Chester to Holyhead by train
Avg. journey time
Travelling from Chester to Holyhead by train
Fast trains from Chester to Holyhead take around 1 hour and 21 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 117 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Chester and Holyhead.
1. Are there direct trains from Chester to Holyhead?
Direct trains from Chester to Holyhead have been found.
We usually find around 34 direct trains on the route from Chester to Holyhead every weekday.
There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 28 departures.
2. How long is the train journey from Chester to Holyhead?
The Chester to Holyhead train travel time is normally about 1 hour and 21 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.
3. What are the Chester to Holyhead train times and schedule?
On weekdays the earliest direct train to Holyhead is usually scheduled to depart Chester around 06:44 and the last train is around 00:40.
At weekends the first train of the day leaves Chester around 06:20, and the last at 00:40.
What's the Chester to Holyhead train price?
The earlier you book the better, and the cheapest tickets we've found for trains from Chester to Holyhead are $14.59.
Trains departing 30 days in advance will cost around $14 while booking 7 days in advance the price is around $21. Booking on the day of travel is likely to be more expensive, so it is worth booking in advance if you can to save money.
When to book Chester 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 Chester to Holyhead by train.
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Which train companies operate between Chester and Holyhead?
More than one train company operates on the route from Chester to Holyhead, so you’ll be travelling with one or more of the following rail operators:
- Arriva Trains Wales
- Transport For Wales
- Virgin Trains
You can check which train you’ll be travelling on by looking for the train name in search results.
Holyhead to Chester by train