There are 5 ways to get from Bristol to Rosslare Harbour by train, car ferry, car or plane

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Train, carferry  •  9 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard Harbour
  3. Take the carferry from Fishguard to Rosslare

$106 - $167

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Fly from Bristol, train  •  7 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dublin (DUB) BRS - DUB
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Rosslare Europort

$68 - $207

3 alternative options

Train, carferry via Swansea  •  11 h 15 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Pembroke Dock
  3. Take the carferry from Pembroke to Rosslare

$112 - $172

Drive, carferry  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Drive from Bristol to Fishguard
  2. Take the carferry from Fishguard to Rosslare

$72 - $87

Train to Cardiff, fly, train  •  8 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Dublin (DUB) CWL - DUB
  3. Take the train from Connolly to Rosslare Europort

$102 - $293

Questions & Answers

The distance between Bristol and Rosslare Harbour is 170 miles.

The best way to get from Bristol to Rosslare Harbour without a car is to train and carferry which takes 9 h 3 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 3 min to get from Bristol to Rosslare Harbour, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 125+ hotels available in Rosslare Harbour. Prices start at $75 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Bristol to Bristol Airport is to bus which takes 20 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Bristol to Rosslare Harbour.
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  • Distance: 169.7 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 3 min

What companies run services between Bristol, England and Rosslare Harbour, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Bristol to Rosslare Harbour. However, you can take the train to Cardiff Central, take the train to Fishguard Harbour, take the walk to Fishguard, then take the carferry to Rosslare. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bristol to Rosslare Harbour via Stoke Gifford, Bristol Parkway Station, Bristol Parkway, Swansea, Pembroke Dock, and Pembroke in around 11 h 15 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$13 - $21
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $40
Train from Bristol Parkway to Swansea
Ave. Duration
1 h 32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $80
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $40
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $80
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
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $120
Train from Swansea to Pembroke Dock
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Pembroke to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $44

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