There are 4 ways to get from Ireland to St David's by train, car ferry, bus or car

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, carferry  •  10 h

  1. Take the train from Pearse to Rosslare Europort Commuter Service
  2. Take the carferry from Rosslare to Fishguard

$77 - $93

Cheapest option

Bus, carferry  •  10 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Upper Leeson Street to Wexford, Wexford Station 2 / ...
  2. Take the carferry from Rosslare to Fishguard

$73 - $82

2 alternative options

Train, carferry via Pembroke Dock, Albion Square  •  10 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Pearse to Rosslare Europort Commuter Service
  2. Take the carferry from Rosslare to Pembroke

$79 - $100

Carferry, drive  •  7 h 27 min

  1. Take the carferry from Dublin to Holyhead
  2. Drive from Holyhead to St David's

$74 - $98

Questions & Answers

The distance between Ireland and St David's is 214 km.

The best way to get from Ireland to St David's without a car is to train and carferry which takes 10 h and costs .

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It takes approximately 10 h to get from Ireland to St David's, including transfers.

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There are 251+ hotels available in St David's. Prices start at $84 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Ireland to St David's.
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  • Distance: 133.9 miles
  • Duration: 10 h

What companies run services between Ireland and St David's, Pembrokeshire, Wales?

There is no direct connection from Dublin to St David's. However, you can take the train to Rosslare Europort, take the walk to Rosslare, take the carferry to Fishguard, take the walk to Fishguard Harbour, take the train to Fishguard & Goodwick, take the walk to Goodwick, The Parrog, then take the line 413 bus to St David's, New Street Playground. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to St David's via Rosslare Europort, Rosslare, Pembroke, Pembroke Dock, Albion Square, and Haverfordwest, Bus Station (Haverfordwest Bus Station) in around 10 h 41 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Upper Leeson Street to Wexford, Wexford Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
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
$39
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 Rosslare to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
4 h 1 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$39 - $44
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $160
On Foot
$39 - $44
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 - $160
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41

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