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Train info from Euston London to Holyhead

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Train info from Euston London to Holyhead

1) I am traveling by Railsail from London Euston to Holyhead. I have to change Train at Crewe and there is only 13 minutes time. Similarly, at Chester is 12 minutes time. Is it enough time to go from one platform to another to catch the train?

Leg 1

Departs from London Euston at 07:35

Arrives at Crewe at 09:10

Train Operator: Virgin Trains

Leg 2

Departs from Crewe at 09:23

Arrives at Chester at 09:46

Train Operator: Arriva Trains Wales

Leg 3

Departs from Chester at 09:58

Arrives at Holyhead at 11:20

Catering: Trolley Service

Train Operator: Arriva Trains Wales

Leg 4

Departs from Holyhead at 11:50

Arrives at Dublin Port (Irish Ferries) at 13:39

Transport for this leg is via Ferry

Train Operator: Arriva Trains Wales

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1. Re: Train info from Euston London to Holyhead

Should be plenty of time providing the trains are on time.

Like any train in Europe they won't stop for long so you need to be ready with your bags by the exit door when the train stops. There will normally be an announcement on the Virgin train from London to say that the train will arrive at Crewe in a few minutes.

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2. Re: Train info from Euston London to Holyhead

If it helps, ample time at Chester.

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3. Re: Train info from Euston London to Holyhead

At Crewe you should arrive into platform 6 or 11 from London. The train to Chester will depart from one of the terminus platforms 9 or 10 which are in between platforms 6 and 11.

You won't have to walk far or even have to use the lifts or footbridge.

The train from Chester to Holyhead could leave from platforms 3 or 4, in which case you might have to use the footbridge. Lifts are available.

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4. Re: Train info from Euston London to Holyhead

The National Rail journey planners include a 'minimum connection time' for each station (which is 10 mins for Crewe) so you should have time.

The National Rail and some train company planners have an option for 'extra time to change' or if you are elderly or disabled there is a Travel Assistance service where someone can help you with your luggage between platforms.

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5. Re: Train info from Euston London to Holyhead

I normally recommend the 09:10 Mon-Fri or 08:50 Sats direct train from London Euston to Holyhead with zero changes, connecting with the superb all-weather ship 'Ulysses' arriving Dublin 17:25.

Sod's Law says that at this time of year, even if you make these connections (which I'm sure you will), the 'Swift' fast ferry will be cancelled because of the weather (wave height over 1 metre and it's cancelled) and you'll end up on the reliable all-weather Ulsyses anyway.

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