There are 7 ways to get from Barrow in Furness to Dublin by car, car ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry 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  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Barrow in Furness to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$82 - $106

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Barrow-in-Furness, Town Hall to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre) X6 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kendal to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880

$40 - $49

5 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  9 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$117 - $196

Train, car ferry via Llandudno Junction  •  10 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Preston
  2. Take the train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Llandudno Junction
  4. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
  5. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$116 - $174

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
  3. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB

$54 - $195

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly  •  6 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
  3. Take the bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
  4. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB) LPL - DUB

$62 - $281

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Carnforth
  2. Take the train from Carnforth to Shipley
  3. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Dublin (DUB) LBA - DUB

$50 - $216

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barrow in Furness to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £30 - £40 and takes 17 h 37 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barrow in Furness to Dublin is to train and fly which costs £40 - £160 and takes 6 h 14 min.

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The distance between Barrow in Furness and Dublin is 135 miles.

It takes approximately 6 h 46 min to get from Barrow in Furness to Dublin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Barrow in Furness to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Barrow-in-Furness, Town Hall and arriving at Dublin via Kendal and Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 37 min.

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Barrow in Furness to Dublin bus services, operated by Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire, arrive at Kendal station.

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Map of how to get from Barrow in Furness to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 135.5 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 46 min

What companies run services between Barrow in Furness, England and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Barrow in Furness to Dublin. However, you can take the drive to Holyhead then take the car ferry to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Barrow in Furness to Dublin via Lancaster, Warrington Bank Quay, Chester, Holyhead, and Holyhead in around 9 h 57 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $240
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Preston
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$20 - $30
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carnforth to Shipley
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $25
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Train from Preston to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $30
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $30
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $23
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $17
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$10 - $15
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $26
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $29
Bus operators
Stagecoach Cumbria & North Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
cumbrianorthlancs.enquiries@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Barrow-in-Furness, Town Hall to Kendal, Bus Station (Ken) (Westmorland Shopping Centre)
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13
Website
stagecoachbus.com
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Kendal to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester Sackville Street to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
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
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $160
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$40

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