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There are 10 ways to get from Birmingham to Tullamore by train, ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

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Train, ferry

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  2. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead
  3. Take the ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2
  4. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

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Fly Birmingham to Dublin, train

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB)
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

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Train, ferry, bus

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead
  3. Take the ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2
  4. Take the bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs

Train, ferry via Shrewsbury

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
  2. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead
  3. Take the ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2
  4. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

Bus, car ferry

  1. Take the bus from Birmingham New Street Station to Liverpool
  2. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  4. Take the bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Birmingham to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to Tullamore

Train to Liverpool, fly to Dublin, train

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB)
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

Train to Manchester, fly to Dublin, train

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB)
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

Train to East Midlands, fly to Dublin, train

  1. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Dublin (DUB)
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

Fly Birmingham to Belfast City, train

  1. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Belfast City (BHD)
  2. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Connolly
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

Birmingham to Tullamore by train, ferry, walk and bus

The journey time between Birmingham and Tullamore is around 30h 45m and covers a distance of around 498 km. This includes an average layover time of around 21h 35m. The fastest journey normally takes 25h 45m. Operated by London Midland, Transport for Wales, Avanti West Coast and others, the Birmingham to Tullamore service departs from Birmingham New Street and arrives in Tullamore, Classy Cloggs. Typically four services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
9h 9m
Layover time:
21h 35m
Total time:
30h 45m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
25h 45m
Journey distance:
498 km
Services per week:
4
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
31 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:25
Last service departs at:
18:00

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Birmingham to Tullamore train, ferry, walk and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Birmingham to Tullamore is to fly and train which costs £26 - £290 and takes 5h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Birmingham to Tullamore is to fly and train which costs £26 - £290 and takes 5h 53m.

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The distance between Birmingham and Tullamore is 385 km.

The best way to get from Birmingham to Tullamore without a car is to train and ferry which takes 10h 54m and costs £95 - £320.

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It takes approximately 10h 54m to get from Birmingham to Tullamore, including transfers.

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

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

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There are eight+ hotels available in Tullamore. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Birmingham to Birmingham Airport is to train which takes 11 min and costs £3 - £90.

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Map of how to get from Birmingham to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 385.4 km
  • Duration: 10h 54m

What companies run services between Birmingham, England and Tullamore, IE-OY, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Birmingham to Tullamore. However, you can take the train to Crewe, take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead Port, take the ferry to Dublin Port Terminal 2, take the walk to The Point, take the tram to Heuston, take the walk to Heuston, then take the train to Tullamore. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Birmingham to Tullamore via Shrewsbury, Holyhead, Holyhead Port, Dublin Port Terminal 2, Ferry Terminal, stop 2270, Mabbot Street, stop 4380, and Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge in around 13h 1m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€14 - €160
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €130
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€13 - €130
Flights from East Midlands to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€21 - €160
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €650
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Birmingham to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€190 - €700
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €650
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Flights from Birmingham to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€300 - €1100
Train operators
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
51 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
1h 58m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€45 - €170
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€45 - €65
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€120 - €170
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€19 - €70
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
€19 - €25
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€50 - €70
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
Train from Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€6 - €9
Anytime Day Single
€18 - €22
Train from Birmingham New Street to Liverpool South Parkway
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€36 - €42
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
€8 - €12
Anytime Day Single
€36 - €42
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
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 Birmingham New Street to Burton-on-Trent
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €130
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€30 - €40
Anytime Day 1st Class
€85 - €130
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€35 - €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 Birmingham New Street to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Shrewsbury to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 56m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€70 - €100
Website
tfw.wales
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€10 - €13
Flexible
€13 - €15
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €23
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€15 - €18
Flexible
€19 - €23
Bus operators
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Kearns Transport
FlixBus

One of Europe’s leading bus companies, Flixbus serves 2000+ destinations in 29 countries, including Germany, France, Italy, Austria, the Netherlands and Croatia and into Scandinavia and eastern Europe, as well as some US cities. Coaches have toilets, free WiFi and power outlets, plus snacks and drinks for purchase on board. Flixbus is a good choice for the budget-conscious traveller; purchase tickets in advance for the cheapest fares (note: there is no option to reserve a seat in advance).

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Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Birmingham New Street Station to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€10 - €13
Website
flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Ferry from Holyhead Port to Dublin Port Terminal 2
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€33 - €37
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€33 - €37

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