There are 9 ways to get from Falmouth to Ireland 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 via Crewe  •  15 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street
  3. Take the train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
  4. Take the train from Crewe to Holyhead
  5. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$253 - $465

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry via Plymouth  •  17 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth to Plymouth
  2. Take the bus from Plymouth to Birmingham
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$52 - $67

7 alternative options

Train, car ferry  •  18 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Redruth to Taunton
  2. Take the train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$268 - $457

Bus, bus and ferry  •  20 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Redruth to Birmingham National Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$56 - $73

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 44 min

  1. Drive from Falmouth to Fishguard
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Drive from Rosslare to Dublin

$131 - $175

Bus to Newquay, fly to Dublin  •  6 h 13 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Dublin (DUB) NQY - DUB

$73 - $239

Train to Exeter, fly to Dublin  •  8 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
  2. Fly from Exeter (EXT) to Dublin (DUB) EXT - DUB

$125 - $311

Train, train to Bristol, fly to Dublin  •  8 h 54 min

  1. Take the train from Truro to Plymouth
  2. Take the train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dublin (DUB) BRS - DUB

$139 - $374

Bus to Newquay, fly to Cork  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Take the bus from Falmouth, Argos to Newquay, Bus Station
  2. Fly from Newquay (NQY) to Cork (ORK) NQY - ORK

$92 - $407

What companies run services between Falmouth, England and Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Falmouth to Dublin. However, you can take the train to Truro, take the train to Plymouth, take the train to Birmingham New Street, take the train to Crewe, take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the car ferry to Dublin, then take the taxi to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Falmouth to Dublin via Plymouth and Birmingham in around 17 h 50 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Newquay to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $380
Flights from Exeter to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Newquay to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$65 - $370
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Exeter to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $330
Train operators
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$18 - $28
Advanced Single
$20 - $28
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Redruth to Taunton
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$80 - $150
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$40 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $150
Train from Taunton to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $90
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$27 - $45
Advanced Single
$28 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $90
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$60 - $110
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$30 - $50
Advanced Single
$35 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $110
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
2 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $140
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $140
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Truro to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$29 - $45
Train from Plymouth to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
3 h 31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$60 - $90
Anytime Single
$95 - $150
Off-Peak Single
$100 - $150
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Single
$40 - $65
Off-Peak Single
$28 - $45
Train from Redruth to Taunton
Ave. Duration
2 h 57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$70 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Single
$70 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$65 - $100
Train from Truro to Exeter St Davids
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$60 - $90
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$35 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $90
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $75
Train from Plymouth to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Single
$65 - $110
Off-Peak Single
$60 - $90
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Birmingham New Street to Crewe
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Crewe to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2 h 19 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$70 - $110
Train from Cardiff Central to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
4 h 49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$95 - $150
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$45 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$95 - $150
First Anytime Day Single
$160 - $240
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Falmouth to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Plymouth to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Redruth to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
8 h 55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$40 - $45
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$150 - $180
On Foot
$40 - $45
car
$122
Passenger
$43
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$49
Small Car
$167
Car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Falmouth to Ireland?

The distance between Falmouth and Ireland is 362 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Ireland?

The cheapest way to get from Falmouth to Ireland is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £35 - £50 and takes 17 h 50 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Falmouth to Ireland?

The quickest way to get from Falmouth to Ireland is to bus and fly which takes 6 h 13 min and costs £50 - £180.

Is there a direct bus between Falmouth and Ireland?

No, there is no direct bus from Falmouth to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Falmouth and arriving at Dublin via Plymouth and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 50 min.

How long does it take to get from Falmouth to Ireland?

It takes approximately 15 h 21 min to get from Falmouth to Ireland, including transfers.