Birmingham to Holyhead by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    05:30
  • Last train
    22:55
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 50m

Travelling from Birmingham to Holyhead by train

Fast trains from Birmingham to Holyhead take around 2 hours and 50 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 206 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham and Holyhead.

Are there direct trains from Birmingham to Holyhead?

Direct trains from Birmingham to Holyhead have been found.

We usually find around 6 direct trains on the route from Birmingham to Holyhead every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 4 departures.

How long is the train journey from Birmingham to Holyhead?

The Birmingham to Holyhead train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 50 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Birmingham to Holyhead train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Holyhead is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham around 05:30 and the last train is around 22:52. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham around 05:30, and the last at 22:55.

Route map is indicative only and may differ from the optimal route. Actual routes will be displayed when searching.

When to book Birmingham to Holyhead train tickets?

Trains in the UK usually open for booking around 3 months in advance. If booking is not yet open for your dates then you can set a booking alert to receive an email on the day that the cheapest tickets are released for your journey from Birmingham to Holyhead by train.

Which train companies operate between Birmingham and Holyhead?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham to Holyhead, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Virgin Trains

You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.

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Child and youth passengers

The definition of "Child" and "Youth" varies by country and rail operator. This is why we ask for the age of young passengers.

Sometimes children below a certain age can travel without a seat for free. If you want to guarantee a seat for child passengers, enter '6' as the age of the child.

Read more about child and youth passenger ages. See also youth discounts and railcards.

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