There are 7 ways to get from Dublin to Falmouth by car ferry, train, bus and 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.

Recommended option

Car ferry, train CrossCountry  •  14 h 34 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
  4. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Truro

$216 - $384

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
  3. Take the bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Falmouth

$49 - $63

5 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  16 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Redruth

$252 - $417

Car ferry, drive  •  10 h 23 min

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

$129 - $173

Fly to Newquay, line 87 bus  •  6 h 38 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Newquay (NQY) DUB - NQY
  2. Take the line 87 bus from Newquay, Great Western Hotel to Truro, Railway Station

$66 - $243

Fly to Exeter, train  •  8 h 21 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Exeter (EXT) DUB - EXT
  2. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Truro

$120 - $318

Fly to Bristol, train  •  8 h 53 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Bristol (BRS) DUB - BRS
  2. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Truro

$122 - $354

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Falmouth is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 18 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Falmouth is to fly and line 87 bus which costs 55€ - 210€ and takes 6 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Falmouth. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Falmouth via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth and Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 18 h 45 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Falmouth is 363 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Falmouth without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 14 h 34 min and costs 180€ - 330€.

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It takes approximately 14 h 34 min to get from Dublin to Falmouth, including transfers.

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Dublin to Falmouth bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Newquay Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Dublin to Falmouth bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Falmouth station.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Dublin Airport to Newquay Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Falmouth.
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  • Distance: 226.6 miles
  • Duration: 14 h 34 min

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

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Falmouth. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the train to Crewe, take the train to Birmingham New Street, take the train to Truro, then take the train to Falmouth Town. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Falmouth via Holyhead, Holyhead, Cardiff Central, Redruth, and Redruth, Railway Station in around 16 h 2 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Dublin to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$10 - $15
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
First Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from Holyhead to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
4 h 39 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
First Anytime Day Single
$150 - $220
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$27 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$27 - $40
Train from Birmingham New Street to Truro
Ave. Duration
4 h 56 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$110 - $170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $100
Anytime Single
$110 - $170
Off-Peak Single
$110 - $170
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 21 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Single
$55 - $85
Off-Peak Single
$45 - $75
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Truro
Ave. Duration
3 h 22 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$80 - $120
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Single
$80 - $120
Off-Peak Single
$80 - $120
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Redruth
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$120 - $230
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$60 - $95
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$120 - $230
Train from Exeter St Davids to Truro
Ave. Duration
2 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$55 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$55 - $110
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Truro
Ave. Duration
3 h 19 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$95 - $180
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $180
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 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 Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
5 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way to Falmouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
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

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There are 800+ hotels available in Falmouth. Prices start at $92 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to bus which takes 13 min and costs 4€ - 11€.

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