There are 4 ways to get from Fishguard to Dublin by car, car ferry, train, bus or bus and ferry

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

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Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 47 min

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

$73 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  17 h 2 min

  1. Take the bus from Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T5
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$43 - $57

2 alternative options

Car ferry, train  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  2. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Pearse Rosslare Europort Service

$75 - $90

Car ferry, bus  •  8 h 8 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  2. Take the bus from Redmond Square to Leeson Street Upper 740

$77 - $94

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Fishguard to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £30 - £45 and takes 17 h 2 min.

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The quickest way to get from Fishguard to Dublin is to drive and car ferry which costs £55 - £75 and takes 6 h 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Fishguard to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) and arriving at Dublin via Aberystwyth and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 2 min.

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The distance between Fishguard and Dublin is 107 miles.

The best way to get from Fishguard to Dublin without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 7 h 27 min and costs £55 - £70.

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It takes approximately 6 h 47 min to get from Fishguard to Dublin, including transfers.

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Fishguard to Dublin bus services, operated by Richards Bros, depart from Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) station.

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

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There are 1213+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at $105 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fishguard to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 107.4 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 47 min

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

There is no direct connection from Fishguard to Dublin. However, you can take the drive to Holyhead then take the car ferry to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Fishguard to Dublin via Rosslare and Rosslare Europort in around 7 h 27 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Wexford Bus
Website
wexfordbus.com
Bus from Redmond Square to Leeson Street Upper
Ave. Duration
2 h 18 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
wexfordbus.com
Richards Bros
Phone
+44 1239 613756
Email
enquiries@richardsbros.co.uk
Website
richardsbros.co.uk
Bus from Fishguard, The Square (Fishguard Town Hall) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
2 h 37 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
richardsbros.co.uk
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 from Aberystwyth to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
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
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $44
car
$118
Passenger
$42
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 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$47
Small Car
$157
Car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk

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