There are 11 ways to get from Dublin to Harwich 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.

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Car ferry, train  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

£162 - £423

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  17h 56m

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to London Victoria 871
  2. Take the bus from London Victoria Rail Station to Stansted Airport London
  3. Take the bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester 250 / ...

£30 - £40

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Car ferry, train via Birmingham  •  14h 36m

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Cambridge
  4. Take the train from Cambridge to Harwich International

£160 - £243

Car ferry, drive  •  8h

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

£79 - £111

Fly to London Stansted, train  •  6h 15m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Stansted (STN) DUB - STN
  2. Take the train from Chelmsford to Manningtree
  3. Take the train from Manningtree to Harwich Town

£47 - £151

Fly to London City, train  •  6h 24m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London City (LCY) DUB - LCY
  2. Take the train from Stratford (London) to Manningtree

£72 - £221

Fly to London Heathrow, train  •  6h 37m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Heathrow (LHR) DUB - LHR
  2. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

£77 - £252

Fly to London Gatwick, train  •  6h 58m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Gatwick (LGW) DUB - LGW
  2. Take the train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

£63 - £186

Fly to London Luton, train  •  6h 56m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to London Luton (LTN) DUB - LTN
  2. Take the train from Luton to Farringdon
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

£69 - £210

Fly to Southend, train  •  6h 53m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Southend (SEN) DUB - SEN
  2. Take the train from Shenfield to Manningtree
  3. Take the train from Manningtree to Harwich Town

£53 - £199

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  7h 31m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  2. Take the train from Birmingham International to London Euston
  3. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree

£81 - £306

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Harwich is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 35€ - 50€ and takes 17h 56m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Harwich is to fly and train which costs 50€ - 180€ and takes 6h 15m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Harwich. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Harwich, Mayflower Avenue via London Victoria Rail Station, Stansted Airport London and Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17h 56m.

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The distance between Dublin and Harwich is 332 miles.

The best way to get from Dublin to Harwich without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 9h 57m and costs 180€ - 500€.

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It takes approximately 9h 57m to get from Dublin to Harwich, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to London Stansted Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 15m.

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

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Ryanair offers flights from Dublin Airport to London Stansted Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Harwich.
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  • Distance: 331.9 miles
  • Duration: 9h 57m

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

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Harwich. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the train to London Euston, take the walk to King's Cross St. Pancras station, take the subway to Liverpool Street station, take the walk to London Liverpool Street, take the train to Manningtree, then take the train to Harwich Town. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Harwich via Holyhead, Holyhead, Birmingham New Street, Cambridge, and Harwich International in around 14h 36m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 37m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£65 - £390
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £270
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£29 - £210
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 8m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to London City
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £330
Flights from Dublin to London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £270
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£29 - £210
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£75 - £420
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£24 - £220
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to London Stansted
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£19 - £150
Flights from Dublin to London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£19 - £170
Flights from Dublin to London Luton
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£19 - £150
Flights from Dublin to Southend
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£20 - £150
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£15 - £180
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Dublin to London City via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
3h 55m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
£160 - £600
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to London City via Exeter
Ave. Duration
4h
When
Sunday
Estimated price
£85 - £350
Train operators
Virgin Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to London Euston
Ave. Duration
3h 42m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£100 - £340
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£100 - £130
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£250 - £340
Train from Birmingham International to London Euston
Ave. Duration
1h 14m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£35 - £140
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
£100 - £140
Greater Anglia
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£25 - £40
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Cambridge to Harwich International
Ave. Duration
1h 42m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Chelmsford to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£13 - £19
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Manningtree to Harwich Town
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Stratford (London) to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£23 - £35
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Train from Shenfield to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£17 - £25
Website
greateranglia.co.uk
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
London Overground
Phone
0343 222 1234
Website
tfl.gov.uk
Train from London Liverpool Street to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
1h 1m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
London Overground
Train from Chelmsford to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
London Overground
Train from Stratford (London) to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
London Overground
Train from Shenfield to Manningtree
Ave. Duration
37 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Website
London Overground
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Holyhead to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
4h 7m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£50 - £80
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Advanced Single
£24 - £35
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £80
First Anytime Day Single
£80 - £130
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Cambridge
Ave. Duration
2h 46m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£50 - £80
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£50 - £80
Off-Peak Single
£45 - £70
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£12 - £16
Train from Luton to Farringdon
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
£14 - £18
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
£14 - £18
Southern
Website
southernrailway.com
Train from Gatwick Airport to London Bridge
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£9 - £23
Website
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
southernrailway.com
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Anytime Standard
£9 - £13
Anytime 1st Class
£17 - £23
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 London Victoria
Ave. Duration
12h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£12 - £16
Book at
National Express
Bus from London Victoria Rail Station to Stansted Airport London
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
£5 - £7
Book at
National Express
Bus from Stansted Airport London to Colchester
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Book at
National Express
Arriva UK
Phone
+44 (0)191 520 4000
Email
enquiries@arriva.co.uk
Website
arriva.co.uk
Bus from Stansted Airport, Coach Station to Colchester Town Centre, Stanwell Street
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£4 - £7
Website
Arriva UK
Book at
arrivabus.co.uk
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£28 - £32
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£100 - £120
On Foot
£28 - £32
car
£86
Passenger
£30
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£35 - £120
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
£35
Small Car
£119

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