to travel from Southampton to Holyhead is by taking a train because it’s the best combination of price and speed.

Transport for Wales
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:15Holyhead station (HHD)
1 change
Transport for Wales
Southampton Central (SOU)
16:15Holyhead station (HHD)
1 change
Avanti West Coast
Southampton Central (SOU)
23:39Holyhead station (HHD)
2 changes
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Transport for Wales
Southampton Central (SOU)
18:22Holyhead station (HHD)
1 change
Transport for Wales
Southampton Central (SOU)
20:20Holyhead station (HHD)
1 change
Transport for Wales
Southampton Central (SOU)
21:43Holyhead station (HHD)
1 change

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Travel Information to Holyhead from Southampton

distanceDistance215 miles
modeAvailable travel modesTrain
priceTicket price range£48 - £48
cheapestCheapest modeTrain • £48 • 6 h 17 min
fastestFastest modeTrain • £48 • 6 h 17 min
carriersPopular travel companiesTransport for Wales

Travel 215 miles by train to Holyhead from Southampton. Transport for Wales is the main travel provider operating this journey. Travellers can even take a direct train from Southampton to Holyhead.

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FAQs: Southampton to Holyhead

FAQs: 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 Southampton to Holyhead.

You can travel between Southampton and Holyhead by train.

A train is the cheapest way to get from Southampton to Holyhead with average ticket prices of £48.

The fastest way to travel from Southampton to Holyhead is by train with an average journey time of 6 h 17 min.

Holyhead is approximately 215 miles away from Southampton.

The average frequency per day from Southampton to Holyhead is:

  • 6 trains per day.

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

These are the most popular departure and arrival points when travelling from Southampton to Holyhead:

  • Most travellers catch their train from Southampton Central and arrive in Holyhead.

Let Omio help you find the best company to travel with to Holyhead from Southampton:

  • You can go to Holyhead from Southampton by train with Transport for Wales, Virgin Trains or CrossCountry. You'll see cheap train tickets for £48 with CrossCountry from Southampton to Holyhead on Omio.

Yes, there is a direct service from Southampton to Holyhead:

  • You can travel directly by train with.

Direct services to Holyhead tend to save you time and add more convenience as you won't need to transfer at another stop in between, so it's worth paying attention to before booking tickets for your trip.

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

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