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There are 2 ways to get from Dublin to Portmeirion by car ferry, car, bus and ferry, bus or taxi

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Car ferry, drive  •  4 h 23 min

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

$49 - $59

1 alternative option

Bus and ferry, bus, taxi  •  16 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Manchester 880
  2. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place 060
  3. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno Junction
  4. Take a taxi from Llandudno Junction to Portmeirion

$174 - $216

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Portmeirion is to car ferry and drive which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Portmeirion is to car ferry and drive which costs 40€ - 55€ and takes 4 h 23 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Portmeirion is 151 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Portmeirion without a car is to bus and ferry and bus and taxi which takes 16 h 18 min and costs 150€ - 190€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Dublin to Portmeirion, including transfers.

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There are 836+ hotels available in Portmeirion. Prices start at $97 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Portmeirion.
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  • Distance: 94.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 23 min

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

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Portmeirion. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead then take the drive to Portmeirion. Alternatively, you can take the bus and ferry to Manchester, take the walk to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St, take the bus to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place, take the bus to Llandudno Junction, then take the taxi to Portmeirion.

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
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
2 h 42 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.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 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
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
$46
Small Car
$155
Other operators
Taxi from Llandudno Junction to Portmeirion
Ave. Duration
57 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
Bangor Taxi
Phone
+4428 91 456 456
Website
bangorcabs.com
Seans Taxi
Phone
+441248 353 353
Website
seanstaxiservice.co.uk

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