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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Bristol by plane, train, car ferry or car

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Fly to Bristol

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bristol (BRS)

4 alternative options

Fly to Birmingham, train

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX)
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads

Car ferry, train

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Newport (S Wales)
  3. Take the train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads

Car ferry, train via Birmingham

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Bootle
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads

Car ferry, drive

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Bristol
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Conditions of entry into United Kingdom from Ireland

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Yes, entry into United Kingdom is currently allowed from Ireland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Nationwide control measures in place
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Bristol is 111.

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

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, returning to Ireland from United Kingdom is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 27 Jun 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Bristol is to fly which costs €28 - €140 and takes 3h 37m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Bristol is to fly which costs €28 - €140 and takes 3h 37m.

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The distance between Dublin and Bristol is 202 miles.

The best way to get from Dublin to Bristol without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 10h 14m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 37m to get from Dublin to Bristol, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Bristol Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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

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There are 372+ hotels available in Bristol. Prices start at £75 per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 703 bus which takes 13 min and costs €7 - €10.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Bristol.
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  • Distance: 202.5 miles
  • Duration: 3h 37m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Bristol, England?

Ryanair and Aer Lingus fly from Dublin to Bristol 5 times a day.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£11 - £120
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£9 - £75
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £180
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 12m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £110
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£45 - £60
Anytime Day 1st Class
£100 - £150
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£25 - £100
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
£25 - £30
Anytime Day 1st Class
£70 - £100
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Newport (S Wales) to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£11 - £14
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
£11 - £14
Anytime Day 1st Class
£19 - £26
London Midland
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £35
Website
londonnorthwesternrailway.co.uk
Advanced Single/Anytime Advance
£6 - £10
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £35
Ferry operators

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