Birmingham International to Holyhead by train

  • First train
    07:09
  • Last train
    22:40
  • Avg changes
    0
  • Fastest journey
    3hr 40m
  • Distance
    217 kilometres
  • Trains per day
    4
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 3m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Birmingham International to Holyhead by train

Fast trains from Birmingham International to Holyhead take around 3 hours and 40 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 217 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Birmingham International and Holyhead.

1. Are there direct trains from Birmingham International to Holyhead?

Direct trains from Birmingham International to Holyhead have been found.

We usually find around 4 direct trains on the route from Birmingham International to Holyhead every weekday.

Trains usually run with a similar frequency on weekends.

2. How long is the train journey from Birmingham International to Holyhead?

The Birmingham International to Holyhead train travel time is normally about 3 hours and 40 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

3. What are the Birmingham International to Holyhead train times and schedule?

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Holyhead is usually scheduled to depart Birmingham International around 09:10 and the last train is around 15:09. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Birmingham International around 07:09, and the last at 22:40.

When to book Birmingham International 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 International to Holyhead by train.

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Which train companies operate between Birmingham International and Holyhead?

More than one train company operates on the route from Birmingham International to Holyhead, 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.