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There are 4 ways to get from Exeter to Kerry Airport (KIR) by train, plane, car ferry, bus or car

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Train to Bristol, fly  •  7h 56m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
  2. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Kerry (KIR) BRS - KIR

€60 - €291

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Train, train to London Luton, fly  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
  2. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Kerry (KIR) LTN - KIR

€101 - €324

Train, car ferry, bus  •  32h 2m

  1. Take the train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
  2. Take the car ferry from Plymouth to Roscoff
  3. Take the car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
  4. Take the bus from Parnell Place, stop 255021 to Kerry Airport, stop 350001 40

Drive, car ferry  •  10h 53m

  1. Drive from Exeter to Pembroke
  2. Take the car ferry from Pembroke to Rosslare
  3. Drive from Rosslare to Kerry Airport (KIR)

€100 - €135

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Kerry Airport (KIR) is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Kerry Airport (KIR) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Kerry Airport (KIR) is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Exeter to Kerry Airport (KIR) is to drive and car ferry which costs £85 - £120 and takes 10h 53m.

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The quickest way to get from Exeter to Kerry Airport (KIR) is to train and fly which costs £85 - £280 and takes 6h 49m.

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The distance between Exeter and Kerry Airport (KIR) is 447 km.

The best way to get from Exeter to Kerry Airport (KIR) without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 32h 2m and costs .

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It takes approximately 7h 56m to get from Exeter to Kerry Airport (KIR), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Bristol Airport to Kerry Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 35m and has one stopover.

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KLM, Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Bristol Airport to Kerry Airport.

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There are 103+ hotels available in Kerry Airport (KIR). Prices start at €75 per night.

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Map of how to get from Exeter to Kerry Airport (KIR).
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  • Distance: 446.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 56m

What companies run services between Exeter, England and Kerry Airport (KIR), Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Exeter to Kerry Airport (KIR). However, you can take the train to Bristol Temple Meads, take the walk to Bristol Temple Meads, take the shuttle to Bristol Airport, take the walk to Bristol airport, then fly to Kerry. Alternatively, you can take the train to London Paddington, take the walk to Paddington, take the subway to King's Cross St. Pancras station, take the walk to London St Pancras International LL, take the train to Luton, take the walk to Luton Station Interchange, take the bus to Airport Bus Station, take the walk to London Luton airport, then fly to Kerry.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Bristol to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Luton to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€7 - €130
Train operators
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€50 - €170
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€50 - €60
Anytime Day 1st Class
€110 - €170
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€40 - €140
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Anytime Day
€40 - €50
Anytime Day 1st Class
€100 - €140
First Great Western Service
Phone
+44 3457 000 125
Email
gwr.feedback@gwr.com
Website
gwr.com
Train from Exeter St Davids to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€30 - €40
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€30 - €40
Anytime Day 1st Class
€55 - €75
Train from Exeter St Davids to London Paddington
Ave. Duration
2h 14m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€70 - €90
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€70 - €90
Anytime Day 1st Class
€120 - €170
Train from Exeter St Davids to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1h 9m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€23 - €29
Website
First Great Western Service
Anytime Day
€23 - €29
Anytime Day 1st Class
€40 - €55
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€16 - €20
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€16 - €20
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€19 - €28
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €23
Off-Peak Single
€14 - €20
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€19 - €28
Bus operators
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Parnell Place, stop 255021 to Kerry Airport, stop 350001
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Bus Eireann
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
0330 159 7000
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.com
Website
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Plymouth to Roscoff
Ave. Duration
9h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€30 - €95
Schedules at
brittany-ferries.co.uk
Adult
€30 - €40
Car
€65 - €95
Car ferry from Roscoff to Cork Port
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Brittany Ferries
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Pembroke to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€34 - €38
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€34 - €38

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