There are 3 ways to get from Aberystwyth to Dublin by car, car ferry, bus, train or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Drive, car ferry  •  5 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Aberystwyth to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$62 - $77

2 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  8 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) T2
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$80 - $109

Train, fly  •  6 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB) BHX - DUB

$79 - $238

What companies run services between Aberystwyth, Wales and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Aberystwyth to Dublin. However, you can take the drive to Holyhead then take the car ferry to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Aberystwyth to Dublin via Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station), Bangor (Gwynedd), Holyhead, and Holyhead in around 8 h 42 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Aberystwyth to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
3 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
First Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$29
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $45
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$150 - $180
On Foot
$40 - $45
car
$122
Passenger
$43

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Aberystwyth to Dublin?

The distance between Aberystwyth and Dublin is 178 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Dublin?

The cheapest way to get from Aberystwyth to Dublin is to drive and car ferry which costs £40 - £55 and takes 5 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Aberystwyth to Dublin?

The quickest way to get from Aberystwyth to Dublin is to drive and car ferry which takes 5 h 29 min and costs £40 - £55.

How long does it take to get from Aberystwyth to Dublin?

It takes approximately 5 h 29 min to get from Aberystwyth to Dublin, including transfers.