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There are 11 ways to get from Bern to Cliffs of Moher by train, plane, bus, car, car ferry or bus and ferry

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 Basel, fly to Shannon  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Shannon (SNN) BSL - SNN

$154 - $449

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Train to Basel, fly to Dublin, bus  •  11 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB
  2. Fly from Basel (BSL) to Dublin (DUB) BSL - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk

$119 - $424

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Train to Zurich, fly to Shannon  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Shannon (SNN) ZRH - SNN

$179 - $427

Train to Zurich, fly to Dublin, bus  •  11 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
  2. Fly from Zurich (ZRH) to Dublin (DUB) ZRH - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk

$139 - $362

Train to Geneva, fly to Dublin, bus  •  12 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
  2. Fly from Geneva (GVA) to Dublin (DUB) GVA - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk

$126 - $325

Train, drive, car ferry  •  36 h 32 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Nantes Tgv
  4. Drive from Gare Maritime to Roscoff
  5. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Rosslare
  6. Drive from Rosslare to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$356 - $488

Train, bus and ferry, drive, car ferry  •  38 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Lille Europe Tgv
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Cherbourg
  5. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Rosslare
  6. Drive from Rosslare to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$368 - $531

Train, bus and ferry, drive, car ferry via Gare de Basel-SBB  •  38 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Mulhouse Ville to Lille Europe Tgv
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Calais
  4. Drive from Calais to Cherbourg
  5. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Rosslare
  6. Drive from Rosslare to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$375 - $539

Bus, train, car ferry, drive  •  45 h 8 min

  1. Take the bus from Bern to Brussels, Brussels-North station
  2. Take the bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Caen 713 / ...
  3. Take the train from Caen to Cherbourg Ic
  4. Take the car ferry from Cherbourg to Rosslare
  5. Drive from Rosslare to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$187 - $300

Drive, car ferry  •  28 h 18 min

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

$250 - $328

Train, bus and ferry, drive, car ferry via Cairnryan  •  27 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Bern to Basel SBB 61 / ...
  2. Take the train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
  3. Take the train from Strasbourg to Lille Europe Tgv
  4. Take the bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
  5. Drive from Folkestone/Dover to Cairnryan
  6. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  7. Drive from Belfast to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$404 - $571

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bern to Cliffs of Moher is to train and fly and bus which costs SFr 110 - SFr 430 and takes 11 h 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bern to Cliffs of Moher is to train and fly which costs SFr 150 - SFr 450 and takes 10 h 30 min.

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The distance between Bern and Cliffs of Moher is 1376 km.

It takes approximately 10 h 30 min to get from Bern to Cliffs of Moher, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Basel Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 15 min and has one stopover.

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easyJet, Ryanair, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Basel Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Cliffs of Moher. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Bern to Cliffs of Moher.
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  • Distance: 859.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bern, Switzerland and Cliffs of Moher, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Bern to Cliffs of Moher. However, you can take the train to Basel SBB, take the walk to Basel, Bahnhof SBB, take the line 50 bus to Basel EuroAirport, take the walk to Basel airport, fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon Airport, take the line 343 bus to Ennis Bus Station, take the bus to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher, then take the walk to Cliffs of Moher. Alternatively, you can take the train to Zürich Flughafen, take the walk to Zurich airport, fly to Shannon, take the walk to Shannon Airport, take the line 343 bus to Ennis Bus Station, take the bus to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher, then take the walk to Cliffs of Moher.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Basel to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $900
Flights from Zurich to Shannon via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Zurich to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $750
Flights from Basel to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Zurich to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$140 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via London City
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Monday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$130 - $440
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Basel to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$270 - $1,200
Flights from Basel to Shannon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 5 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$300 - $1,400
Flights from Zurich to Shannon via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
6 h 35 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $13,000
Flights from Zurich to Shannon via Munich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
8 h 25 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$220 - $13,000
Flights from Basel to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Basel to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Basel to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Zurich to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $470
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Zurich to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 17 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$80 - $600
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $550
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Basel to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 50 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$170 - $700
Flights from Zurich to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $500
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $480
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Zurich to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Zurich to Dublin via Geneva
Ave. Duration
4 h 35 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$130 - $650
Flights from Geneva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $440
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Basel to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$110 - $550
Flights from Basel to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Geneva to Dublin via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Train operators
Swiss Railways (SBB/CFF/FFS)

The national railway company of Switzerland, Swiss Railways operates trains throughout the country and adjacent European nations including Germany, France, Italy and Austria. Tickets are sold in two classes - First and Second - with most long-distance trains offering a bistro car serving beverages and snacks. Individual tickets can be bought easily at stands, while a variety of travel passes are on offer to suit different travel needs. Swiss Railways codeshares with American Airlines and Swiss International Air Lines out of Zurich International Airport.

Contact Details
Website
sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Basel SBB
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Zürich Flughafen
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Bern to Genève-Aéroport
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $90
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Train from Basel SBB to Strasbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
fahrplan.sbb.ch
Schedules at
fahrplan.sbb.ch
inOui TGV
Phone
0033 892 353535
Website
en.oui.sncf
Train from Strasbourg to Nantes
Ave. Duration
4 h 54 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$160 - $180
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$160 - $180
1st Class
$210 - $310
Train from Mulhouse Ville to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
4 h 16 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$130 - $150
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$130 - $150
1st Class
$180 - $260
Train from Strasbourg to Lille Europe
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$110 - $130
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$110 - $130
1st Class
$160 - $230
SNCF

Loosely translated as the French National Railway Corporation, the SNCF is France’s state-owned railway company. It covers the country’s extensive rail network, as well as the TGV and Thalys, France’s two high-speed railway networks. With over 14,000 trains operating daily, it is a fast and efficient way of travelling around the country. The railway network consists of about 32,000km in total, of which 1800km are high-speed lines and 14,500km are electrified.

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Contact Details
Phone
+33 9 70 60 99 70
Website
sncf.com
Train from Caen to Cherbourg
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
en.oui.sncf
2nd Class
$24 - $35
1st Class
$30 - $50
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Eurolines FR
Phone
+ 33 1 41 86 24 21
Website
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Calais
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
Bus and ferry from Lille to Folkestone/Dover
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Schedules at
eurolines.fr
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves over 1400 destinations, in 26 countries including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands, Croatia, Spain, and across Scandinavia and central and eastern Europe. Founded in 2012, Flixbus’ extensive network connects cities with approximately 200,000 trips, with buses often departing every 30 minutes. One of the most affordable ways to get around Europe (and expanding soon into the US), a Flixbus journey is cost-effective, well-connected, comfortable and safe.

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 1807 123 99 123
Email
info@flixbus.de
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Bern to Brussels, Brussels-North station
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Bus from Brussels, Brussels-North station to Caen
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $50
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Roscoff to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $80
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$60 - $70
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$60 - $70
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cherbourg to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
18 h 45 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
$65
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$168
Brittany Ferries
Website
brittanyferries.ie
Car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
Ave. Duration
15 h
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$80
Schedules at
brittanyferries.ie
Adult
$80

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