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There are 6 ways to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire by train, car ferry, bus, car or plane

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Train, car ferry

  1. Take the train from Carrick On Shannon to Dublin Connolly
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  3. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester

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Train, car ferry via Tattenhall, Crossroads

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Connolly
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  3. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester

Bus, car ferry, train

  1. Take the bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Busáras, stop 135001
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  3. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dublin
  2. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  3. Drive from Holyhead to Cheshire

Train to Dublin, fly

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Drumcondra
  2. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Liverpool (LPL)

Train, bus to Knock, fly

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Sligo
  2. Take the bus from Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 to Knock Airport, stop 553081
  3. Fly from Knock (NOC) to Liverpool (LPL)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Cheshire is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Cheshire is subject to regional advice.

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The most affordable way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire is to drive and car ferry, which costs €90 - €130 and takes 7h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire is to train and fly which costs €100 - €280 and takes 5h 13m.

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The distance between Carrick-on-Shannon and Cheshire is 228 miles.

The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 12h 14m and costs €85 - €200.

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It takes approximately 12h 14m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Liverpool Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Ryanair offers flights from Dublin Airport to Liverpool Airport.

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There are 143+ hotels available in Cheshire. Prices start at £75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire.
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  • Distance: 227.8 miles
  • Duration: 12h 14m

What companies run services between Carrick-on-Shannon, IE-LM, Ireland and Cheshire, England?

There is no direct connection from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire. However, you can take the train to Dublin Connolly, take the walk to Portland Row, stop 515, take the line 53 bus to Ferry Terminal, stop 2270, take the walk to Dublin, take the car ferry to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the train to Chester, take the walk to Chester, station, then take the line 41 bus to Gatesheath, Smithy Bus Shelter. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Carrick-on-Shannon to Cheshire via Connolly, Connolly, stop 497, Ferry Terminal, stop 2270, Dublin, Holyhead, Holyhead, Chester, and Chester, station in around 12h 20m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
£13 - £150
Flights from Knock to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£20 - £200
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Carrick On Shannon to Dublin Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
£12 - £15
Flexible
£15 - £18
Train from Carrick on Shannon to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £18
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
£12 - £15
Flexible
£15 - £18
Train from Carrick on Shannon to Drumcondra
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
£12 - £15
Flexible
£15 - £17
Train from Carrick on Shannon to Sligo
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£7 - £10
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
£7 - £9
Flexible
£8 - £10
Bus operators
Expressway
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Busáras, stop 135001
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
5 times a day
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 to Knock Airport, stop 553081
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£28 - £32
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£100 - £130
On Foot
£28 - £32

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