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There are 9 ways to get from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station by car ferry, train, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

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Car ferry, train  •  12h 4m

  1. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  2. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to University

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  13h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Custom House Quay, stop 135271 2 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871

£37 - £54

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Drive, car ferry  •  7h 40m

  1. Drive from Bull Ring to Rosslare
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Drive from Fishguard to Merry Hill Bus Station

Bus, fly to Birmingham  •  6h 56m

  1. Take the bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Zone 21, stop 111911
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  3. Take the bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Merry Hill Bus Station

£41 - £325

Bus, fly to Manchester, train  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Zone 21, stop 111911
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Manchester (MAN) DUB - MAN
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Wolverhampton

£55 - £361

Bus, fly to Liverpool, train  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Zone 21, stop 111911
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Liverpool (LPL) DUB - LPL
  3. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Wolverhampton

£67 - £257

Bus, fly to Leeds Bradford, train  •  8h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Zone 21, stop 111911
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Leeds Bradford (LBA) DUB - LBA
  3. Take the train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street

£124 - £601

Bus, fly to Bristol, train  •  9h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Zone 21, stop 111911
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bristol (BRS) DUB - BRS
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street

£93 - £652

Bus, fly to London Stansted, train  •  9h 39m

  1. Take the bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Zone 21, stop 111911
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Stansted (STN) DUB - STN
  3. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street

£91 - £308

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The cheapest way to get from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station is to bus and bus and ferry which costs 40€ - 65€ and takes 13h 9m.

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The quickest way to get from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station is to bus and fly which costs 45€ - 380€ and takes 6h 56m.

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The distance between Bull Ring and Merry Hill Bus Station is 186 miles.

The best way to get from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 12h 4m and costs .

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It takes approximately 12h 4m to get from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station, including transfers.

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

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

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There are 680+ hotels available in Merry Hill Bus Station. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station.
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  • Distance: 185.7 miles
  • Duration: 12h 4m

What companies run services between Bull Ring, Ireland and Merry Hill Bus Station, England?

There is no direct connection from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station. However, you can take the taxi to Enniscorthy, Enniscorthy, take the train to Rosslare Europort, take the walk to Rosslare, take the car ferry to Fishguard, take the walk to Fishguard Harbour, take the train to Cardiff Central, take the train to University, then take the taxi to Merry Hill Bus Station. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Bull Ring to Merry Hill Bus Station via Camolin, stop 355191, Custom House Quay, stop 135271, Dublin, Birmingham, Birmingham Moor Street, Stourbridge Junction, Stourbridge Town, and Stourbridge Interchange in around 13h 9m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£21 - £110
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£8 - £130
Flights from Dublin to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£17 - £90
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
£40 - £310
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£9 - £75
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£9 - £70
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£40 - £330
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £300
Flights from Dublin to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £700
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £150
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 36m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£55 - £80
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Crewe to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£24 - £35
Website
tfw.wales
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to University
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
£55 - £170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £65
Anytime Day 1st Class
£110 - £170
Train from Crewe to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£30 - £40
Anytime Day 1st Class
£80 - £110
Train from Leeds to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£55 - £180
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£55 - £70
Anytime Day 1st Class
£120 - £180
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £160
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £160
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to University
Ave. Duration
1h 53m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
£50 - £75
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
£22 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
£50 - £75
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £55
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £20
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£40 - £55
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£40 - £150
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£40 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£110 - £150
London Northwestern Railway
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£5 - £7
Anytime Day Single
£14 - £18
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Wolverhampton
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £30
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£6 - £9
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £30
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£42 - £48
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£42 - £48
Bus operators
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 Camolin, stop 355191 to Custom House Quay, stop 135271
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Camolin, stop 355191 to Zone 21, stop 111911
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£10 - £15
Website
Bus Eireann
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 and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£9 - £12
Website
National Express
NX West Midlands
Phone
0121 254 7272
Email
travelcare@nationalexpress.com
Website
nxbus.co.uk
Bus from Birmingham, Colmore Row to Merry Hill Bus Station
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£3
Website
NX West Midlands
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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