There are 6 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth by car ferry, car, train, bus, bus and ferry 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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Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Aberystwyth

$63 - $82

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  14 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth National Express

$39 - $50

4 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
  3. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth

$143 - $203

Car ferry, bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T2

$92 - $127

Bus, car ferry  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour 132
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Take the bus from Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T5

$83 - $99

Fly, train  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to Aberystwyth

$69 - $212

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 14 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth is to fly and train which costs 55€ - 180€ and takes 5 h 21 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth. However, there are services departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at Aberystwyth via Dublin and Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 58 min.

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The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Aberystwyth is 183 km.

The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 10 h 2 min and costs 120€ - 180€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 47 min to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth, including transfers.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Birmingham Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Aberystwyth station.

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

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Map of how to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth.
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  • Distance: 114.6 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 47 min

What companies run services between Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland and Aberystwyth, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth. However, you can take the drive to Dublin, take the car ferry to Holyhead, then take the drive to Aberystwyth. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Aberystwyth via Dublin, Holyhead, Holyhead, and Shrewsbury in around 10 h 2 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
2 h 32 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$80 - $120
Train from Shrewsbury to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Birmingham International to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Bus operators
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
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
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Aberystwyth
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $44
car
$118
Passenger
$42
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$157
Car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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