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There are 10 ways to get from Cheltenham to Ennis by train, bus and ferry, bus, car ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  14h 28m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk 300

$71 - $111

Cheapest option

Train to Bristol, fly to Dublin, bus  •  7h 59m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dublin (DUB) BRS - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk

$70 - $237

8 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  16h 23m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the train from Hazelhatch and Celbridge to Limerick

$121 - $175

Train, car ferry, bus  •  18h 7m

  1. Take the train from Gloucester to Fishguard Harbour
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Take the bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 40 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station 55
  5. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Dunnes, Friars Walk 343

$159 - $210

Drive, car ferry  •  9h 32m

  1. Drive from Cheltenham to Fishguard
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Drive from Rosslare to Ennis

$108 - $144

Train to Birmingham, fly to Shannon  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Shannon (SNN) BHX - SNN

$94 - $342

Train to Manchester, fly to Shannon  •  7h 15m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Shannon (SNN) MAN - SNN

$88 - $399

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Shannon  •  7h 28m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Shannon (SNN) LHR - SNN

$176 - $519

Train, train to London Stansted, fly to Shannon  •  8h 8m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to London Euston
  3. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Shannon (SNN) STN - SNN

$137 - $381

Train, train to London City, fly to Shannon  •  7h 49m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
  2. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to London Paddington
  3. Fly from London City (LCY) to Shannon (SNN) LCY - SNN

$280 - $1,178

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Ennis is to train and bus and ferry and bus which costs £50 - £90 and takes 14h 28m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Ennis is to train and fly which costs £70 - £270 and takes 6h 6m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Ennis is 300 miles.

The best way to get from Cheltenham to Ennis without a car is to train and bus and ferry and bus which takes 14h 28m and costs £50 - £90.

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It takes approximately 14h 28m to get from Cheltenham to Ennis, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Birmingham Airport to Shannon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 40m.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Birmingham Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Ennis. Prices start at $78 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Ennis.
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  • Distance: 300.2 miles
  • Duration: 14h 28m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Ennis, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Cheltenham to Ennis. However, you can take the train to Birmingham New Street, take the walk to Birmingham, take the bus and ferry to Dublin, take the walk to Busáras, take the tram to Red Cow, take the walk to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride, then take the bus to Dunnes, Friars Walk. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Cheltenham to Ennis via Birmingham New Street, Birmingham, Dublin, Busáras, Saggart, Hazelhatch and Celbridge, and Limerick in around 16h 23m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Birmingham to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London City to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $110
Flights from London Stansted to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
37m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$23 - $35
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$55 - $85
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$21 - $35
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Gloucester to Fishguard Harbour
Ave. Duration
4h 3m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
First Anytime Day Single
$110 - $170
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$15 - $23
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $45
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 London Paddington
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Virgin West Coast Trains
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 and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
National Express
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
Bus Eireann
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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