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There are 3 ways to get from Ireland to St David's by train, car ferry, bus or car

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Recommended option

Train, car ferry  •  7h 47m

  1. Take the train from Grand Canal Dock to Rosslare Europort 4-Y
  2. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard

$129 - $157

Cheapest option

Bus, car ferry  •  10h 34m

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

$72 - $79

1 alternative option

Car ferry, drive  •  7h 27m

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

$74 - $98

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Ireland to St David's is to bus and car ferry which costs 60€ - 70€ and takes 10h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Ireland to St David's is to car ferry and drive which costs 60€ - 90€ and takes 7h 27m.

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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 car ferry which takes 7h 47m and costs 110€ - 140€.

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It takes approximately 7h 47m to get from Ireland to St David's, including transfers.

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There are 263+ hotels available in St David's. Prices start at $74 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: 7h 47m

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 car ferry to Fishguard, then take the taxi to St David's. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Dublin to St David's via Wexford, Wexford Station, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare, Fishguard, and Goodwick Square in around 10h 34m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Upper Leeson Street to Wexford, Wexford Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $30
Website
Bus Eireann
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Dublin to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
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
3h 15m
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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