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There are 11 ways to get from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction by train, bus and ferry, car ferry, bus, 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.

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Train, bus and ferry  •  13h 17m

  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 Heuston to Limerick Junction 1 / ...

$94 - $134

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Bus, bus and ferry  •  15h 40m

  1. Take the bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Caher, Cahir Castle Street X8

$61 - $82

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Train, car ferry, bus  •  14h 44m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard Harbour
  3. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  4. Take the bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 40 / ...
  5. Take the train from Waterford to Limerick Junction 10

$146 - $225

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 40m

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

$100 - $129

Train to Bristol, fly to Cork, train  •  7h 16m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Cork (ORK) BRS - ORK
  3. Take the train from Cork Kent to Limerick Junction

$124 - $340

Train to Birmingham, fly to Cork, train  •  7h 35m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Cork (ORK) BHX - ORK
  3. Take the train from Cork Kent to Limerick Junction

$110 - $330

Train to Birmingham, fly to Shannon, line 7 train  •  7h 13m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Shannon (SNN) BHX - SNN
  3. Take the line 7 train from Limerick to Limerick Junction

$103 - $355

Train to Birmingham, fly to Dublin, train  •  7h 34m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Birmingham New Street
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB) BHX - DUB
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Limerick Junction

$99 - $301

Train to Cardiff, fly to Dublin, train  •  8h 24m

  1. Take the train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Dublin (DUB) CWL - DUB
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Limerick Junction

$107 - $310

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Shannon  •  8h 36m

  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

$185 - $532

Train, train to London Heathrow, fly to Cork  •  8h 52m

  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 Cork (ORK) LHR - ORK
  4. Take the train from Cork Kent to Limerick Junction

$182 - $527

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The cheapest way to get from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £45 - £65 and takes 15h 40m.

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The quickest way to get from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction is to train and fly and line 7 train which costs £75 - £280 and takes 7h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction. However, there are services departing from Cheltenham and arriving at Limerick Junction via Birmingham, Busáras and Caher, Cahir Castle Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h 40m.

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The distance between Cheltenham and Limerick Junction is 264 miles.

The best way to get from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 13h 17m and costs £70 - £110.

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It takes approximately 13h 17m to get from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction, including transfers.

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Cheltenham to Limerick Junction bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Cheltenham station.

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The quickest flight from Bristol Airport to Cork Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Cheltenham to Limerick Junction bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Caher, Cahir Castle Street station.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Bristol Airport to Cork Airport.

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Map of how to get from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction.
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  • Distance: 263.9 miles
  • Duration: 13h 17m

What companies run services between Cheltenham, England and Limerick Junction, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction. 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 Heuston, take the walk to Heuston, then take the train to Limerick Junction. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Cheltenham to Limerick Junction via Cardiff Central, Fishguard Harbour, Fishguard, Rosslare, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour, Waterford, Waterford Bus Station, and Waterford in around 14h 44m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Cork
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$65 - $480
Flights from Birmingham to Cork
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $340
Flights from Birmingham to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $450
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $900
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Cork
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Birmingham to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$45 - $340
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 Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$30 - $45
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 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
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Waterford to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
57m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
irishrail.ie
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Cheltenham Spa to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from Cardiff Central to Fishguard Harbour
Ave. Duration
2h 47m
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 - $110
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
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
Bus from Cheltenham to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
National Express
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 Busáras to Caher, Cahir Castle Street
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Bus Eireann
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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