There are 6 ways to get from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon 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 via Crewe  •  9 h 53 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Crewe
  3. Take the train from Crewe to Smethwick Galton Bridge
  4. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Stratford-upon-Avon

$109 - $186

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry  •  11 h 6 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871

$30 - $35

4 alternative options

Car ferry, train Arriva Trains Wales  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Take the train from Holyhead to Smethwick Galton Bridge
  3. Take the train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Stratford-upon-Avon

$115 - $159

Car ferry, drive  •  6 h 46 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to Stratford-upon-Avon

$79 - $108

Fly to Birmingham, train  •  4 h 10 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Birmingham (BHX) DUB - BHX
  2. Take the train from Solihull to Stratford-upon-Avon

$34 - $168

Fly to Manchester, train  •  5 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Manchester (MAN) DUB - MAN
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon

$84 - $243

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon is to bus and ferry which costs 25€ - 31€ and takes 11 h 6 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon is to fly and train which costs 29€ - 150€ and takes 4 h 10 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Stratford-upon-Avon, Mop Stop via Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 11 h 6 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Stratford-upon-Avon is 331 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 9 h 53 min and costs 90€ - 160€.

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It takes approximately 9 h 53 min to get from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon, including transfers.

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Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Dublin station.

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

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon.
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  • Distance: 206.8 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 53 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Stratford-upon-Avon, England?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon. However, you can take the car ferry to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the train to Crewe, take the train to Smethwick Galton Bridge, take the walk to Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level, then take the train to Stratford-upon-Avon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Stratford-upon-Avon via Holyhead, Holyhead, Smethwick Galton Bridge, and Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level in around 10 h 2 min.

Airlines
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
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
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
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
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 16 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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 Holyhead to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
3 h 59 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
First Anytime Day Single
$100 - $160
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Crewe to Smethwick Galton Bridge
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $16
Anytime Day Single
$19 - $27
Train from Smethwick Galton Bridge High Level to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $16
Train from Solihull to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$4 - $7
Anytime Day Single
$7 - $11
Train from Birmingham Moor Street to Stratford-upon-Avon
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $14
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
8 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.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
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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