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Travelling from Holyhead to Manchester by train

Fast trains from Holyhead to Manchester take around 2 hours and 49 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 160 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Holyhead and Manchester.

Are there direct trains from Holyhead to Manchester?

Direct trains from Holyhead to Manchester have been found.

We usually find around 3 direct trains on the route from Holyhead to Manchester every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found at least one departure.

How long is the train journey from Holyhead to Manchester?

The Holyhead to Manchester train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 49 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

What are the Holyhead to Manchester train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Manchester is usually scheduled to depart Holyhead around 05:14 and the last train is around 13:07. At weekends the only direct train usually departs Holyhead around 04:25.

When to book Holyhead to Manchester 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 Holyhead to Manchester by train.

Which train companies operate between Holyhead and Manchester?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Transport For Wales

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 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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