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There are 10 ways to get from Dublin to Plymouth University 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 via Crewe  •  12h 11m

  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 Plymouth

£145 - £267

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  15h

  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 National Express

£54 - £77

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Car ferry, train  •  14h 4m

  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 Plymouth

£164 - £272

Car ferry, drive  •  9h 21m

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

£84 - £112

Fly to Exeter, train  •  6h 3m

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

£65 - £198

Fly to Bristol, train  •  6h 28m

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

£68 - £215

Fly to Newquay, train  •  7h 37m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Newquay (NQY) DUB - NQY
  2. Take the train from Newquay to Plymouth

£64 - £220

Fly to Cardiff, train  •  7h 48m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Cardiff (CWL) DUB - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Take the train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth

£111 - £304

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  8h 9m

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

£93 - £259

Fly to Southampton, train  •  8h 23m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Southampton (SOU) DUB - SOU
  2. Take the train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
  3. Take the train from Reading to Plymouth

£145 - £365

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Plymouth University is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 15h.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Plymouth University is to fly and train which costs 70€ - 230€ and takes 6h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Plymouth University station. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15h.

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The distance between Dublin and Plymouth University is 359 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Plymouth University without a car is to car ferry and train via Crewe which takes 12h 11m and costs 160€ - 310€.

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It takes approximately 12h 11m to get from Dublin to Plymouth University, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Exeter Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Dublin to Plymouth University bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way.

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Flybe offers flights from Dublin Airport to Exeter Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Plymouth University.
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  • Distance: 224.7 miles
  • Duration: 12h 11m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Plymouth University, England?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Plymouth University. 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 Plymouth, then take the walk to Plymouth University. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Plymouth University via Holyhead, Holyhead, Cardiff Central, and Plymouth in around 14h 4m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£30 - £230
Flights from Dublin to Newquay
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£50 - £290
Flights from Dublin to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£23 - £220
Flights from Dublin to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £290
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Exeter
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£45 - £260
Flights from Dublin to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
£35 - £230
Flights from Dublin to Southampton
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£40 - £290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Bristol
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£20 - £180
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1h 7m
When
Every day
Estimated price
£15 - £180
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
£45 - £80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£45 - £80
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 3m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£17 - £25
Anytime Day Single
£26 - £40
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2h 16m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£15 - £22
Anytime Day Single
£30 - £50
First Anytime Day Single
£50 - £75
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£16 - £25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£8 - £12
Anytime Day Single
£16 - £25
First Anytime Day Single
£25 - £40
Train from Holyhead to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
£70 - £110
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£70 - £110
First Anytime Day Single
£110 - £170
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£20 - £30
Train from Birmingham New Street to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£70 - £110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£40 - £65
Anytime Single
£70 - £110
Off-Peak Single
£70 - £110
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£30 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£20 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£20 - £30
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£45 - £75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£30 - £50
Anytime Single
£45 - £75
Off-Peak Single
£40 - £65
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
£30 - £50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£21 - £35
Anytime Single
£30 - £50
Off-Peak Single
£21 - £35
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
47m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £28
Anytime Single
£26 - £40
Off-Peak Single
£16 - £24
Train from Southampton Airport Parkway to Reading
Ave. Duration
42m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£28 - £45
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
£19 - £29
Anytime Single
£28 - £45
Off-Peak Single
£17 - £26
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£65 - £130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£35 - £55
Advanced Single
£35 - £55
Anytime Day Single
£65 - £130
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
56m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£21 - £40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £20
Advanced Single
£14 - £20
Anytime Day Single
£21 - £40
Train from Bristol Temple Meads to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 48m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
£50 - £95
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£28 - £45
Advanced Single
£29 - £45
Anytime Day Single
£50 - £95
Train from Newquay to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 47m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
£22 - £45
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£13 - £21
Advanced Single
£14 - £21
Anytime Day Single
£22 - £45
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£15 - £29
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£10 - £16
Advanced Single
£11 - £16
Anytime Day Single
£15 - £29
Train from Reading to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 33m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£75 - £140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
£40 - £65
Advanced Single
£40 - £60
Anytime Day Single
£75 - £140
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
8h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
£28 - £40
Book at
National Express
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Plymouth Coach Station, Armada Way
Ave. Duration
4h 59m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£26 - £40
Book at
National Express
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
£29 - £33
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
£110 - £130
On Foot
£29 - £33
car
£89
Passenger
£31
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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