There are 6 ways to get from Barrow in Furness to Ireland by car, car ferry, train, plane or bus

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 55 min

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

$83 - $109

Cheapest option

Train, train to Leeds Bradford, fly  •  7 h 35 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

$51 - $209

4 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man
  3. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Dublin

$62 - $169

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  6 h 18 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

$55 - $192

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly  •  6 h 46 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

$63 - $274

Train, train to Carlisle, fly  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Take the train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
  2. Take the train from Lancaster to Carlisle
  3. Fly from Carlisle (CAX) to Dublin (DUB) CAX - DUB

$95 - $335

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Barrow in Furness to Ireland is to train and fly which costs £35 - £160 and takes 7 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from Barrow in Furness to Ireland is to train and fly which takes 5 h 55 min and costs £70 - £260.

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The distance between Barrow in Furness and Ireland is 343 km.

It takes approximately 6 h 55 min to get from Barrow in Furness to Ireland, including transfers.

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

There is no direct connection from Barrow in Furness to Dublin. However, you can take the drive to Holyhead, take the car ferry to Dublin, then take the drive to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Barrow in Furness to Dublin via Lancaster, Lancaster City Centre, Bus Station (Bus Station Std 16), Heysham, Combermere Road (school), Heysham, Douglas, Isle of Man, and Dublin in around 10 h 45 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
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
Loganair
Website
loganair.co.uk
Flights from Carlisle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $210
Train operators
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Lancaster
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$18 - $27
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Barrow-in-Furness to Carnforth
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Carnforth to Shipley
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
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 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$12 - $18
Off-Peak Day Single
$20 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Lancaster to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $30
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$11 - $16
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $27
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $30
Train from Lancaster to Carlisle
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Bus operators
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 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $43
car
$116
Passenger
$41
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Heysham to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$20 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Single offer
$35
Standard fare
$62

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