There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Llangollen 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 55 min

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

$57 - $69

Cheapest option

Fly to Manchester, bus  •  4 h 49 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Manchester (MAN) DUB - MAN
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station

$47 - $165

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  7 h 15 min

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

$84 - $116

Fly to Liverpool, train, bus  •  5 h 55 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Liverpool (LPL) DUB - LPL
  2. Take the train from Liverpool South Parkway to Liverpool Central
  3. Take the train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
  4. Take the train from Chester to Wrexham General
  5. Take the bus from Wrexham, Cobden Road to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)

$47 - $275

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  6 h 3 min

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

$66 - $214

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Llangollen, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Llangollen. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead then take the drive to Llangollen. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Llangollen via Holyhead, Holyhead, Wrexham General, and Wrexham, Cobden Road in around 7 h 15 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 2 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from Dublin to Liverpool
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
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 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 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 Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
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 Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$6 - $10
First Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Train from Birmingham International to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Liverpool Central
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $6
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
ojp.nationalrail.co.uk
Schedules at
merseyrail.org
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$4 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $17
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Liverpool Central Loop Line to Chester
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$9 - $18
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$8 - $13
Advanced Single
$9 - $14
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $18
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
16 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $19
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $19
Bus operators
easyBus
Bus from Manchester Airport The Station to Plas Coch, Wrexham General Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Cobden Road to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Wrexham, Watery Road Level Crossing to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.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
$41 - $46
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$150 - $180
On Foot
$41 - $46
car
$124
Passenger
$44

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dublin to Llangollen?

The distance between Dublin and Llangollen is 209 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dublin to Llangollen?

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Llangollen is to car ferry and drive which costs 45€ - 60€ and takes 4 h 55 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dublin to Llangollen?

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Llangollen is to fly and bus which takes 4 h 49 min and costs 35€ - 140€.

How long does it take to get from Dublin to Llangollen?

It takes approximately 4 h 55 min to get from Dublin to Llangollen, including transfers.