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There are 10 ways to get from Bideford to Dublin by car, train, car ferry, bus 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.

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Drive, train, car ferry, bus

  1. Drive from Bideford to Burry Port, Station
  2. Take the train from Carmarthen to Fishguard & Goodwick
  3. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  4. Take the bus from Wexford, Redmond Square to Dublin City South, Upper Leeson Street

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Train, train to Bristol, fly to Dublin

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dublin (DUB)

8 alternative options

Train, car ferry

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead
  5. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

Bus, train, car ferry via Exeter

  1. Take the bus from Bideford Quay to St Davids Station
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

Bus, train, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Barnstaple Bus Station to Bristol Bond St
  2. Take the train from Cwmbran to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Bideford to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

Train to Exeter, fly to Belfast City, train

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Belfast City (BHD)
  3. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Connolly

Train, train to Birmingham, fly to Dublin

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB)

Train, train to Southampton, fly to Dublin

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury
  3. Take the train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
  4. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Dublin (DUB)

Train, train to Cardiff, fly to Dublin

  1. Take the train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
  3. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
  4. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Dublin (DUB)

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The cheapest way to get from Bideford to Dublin is to train and fly which costs £70 - £280 and takes 7h 47m.

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The fastest way to get from Bideford to Dublin is to train and fly which takes 7h 47m and costs £70 - £280.

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The distance between Bideford and Dublin is 293 km.

The best way to get from Bideford to Dublin without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 14h 20m and costs .

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It takes approximately 14h 37m to get from Bideford to Dublin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Aer Lingus and Ryanair offer flights from Bristol Airport to Dublin Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bideford to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 292.7 km
  • Duration: 14h 37m

What companies run services between Bideford, England and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Bideford to Dublin. However, you can take the drive to Burry Port, Station, take the bus to Carmarthen, Bus Station, take the walk to Carmarthen, take the train to Fishguard & Goodwick, take the walk to Fishguard, take the car ferry to Rosslare, take the walk to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour, take the bus to Wexford, Redmond Square, then take the bus to Dublin City South, Upper Leeson Street. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bideford to Dublin via Barnstaple, Station Entrance, Barnstaple, Exeter St Davids, Birmingham New Street, Crewe, Holyhead, and Holyhead in around 14h 20m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €200
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€16 - €220
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€8 - €170
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €210
Flights from Exeter to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€120 - €550
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €380
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Exeter to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€80 - €320
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €380
Eastern Airways
Website
easternairways.com
Flights from Southampton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€110 - €390
Blue Islands Limited
Website
blueislands.com
Flights from Southampton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€65 - €150
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Carmarthen to Fishguard & Goodwick
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€29 - €45
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €50
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€60 - €85
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cardiff Central to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
4h 56m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€120 - €170
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Cwmbran to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
4h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€110 - €160
Website
tfw.wales
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Barnstaple to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €23
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€18 - €23
Anytime Day 1st Class
€30 - €45
Train from Exeter St Davids to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 26m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€45 - €60
Anytime Day 1st Class
€80 - €110
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€30 - €40
Anytime Day 1st Class
€55 - €75
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€14 - €18
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€14 - €18
Anytime Day 1st Class
€24 - €35
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€35 - €45
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€35 - €45
Anytime Day 1st Class
€60 - €80
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€16 - €20
Anytime Day 1st Class
€27 - €40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 31m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€90 - €250
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€90 - €110
Anytime Day 1st Class
€170 - €250
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€40 - €150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€40 - €50
Anytime Day 1st Class
€100 - €150
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€50 - €65
Anytime Day 1st Class
€110 - €170
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€50 - €65
Anytime Day 1st Class
€120 - €170
Train from Bristol Parkway to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€30 - €40
Anytime Day 1st Class
€85 - €130
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€23 - €85
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€23 - €30
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€60 - €85
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 1m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €160
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€45 - €60
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€120 - €160
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €27
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€6 - €10
Anytime Day Single
€23 - €27
Irish Rail
South Western Railway
Phone
0345 6000 650
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Salisbury
Ave. Duration
1h 51m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€45 - €90
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
€45 - €60
Anytime Day 1st Class
€75 - €90
Train from Salisbury to Southampton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €30
Website
southwesternrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Day
€15 - €19
Anytime Day 1st Class
€25 - €30
Bus operators
Wexford Bus
Phone
053 9142742
Email
info@wexfordbus.com
Website
wexfordbus.com
Bus from Wexford, Redmond Square to Dublin City South, Upper Leeson Street
Ave. Duration
2h 18m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€26 - €40
Website
Wexford Bus
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 Wexford Station, stop 355511 to Grand Parade, stop 136551
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Bus Eireann
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Bideford Quay to St Davids Station
Ave. Duration
2h 6m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Stagecoach South West
Megabus UK
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
Stena Line
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Stena Line

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