Trains from
Aberdeen to Holyhead

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  1. on time
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    05:48
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    08:24
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    08:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 8 estimated
    11:39
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:28
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:56
    Chester
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:25
    Chester
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:17
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  2. Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    08:20
    Aberdeen
    Platform 4 estimated
    10:48
    Haymarket
    Platform 1 estimated
    10:57
    Haymarket
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:39
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    13:45
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 1 estimated
    14:09
    Chester
    Platform 6 estimated
    14:27
    Chester
    Platform 3 estimated
    16:06
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  3. Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:04
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    11:37
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 19 estimated
    12:12
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 7 estimated
    13:32
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    13:49
    Carlisle
    Platform 4 estimated
    15:21
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    15:39
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:05
    Chester
    Platform 6 estimated
    16:28
    Chester
    Platform 4 estimated
    18:21
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    4 changes
    Peak
  4. Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    09:52
    Aberdeen
    Platform 5 estimated
    12:26
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 2 estimated
    12:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    15:39
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    16:26
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 1 estimated
    16:55
    Chester
    Platform 3 estimated
    17:26
    Chester
    Platform 3 estimated
    19:17
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak
  5. Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    12:07
    Aberdeen
    Platform 3 estimated
    14:30
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 15 estimated
    14:52
    Edinburgh (Waverley)
    Platform 9 estimated
    17:39
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    17:47
    Warrington Bank Quay
    Platform 2 estimated
    18:19
    Chester
    Platform 5 estimated
    18:26
    Chester
    Platform 4 estimated
    20:20
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    Holyhead
    Platform 2 estimated
    3 changes
    Peak

Journey information from Aberdeen to Holyhead

  • Train Fares from: £165.50
  • Fastest route:
  • Slowest route:
  • Average journey time:
  • Changes: 2 to 4
  • How long does it take to travel from Aberdeen to Holyhead by train?

    The average journey time between Aberdeen and Holyhead is . On an average weekday, there are 10 trains travelling from Aberdeen to Holyhead. The journey time may be longer on weekends and holidays.

    Avg. Duration
  • What is the fastest journey from Aberdeen to Holyhead by train?

    The fastest journey time by train is .

  • How much does the train from Aberdeen to Holyhead cost?

    Train tickets from Aberdeen to Holyhead can start from as little as £165.50 when you book in advance and are usually more expensive when purchased on the day. Prices can also vary depending the time of day, route and class you book.

  • Are there direct trains from Aberdeen to Holyhead?

    No, it is not possible to travel from Aberdeen to Holyhead without having to change trains. Use our journey planner above to get direct train times from Aberdeen to Holyhead.

    No direct trains possible
  • What is the distance between Aberdeen and Holyhead?

    The distance between Aberdeen and Holyhead is 283 miles.

    Distance: 283 miles
  • What time is the first train from Aberdeen to Holyhead?

    The first train from Aberdeen to Holyhead departs at .

    What time is the last train from Aberdeen to Holyhead?

    The last train from Aberdeen to Holyhead departs at .

    First train
    Last train
    No sleeper services are available. There may also be fewer services on weekends and public holidays; use the Journey Planner above to search for a specific train on your chosen travel date.
  • If you're like us, you've probably seen the sheer number of ticket types available in the UK and wondered ''Why are there so many?!'' Well, luckily we've put together a handy guide to all the variations of train ticket you may encounter on your travels.

    *Please note that not all types of train tickets are available for every journey. Factors such as the time, date and train company you'll be using can affect the availability of each one.

Aberdeen to Holyhead timetable

Check out the next trains departing from Aberdeen to Holyhead for Thursday 20th Feb 2020. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here.

DepartsArrivesDuration
05:4815:179h 29m, 3 changes
08:2016:067h 46m, 3 changes
09:0418:219h 17m, 4 changes
09:5219:179h 25m, 3 changes
12:0720:208h 13m, 3 changes

If you’re looking for the return train journey, check out trains from Holyhead to Aberdeen.

How to find cheap train tickets from Aberdeen to Holyhead

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**Average savings on Advance fares booked at least one week before day of travel vs Anytime fares purchased on day of travel. Subject to availability. Excludes coach.
Advance adult single fare. Excludes booking fee. Prices seen by Trainline customers in the last 30 days. Availability limited.