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Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 15m
  • Distance
    135 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 46m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows by train

Fast trains from Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows take around 2 hours and 15 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 135 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Holyhead and Newton-le-Willows.

1. Are there direct trains from Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows?

Journeys between Holyhead and Newton-le-Willows usually involve one change of train.

We usually find around 22 departures on the route from Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows every weekday that leave enough time to change trains without waiting around for longer than necessary.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 16 departures.

2. How long is the train journey from Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows?

The Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 15 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest train to Newton-le-Willows is usually scheduled to depart Holyhead around 04:48 and the last train is around 20:32. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Holyhead around 06:52, and the last at 19:40.

When to book Holyhead to Newton-le-Willows 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 Newton-le-Willows by train.

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Which train companies operate between Holyhead and Newton-le-Willows?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Northern Rail
  • Transport For 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 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.