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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Tenby by train, car ferry, bus, 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

Train, car ferry  •  10 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from Pearse to Rosslare Europort
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Whitland

$91 - $115

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  15 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from Dublin to Birmingham 871
  2. Take the bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Tenby National Express

$40 - $50

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry, train  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour 132
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  3. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Whitland

$88 - $105

Car ferry, drive  •  7 h 11 min

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

$73 - $97

Fly, train  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Cardiff (CWL) DUB - CWL
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
  3. Take the train from Carmarthen to Tenby

$86 - $278

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Tenby is to bus and ferry and bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 15 h 10 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Tenby is to car ferry and drive which costs 60€ - 85€ and takes 7 h 11 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Tenby. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Tenby via Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 10 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Tenby is 212 km.

The best way to get from Dublin to Tenby without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 10 h 19 min and costs 75€ - 100€.

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It takes approximately 10 h 19 min to get from Dublin to Tenby, including transfers.

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

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Cardiff Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h.

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

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Flybe offers flights from Dublin Airport to Cardiff Airport.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Tenby.
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  • Distance: 132.6 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 19 min

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

There is no direct connection from Dublin to Tenby. However, you can take the train to Rosslare Europort, take the walk to Rosslare, take the car ferry to Fishguard, take the walk to Fishguard Harbour, take the train to Whitland, then take the train to Tenby. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to Tenby via Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare, Fishguard, Fishguard Harbour, and Whitland in around 11 h 13 min.

Airlines
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Cardiff
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Whitland
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$6 - $9
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
Train from Carmarthen to Tenby
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $18
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$5 - $8
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $18
First Anytime Day Single
$19 - $28
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$23 - $35
Advanced Single
$25 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $75
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
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
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth to Tenby
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
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
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
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

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 17 min and costs 5€.

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