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

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

Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 47 min

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

$57 - $70

Cheapest option

Fly to Liverpool  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Liverpool (LPL) DUB - LPL

$36 - $232

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  5 h 56 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Chester

$69 - $123

Fly to Manchester, bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Manchester (MAN) DUB - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street

$39 - $155

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe

$59 - $279

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Chester is to fly and bus which costs 30€ - 140€ and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Chester is to fly which costs 30€ - 200€ and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Chester is 224 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 47 min to get from Dublin to Chester, including transfers.

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

Ryanair flies from Dublin to Chester 3 times a day.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Bus operators
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Chester, Delamere Street
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$12
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
$38 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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