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Holyhead to Leicester by train

The journey from Holyhead to Leicester by train is 152.93 mi and takes 5 hr 13 min. There are 24 connections per day, with the first departure at 12:39 AM and the last at 10:55 PM. It is possible to travel from Holyhead to Leicester by train for as little as $80.57 or as much as $130.64. The best price for this journey is $80.57.

Lowest Price$80.57
Journey Duration5 hr 13 min
Connection per Day24
Lowest Price$80.57
Highest Price$130.64
First Departure12:39 AM
Last Departure10:55 PM
Distance152.93 mi
DepartureHolyhead
ArrivalLeicester
CarriersAvanti West Coast, Transport for WalesMore
Cheap train tickets from Holyhead to Leicester
Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Holyhead to Leicester.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Holyhead to Leicester, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Holyhead to Leicester.

Always check special offers

Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

Best time to book cheap train tickets from Holyhead to Leicester

The cheapest Holyhead - Leicester train tickets can be found for as low as $35.40 if you’re lucky, or $37.73 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as $42.74.

Find the best day to travel to Leicester by train

When travelling to Leicester by train, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

Carriers on this route

Find out more about the carriers on this route.

East Midlands Railway is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the East Midlands region of England. It was formed in 2019, taking over the franchise previously operated by East Midlands Trains. The company operates services on routes including London St Pancras to Sheffield, Nottingham to Liverpool, and Norwich to Liverpool. East Midlands Railway also operates local services within the East Midlands, connecting towns and cities such as Derby, Leicester, and Lincoln.

The Welsh Government owns the non-profit organization Transport for Wales. It is responsible for the procurement and management of passenger rail services in Wales, as well as the development of the Welsh rail network. The company was established in 2018, taking over from Arriva Trains Wales, and operates services across Wales and the Borders. Transport for Wales is a great choice for your journeys within Wales, such as Cardiff to Aberdare or Newport to Swansea, or for your trips in England, like Manchester to Chester or Birmingham to Shrewsbury, and even for your travel between England and Wales.

West Midlands Railway is a train operating company that provides passenger services across the West Midlands region of England.The West Midlands Trains consortium, composed of Abellio, JR East, and Mitsui, won the franchise for the region, leading to the establishment of the service in 2017. The West Midlands Railway offers a variety of services, including longer distance services to cities like London and Liverpool as well as local and regional trains.

Services on board Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales and West Midlands Railway from Holyhead to Leicester
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Holyhead to Leicester CO2 Emissions by Train

Ecology
Train
17.23kg
Bus
18.46kg
Flight
49.22kg
Car
39.38kg
What are the CO2 emissions from Holyhead to Leicester by train? The CO2 emissions from taking the train between Holyhead and Leicester are 17.23kg.
How much CO2 do I save by taking the train between Holyhead and Leicester? By taking the train between Holyhead and Leicester you will save 31.99kg CO2 emissions compared to a flight, 1.23kg compared to a bus and 22.15kg compared to a car.

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a train ticket from Holyhead to Leicester?
A train ticket from Holyhead to Leicester is $104.13. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as $80.57.
What's the cheapest train ticket from Holyhead to Leicester?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Holyhead to Leicester is $80.57. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Holyhead and Leicester by train?
Holyhead to Leicester is 152.93 mi.
How long does the train between Holyhead and Leicester take?
Holyhead to Leicester is on average 5 hr 13 min. However the fastest option will get you there in 0 hr 27 min.
Which companies operate from Holyhead to Leicester?
The train journey from Holyhead to Leicester is covered by 5 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Avanti West Coast, Transport for Wales, West Midlands Railway, CrossCountry, East Midlands Railway and National Rail.
How many train connections per day go from Holyhead to Leicester?
Holyhead to Leicester has 24 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first train from Holyhead to Leicester leave?
The earliest train from Holyhead to Leicester departs at 12:39 AM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last train from Holyhead to Leicester depart?
The latest train from Holyhead to Leicester departs at 10:55 PM. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Holyhead to Leicester in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest train ticket we have found is $80.57 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Holyhead to Leicester?
There are on average 2 direct connection(s) from Holyhead to go to Leicester.
What's the fastest journey time between Holyhead to Leicester by train?
The fastest journey time by train between Holyhead and Leicester is 0 hr 27 min.
Is there a direct train from Holyhead to Leicester?
Yes, there is a direct train between Holyhead and Leicester.
What are the CO2 emissions for Holyhead to Leicester by train?
The train journey from Holyhead to Leicester creates 17.23kg of CO2 emissions.

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