Holyhead to Dublin by train Find train times and tickets

  • First train
    11:30
  • Last train
    17:15
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    1hr 49m

Travelling from Holyhead to Dublin by train

The fastest trains from Holyhead to Dublin take around 1 hour and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 105 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Holyhead and Dublin.

Direct trains run between Holyhead and Dublin.

We usually find around 5 direct trains on the route from Holyhead to Dublin every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 4 departures. The duration is normally about 1 hour and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Dublin is usually scheduled to depart Holyhead around 11:30 and the last train is around 17:15. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Holyhead around 11:50, and the last at 17:15.

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

When to book Holyhead to Dublin train tickets?

Trains for this journey 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 Holyhead to Dublin by train.

Which trains operate between Holyhead and Dublin?

Arriva Trains Wales is the rail operator that operates on the route from Holyhead to Dublin.

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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