Stafford to Holyhead by train

  • First train
  • Last train
  • Avg changes
  • Fastest journey
    2hr 19m
  • Distance
    177 kilometres
  • Trains per day
  • Avg. journey time
    2hr 31m
  • Train operators

Travelling from Stafford to Holyhead by train

Fast trains from Stafford to Holyhead take around 2 hours and 19 minutes, covering a distance of approximately 177 kilometres. There are frequent services on the rail route between Stafford and Holyhead.

1. Are there direct trains from Stafford to Holyhead?

Direct trains from Stafford to Holyhead have been found.

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

There are typically fewer departures at weekends, when we found around 2 departures.

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

The Stafford to Holyhead train travel time is normally about 2 hours and 19 minutes, whatever time you make the journey.

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

On weekdays the earliest direct train to Holyhead is usually scheduled to depart Stafford around 06:01 and the last train is around 23:43. At weekends the first train of the day leaves Stafford around 06:01, and the last at 23:31.

When to book Stafford 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 Stafford to Holyhead by train.

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Which train companies operate between Stafford and Holyhead?

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

  • Arriva Trains Wales
  • Avanti West Coast
  • 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.