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There are 11 ways to get from Bath to Limerick by train, plane, bus, car ferry, bus and ferry or car

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

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Shannon  •  6h 23m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Shannon (SNN) LHR - SNN

111€ - 394€

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Fly Bristol to Dublin, bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dublin (DUB) BRS - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

43€ - 161€

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Fly Bristol to Cork, bus  •  7h 1m

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Cork (ORK) BRS - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Henry St

76€ - 245€

Train to Bristol, fly to Shannon  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Shannon (SNN) BRS - SNN

48€ - 290€

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly to Shannon  •  7h 24m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Reading
  2. Take the train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Shannon (SNN) LGW - SNN

82€ - 294€

Train to Birmingham, fly to Shannon  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Shannon (SNN) BHX - SNN

92€ - 327€

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Cork, bus  •  8h

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cork (ORK) LHR - ORK
  3. Take the bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Henry St

109€ - 399€

Train, car ferry, bus  •  14h 55m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard Harbour
  3. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  4. Take the bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 40 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station 55

Train, car ferry, bus via Tipperary  •  15h 39m

  1. Take the train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard Harbour
  3. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  4. Take the bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 40 / ...
  5. Take the train from Waterford to Limerick Junction

Bus, bus and ferry  •  16h 18m

  1. Take the bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay 300

56€ - 88€

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 50m

  1. Drive from Bath to Fishguard
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Drive from Rosslare to Limerick

88€ - 113€

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The cheapest way to get from Bath to Limerick is to fly and bus which costs £35 - £150 and takes 7h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Bath to Limerick is to train and fly which costs £40 - £260 and takes 4h 58m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bath to Limerick. However, there are services departing from Bath City Centre, Westgate Buildings and arriving at Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay via Bristol Bus & Coach Station, Birmingham and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16h 18m.

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The distance between Bath and Limerick is 282 miles.

The best way to get from Bath to Limerick without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 14h 55m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 23m to get from Bath to Limerick, including transfers.

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Bath to Limerick bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Bristol Bus & Coach Station.

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The quickest flight from London Heathrow Airport to Shannon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 25m.

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Bath to Limerick bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay station.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from London Heathrow Airport to Shannon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bath to Limerick.
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  • Distance: 282.3 miles
  • Duration: 6h 23m

What companies run services between Bath, England and Limerick, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Bath to Limerick. However, you can take the train to London Paddington, take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon, Shannon Airport, then take the line 343 bus to Limerick. Alternatively, you can take the train to Bristol Temple Meads, take the walk to Bristol Temple Meads, take the shuttle to Bristol Airport, take the walk to Bristol airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, then take the bus to Limerick.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
When
Every day
Estimated price
60€ - 550€
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Flights from Bristol to Cork
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
55€ - 420€
Flights from Birmingham to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 390€
Flights from London Heathrow to Cork
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 440€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 210€
Flights from Bristol to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
35€ - 270€
Flights from London Gatwick to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
28€ - 270€
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bath Spa to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
50€ - 90€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
27€ - 45€
Advanced Single
28€ - 40€
Anytime Day Single
50€ - 90€
Train from Bath Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
12m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
5€ - 10€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
5€ - 9€
Advanced Single
6€ - 10€
Anytime Day Single
5€ - 10€
Train from Bath Spa to Reading
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
30€ - 60€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
19€ - 29€
Advanced Single
20€ - 29€
Anytime Day Single
30€ - 60€
Train from Reading to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
24€ - 45€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
14€ - 23€
Advanced Single
16€ - 23€
Anytime Day Single
24€ - 45€
Train from Bath Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
23€ - 45€
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
14€ - 22€
Advanced Single
15€ - 22€
Anytime Day Single
23€ - 45€
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard Harbour
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
40€ - 65€
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
19€ - 27€
Anytime Day Single
40€ - 65€
First Anytime Day Single
65€ - 100€
Bus operators
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
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
14€ - 21€
Web Fare
12€ - 18€
Bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Henry St
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 15€
Website
Citylink
Standard
10€ - 15€
Web Fare
8€ - 12€
Bus Éireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
National Express

National Express Coaches are a quick and convenient way of travelling around the UK. Over 550 National Express coaches run on Britain's roads every day, serving over 900 destinations across the UK. National Express Coaches carry around 19 million passenger journeys every year. For added convenience, National Express operate coach services to all major UK airports 24 hours per day, and is on its way to being 100% wheelchair accessible. The company also has a 24-hour control centre that receives a GPS signal to update on location, speed and the temperature inside coaches, ensuring the smoothest journey possible.

Contact Details
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Bristol Bus & Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 23€
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National Express
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
30€ - 45€
Book at
National Express
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 14€
Website
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
17€ - 21€
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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