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There are 5 ways to get from Annecy to Cliffs of Moher by bus, plane, car or car ferry

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Bus to Geneva, fly to Shannon  •  10h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Shannon (SNN) GVA - SNN

€56 - €209

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Bus to Geneva, fly to Dublin, bus  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Dublin (DUB) GVA - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

€67 - €169

Bus to Geneva, fly to Knock, bus  •  15h 29m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Knock (NOC) GVA - NOC
  3. Take the bus from Knock Airport, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
  4. Take the bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Cliffs of Moher, stop 350531

€68 - €248

Bus to Lyon, fly to Dublin, bus  •  12h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Annecy to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
  2. Fly from Lyon (LYS) to Dublin (DUB) LYS - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

€70 - €139

Drive, car ferry  •  27h 36m

  1. Drive from Annecy to Roscoff
  2. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
  3. Drive from Cork Port to Cliffs of Moher

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  • Negative Covid-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival or 14-day mandatory self-quarantine
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cliffs of Moher is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cliffs of Moher is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Cliffs of Moher is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

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The cost-effective way to get from Annecy to Cliffs of Moher is to bus and fly, which costs €65 - €170 and takes 12h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Annecy to Cliffs of Moher is to bus and fly which costs €55 - €210 and takes 10h 31m.

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The distance between Annecy and Cliffs of Moher is 1367 km.

It takes approximately 10h 31m to get from Annecy to Cliffs of Moher, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Geneva Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 5m and has one stopover.

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British Airways, Swiss, Jet2.com and three other airlines offer flights from Geneva Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Cliffs of Moher. Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Annecy to Cliffs of Moher.
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  • Distance: 1367.1 km
  • Duration: 10h 31m

What companies run services between Annecy, France and Cliffs of Moher, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Annecy to Cliffs of Moher. However, you can take the bus to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière, take the walk to Geneva airport, fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon Airport, stop 609581, take the line 343 bus to Ennis Station, stop 635341, take the bus to Cliffs of Moher, stop 350531, then take the walk to Cliffs of Moher. Alternatively, you can take the bus to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière, take the walk to Geneva airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, take the bus to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay, take the bus to Dunnes, Friars Walk, take the walk to Ennis Station, stop 635341, take the bus to Cliffs of Moher, stop 350531, then take the walk to Cliffs of Moher.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Geneva to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€95 - €400
Flights from Geneva to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €250
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 35m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€130 - €490
Flights from Geneva to Knock via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 22m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €480
Flights from Lyon to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €420
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Monday and Tuesday
Estimated price
€110 - €470
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Geneva to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Geneva to Shannon via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
7h 5m
When
Tuesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €290
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€55 - €250
Flights from Geneva to Knock via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€140 - €550
Flights from Lyon to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €420
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Geneva to Shannon via Alicante
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €180
Flights from Geneva to Shannon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 25m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €190
Flights from Geneva to Shannon via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €170
Flights from Geneva to Knock via Palma Mallorca
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€35 - €200
Flights from Geneva to Knock via Malaga
Ave. Duration
9h 50m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €220
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €270
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
5h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €240
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 30m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
€150 - €250
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €260
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€70 - €380
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €380
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Lyon to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€100 - €230
Bus operators
Transalis
Phone
+33 4 50 51 08 51
Email
commercial.crolard@transdev.com
Website
transalis.fr
Bus from Annecy, Eglise Des Fins to Genève-Aéroport, gare routière
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Transalis
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €24
Website
Citylink
Standard
€14 - €21
Web Fare
€12 - €18
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Knock Airport, stop 553081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Cliffs of Moher, stop 350531
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Bus Eireann
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Annecy to Lyon Saint Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€9 - €11
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Blablabus

As the bus subsidiary of French railway SNCF, Ouibus offers eco-friendly coaches serving 35 French cities and 10 European cities at affordable fares. Ouibus journeys are safe and comfortable, with the four-star coaches offering power outlets, restrooms and WiFi. All Ouibus stations are located close to town centres for easy access to public transport. Getting on one of the 130 daily journeys is easy - electronic travel documents include your ticket and a personalised mini-guide with handy information.

Contact Details
Phone
0890715298
Website
ouibus.com
Bus from Annecy to Lyon - Saint-Exupéry Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Blablabus
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
+353 21 427 7801
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.ie
Website
brittanyferries.ie
Car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Brittany Ferries

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