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Holyhead to Newport by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 6m
  • Distance
    221 kilometres
  • Trains per Day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 30m
  • Train Operators

Travelling from Holyhead to Newport by train

Fast trains from Holyhead to Newport take around 4 hours and 6 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 221 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Holyhead and Newport.

1. Are there direct trains from Holyhead to Newport?

Direct trains from Holyhead to Newport have been found.

We usually find around 14 direct trains on the route from Holyhead to Newport every weekday.

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 8 departures.

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

The Holyhead to Newport train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 6 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Newport is usually scheduled to depart Holyhead around 04:25 and the last train is around 16:51. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Holyhead around 04:25, and the last at 16:52.

When to book Holyhead to Newport 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 Newport by train.

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Which train companies operate between Holyhead and Newport?

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

Newport to Holyhead by train

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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.