Newport to Holyhead by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    4hr 10m
  • Distance
    221 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    4hr 43m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Newport to Holyhead by train

Fast trains from Newport to Holyhead take around 4 hours and 10 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 221 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Newport and Holyhead.

1. Are there direct trains from Newport to Holyhead?

Direct trains from Newport to Holyhead have been found.

We usually find around 13 direct trains on the route from Newport to Holyhead every weekday.

Trains are typically more frequent on weekends, when we found around 15 departures.

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

The Newport to Holyhead train travel time is normally about 4 hours and 10 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Holyhead is usually scheduled to depart Newport around 07:35 and the last train is around 19:54. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Newport around 05:34, and the last at 17:35.

When to book Newport 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 Newport to Holyhead by train.

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Which train companies operate between Newport and Holyhead?

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