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There are 13 ways to get from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin by train, plane, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry 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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Train to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Dublin (DUB) STN - DUB

$51 - $214

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside A14
  2. Take the bus from Cambridge Parkside to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth 777
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$38 - $52

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Train, train to London City, fly  •  6 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dublin (DUB) LCY - DUB

$98 - $287

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly  •  6 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dublin (DUB) LHR - DUB

$121 - $322

Train, train to London Gatwick, fly  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
  3. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Dublin (DUB) LGW - DUB

$78 - $214

Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  6 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Hitchin
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Dublin (DUB) LTN - DUB

$55 - $206

Train, train to Southend, fly  •  6 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
  2. Take the train from Ipswich to Shenfield
  3. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Dublin (DUB) SEN - DUB

$77 - $306

Train, train to Manchester, fly  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Doncaster
  3. Take the train from Doncaster to Manchester Airport
  4. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB

$96 - $238

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from Ely to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB) BHX - DUB

$98 - $296

Train, car ferry  •  11 h 26 min

  1. Take the train from Ely to Nuneaton
  2. Take the train from Nuneaton to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$200 - $293

Train, car ferry via Birmingham New Street  •  13 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
  2. Take the train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$182 - $321

Train, car ferry via Liverpool Lime Street  •  17 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Bury St Edmunds to Peterborough
  2. Take the train from Peterborough to Liverpool Lime Street
  3. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin

$150 - $344

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Bury St Edmunds to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$99 - $130

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The cheapest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £29 - £40 and takes 14 h 25 min.

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The quickest way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin is to train and fly which costs £35 - £170 and takes 5 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Bury St Edmunds and arriving at Dublin via Cambridge Parkside and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 25 min.

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The distance between Bury St Edmunds and Dublin is 302 miles.

The best way to get from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 11 h 26 min and costs £150 - £230.

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It takes approximately 5 h 30 min to get from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin, including transfers.

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Bury St Edmunds to Dublin bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Bury St Edmunds station.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Bury St Edmunds to Dublin bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dublin station.

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Ryanair offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Dublin Airport.

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Map of how to get from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 302 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 30 min

What companies run services between Bury St Edmunds, England and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Bury St Edmunds to Dublin. However, you can take the train to Cambridge, take the train to Stansted Airport, take the walk to London Stansted airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, then take the line 747 bus to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take the train to Ipswich, take the train to Stratford (London), take the walk to Stratford DLR Station, take the train to London City Airport DLR Station, take the walk to London City airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, then take the line 747 bus to Dublin.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $550
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London City to Dublin via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 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
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $290
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from London Stansted to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from London Luton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Train operators
Greater Anglia
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Ipswich
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Stratford (London)
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to London Liverpool Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Ipswich to Shenfield
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Bury St Edmunds to Peterborough
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
abelliogreateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Gatwick Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
Great Northern
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Cambridge to Hitchin
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
greatnorthernrail.com
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Doncaster to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Ely to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $80
Train from Ely to Nuneaton
Ave. Duration
1 h 52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $70
Train from Cambridge to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $100
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Nuneaton to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$100 - $160
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 42 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Peterborough to Liverpool Lime Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$75 - $120
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Anytime Single
$110 - $160
Bus operators
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 Bury St Edmunds to Cambridge Parkside
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
National Express
Bus from Cambridge Parkside to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
National Express
Suffolk Norse
Phone
01473 341500
Email
enquiries@suffolknorse.co.uk
Website
suffolknorse.co.uk
Bus from Bury St Edmunds, Bus Station to Cambridge, Parkside
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Schedules at
suffolknorse.co.uk
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$155
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Car Saver
$131
Passenger & Car Flexi
$196
Overnight Cabin
$53

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