There are 7 ways to get from Dublin to Stafford by car ferry, train, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Car ferry, train Virgin West Coast Trains  •  6 h 57 min

$89 - $203

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, train  •  9 h 45 min

  1. 871

$33 - $77

5 alternative options

Car ferry, train Arriva Trains Wales  •  7 h 11 min

$89 - $123

Car ferry, drive  •  5 h 47 min

$68 - $88

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  3 h 43 min

  1. DUB - BHX

$42 - $208

Fly to Manchester, train  •  3 h 54 min

  1. DUB - MAN

$67 - $216

Fly to Liverpool, train  •  4 h 3 min

  1. DUB - LPL

$51 - $261

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

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Stafford. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the train to Crewe, then take the train to Stafford. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Stafford via Holyhead and Holyhead in around 7 h 11 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
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 Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Dublin to Manchester
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$21 - $35
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$17 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Holyhead to Crewe
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $29
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Holyhead to Stafford
Ave. Duration
2 h 47 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
First Anytime Day Single
$85 - $130
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$15 - $24
First Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$17 - $26
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $55
Off-Peak Single
$20 - $30
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Stafford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$28 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Birmingham New Street to Stafford
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Birmingham International to Stafford
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Train from Liverpool South Parkway to Stafford
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $35
Bus operators
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
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $44
car
$118
Passenger
$42

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Stafford is 282 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Stafford is to bus and ferry and train which costs 27€ - 65€ and takes 9 h 45 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Stafford is to fly and train which takes 3 h 43 min and costs 35€ - 180€.

It takes approximately 6 h 57 min to get from Dublin to Stafford, including transfers.