There are 5 ways to get from Largs to Dublin by train, car ferry, bus, 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.

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Train, car ferry  •  11h 33m

  1. Take the train from Largs to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
  3. Take the train from Warrington Bank Quay to Llandudno Junction
  4. Take the train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
  5. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

186€ - 502€

Cheapest option

Train to Glasgow, fly  •  4h 46m

  1. Take the train from Largs to Paisley Gilmour Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Dublin (DUB) GLA - DUB

32€ - 163€

3 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  12h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Largs, School Street to Ayr, Bus Station 585
  2. Take the bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 358 / ...
  3. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  4. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre ->W to The Gresham Hotel 18

63€ - 81€

Drive, car ferry  •  8h 8m

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

102€ - 136€

Train, train to Edinburgh, fly  •  6h 46m

  1. Take the train from Largs to Glasgow Central
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
  3. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Dublin (DUB) EDI - DUB

41€ - 236€

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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Largs to Dublin is to train and fly which costs £28 - £150 and takes 4h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Largs to Dublin is to train and fly which costs £28 - £150 and takes 4h 46m.

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The distance between Largs and Dublin is 288 km.

The best way to get from Largs to Dublin without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 11h 33m and costs £160 - £450.

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It takes approximately 11h 33m to get from Largs to Dublin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Glasgow Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Glasgow Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 1098+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Largs to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 287.8 km
  • Duration: 11h 33m

What companies run services between Largs, Scotland and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Largs to Dublin. However, you can take the train to Glasgow Central, take the train to Warrington Bank Quay, take the train to Llandudno Junction, take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, then take the car ferry to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Largs to Dublin via Ayr, Bus Station, Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, Cairnryan, Belfast, Belfast Stena Line Terminus, Belfast Donegall Place, and Belfast, Europa Bus Centre ->W in around 12h 7m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 11m
When
Every day
Estimated price
40€ - 200€
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
35€ - 260€
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
21€ - 130€
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
23€ - 160€
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Largs to Glasgow Central
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 30€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
10€ - 15€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
23€ - 30€
Train from Largs to Paisley Gilmour Street
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
9€ - 25€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
9€ - 13€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
19€ - 25€
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
1h 26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
10€ - 35€
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
10€ - 15€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
25€ - 35€
Avanti West Coast
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Warrington Bank Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
90€ - 320€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
90€ - 120€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
230€ - 320€
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 60€
Website
avantiwestcoast.co.uk
Anytime Day Single
17€ - 22€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
40€ - 60€
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Warrington Bank Quay to Llandudno Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Llandudno Junction to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
18€ - 26€
Website
tfw.wales
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from Glasgow Central to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
6€ - 45€
Website
lner.co.uk
Advance Single
6€ - 10€
Anytime Day Single
19€ - 28€
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
30€ - 45€
Bus operators
Stagecoach West Scotland
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Largs, School Street to Ayr, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 36m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
6€ - 9€
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Stagecoach West Scotland
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Ayr, Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Scottish Citylink
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre ->W to The Gresham Hotel 18
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
13€ - 19€
Website
Aircoach
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
33€ - 37€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
33€ - 37€
car
100€
Passenger
35€
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
40€
Small Car
133€
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
34€
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
34€
Small Car
145€

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