There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Llangollen by car ferry, car, bus and ferry, bus, train 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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Carferry, drive  •  4 h 56 min

  1. Take the carferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Llangollen

$55 - $66

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  14 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester 880
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Chester National Express

$36 - $47

3 alternative options

Train, carferry  •  15 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Pearse to Rosslare Europort
  2. Take the carferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Shrewsbury
  4. Take the train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General

$179 - $251

Fly to Manchester, train  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Manchester (MAN) DUB - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Airport to Chester

$56 - $202

Fly to Liverpool, train, bus  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Liverpool (LPL) DUB - LPL
  2. Take the train from Hunts Cross 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)

$44 - $269

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Llangollen. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum) via Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Chester, Foregate Street Stop DD (McDonalds) and Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station). The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 40 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Llangollen is 209 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Llangollen without a car is to bus and ferry and bus which takes 14 h 40 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 4 h 56 min to get from Dublin to Llangollen, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Manchester Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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

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British Airways, Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Dublin Airport to Manchester Airport.

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There are 417+ hotels available in Llangollen. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 702 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Llangollen.
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  • Distance: 130.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 56 min

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

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Llangollen. However, you can take the carferry to Holyhead then take the drive to Llangollen. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Llangollen via Manchester, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, Chester, Chester, Foregate Street Stop DD (McDonalds), and Wrexham, Bus Station (Wrexham Bus Station) in around 14 h 40 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
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Shrewsbury
Ave. Duration
4 h 59 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
First Anytime Day Single
$140 - $220
Train from Shrewsbury to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$12 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $29
Train from Manchester Airport to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
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 Chester to Wrexham General
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $9
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$3 - $5
Anytime Day Single
$5 - $9
First Anytime Day Single
$7 - $12
Merseyrail Electrics
Phone
0151 330 1000
Website
merseyrail.org
Train from Hunts Cross to Liverpool Central
Ave. Duration
16 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
$5 - $8
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
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$3 - $6
Off-Peak Single
$7 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Single
$11 - $16
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
$11 - $18
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
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 Manchester
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Wrexham, Cobden Road to Llangollen, Parade Street (Museum)
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
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
Hourly
Estimated price
$6
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
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
$116
Passenger
$41
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$47
Small Car
$158
Car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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