There are 12 ways to get from Brighton to Ireland by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus 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.

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Fly London Gatwick to Dublin  •  4 h 7 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Dublin (DUB) LGW - DUB

$42 - $176

11 alternative options

Train to London City, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dublin (DUB) LCY - DUB

$82 - $262

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dublin (DUB) LHR - DUB

$106 - $303

Fly London Gatwick to Cork  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Cork (ORK) LGW - ORK

$54 - $279

Train to London Stansted, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Dublin (DUB) STN - DUB

$80 - $218

Fly London Gatwick to Shannon  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Shannon (SNN) LGW - SNN

$47 - $259

Train to Southampton, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to Southampton Central
  2. Fly from Southampton (SOU) to Dublin (DUB) SOU - DUB

$85 - $324

Train, train to Southend, fly to Dublin  •  6 h 11 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Bridge
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Dublin (DUB) SEN - DUB

$133 - $453

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$213 - $364

Train, bus and ferry  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Brighton to London Victoria
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871

$56 - $80

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from London Gatwick Airport South to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$72 - $116

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 5 min

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

$112 - $149

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Brighton to Ireland is to train and bus and ferry which costs £40 - £65 and takes 14 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Brighton to Ireland is to fly which costs £30 - £140 and takes 4 h 7 min.

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The distance between Brighton and Ireland is 365 miles.

It takes approximately 4 h 7 min to get from Brighton to Ireland, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Brighton, England and Ireland?

Ryanair and Aer Lingus fly from Brighton to Swords every 2 hours.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from Southampton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London City to Dublin via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from London Gatwick to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London Stansted to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from London Gatwick to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dublin via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Southampton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $370
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
Thameslink
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Brighton to London Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 47 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Brighton to Southampton Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $80
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Gatwick Airport South to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
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
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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