There are 11 ways to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher by train, car ferry, bus, taxi, car, bus and ferry or plane

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Train, car ferry, bus, taxi  •  11 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Gmit 720
  4. Take a taxi from Gmit to Cliffs of Moher

$209 - $309

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Train to Manchester, fly to Shannon, bus  •  7 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Shannon (SNN) MAN - SNN
  3. Take the bus from Ennis Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher

$48 - $332

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Train, car ferry, drive  •  11 h 45 min

  1. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$112 - $198

Car ferry, drive  •  12 h 15 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  2. Drive from Dublin to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$89 - $258

Bus, car ferry, drive  •  13 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$90 - $127

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  20 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Dublin Rd X20
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

$74 - $109

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Liverpool to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher

$94 - $128

Train to Manchester, fly to Knock, bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Knock (NOC) MAN - NOC
  3. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Dublin Rd
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher

$116 - $310

Fly Liverpool to Dublin, bus  •  9 h 20 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB) LPL - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

$50 - $261

Fly Liverpool to Shannon, bus  •  7 h 39 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Shannon (SNN) LPL - SNN
  2. Take the bus from Ennis Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher

$58 - $368

Fly Liverpool to Knock, bus  •  10 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Knock (NOC) LPL - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Dublin Rd
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher

$56 - $336

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher is to fly and bus which costs £35 - £200 and takes 9 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher is to train and fly and bus which costs £35 - £260 and takes 7 h 24 min.

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The distance between Liverpool and Cliffs of Moher is 270 miles.

The best way to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher without a car is to train and car ferry and bus and taxi which takes 11 h 28 min and costs £160 - £240.

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It takes approximately 11 h 28 min to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Manchester Airport to Shannon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 10 min.

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Ryanair offers flights from Manchester Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 271+ hotels available in Cliffs of Moher. Prices start at $88 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher.
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  • Distance: 270.3 miles
  • Duration: 11 h 28 min

What companies run services between Liverpool, England and Cliffs of Moher, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher. However, you can take the train to Chester, take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the car ferry to Dublin, take the taxi to Grand Canal Dock, take the train to Tara St, take the walk to Dublin City South, Burgh Quay, take the bus to Gmit, then take the taxi to Cliffs of Moher. Alternatively, you can take the train to Chester, take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the car ferry to Dublin, take the drive to County Clare, Doolin Pier, take the bus to Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre Car Park, then take the walk to Cliffs of Moher.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Manchester to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $110
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
Flights from Liverpool to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$40 - $340
Flights from Liverpool to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $750
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Flights from Manchester to Knock via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $440
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $25
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $24
Anytime Single
$22 - $35
Northern Rail
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $23
Website
northernrailway.co.uk
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$8 - $12
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Bus operators
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
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 Liverpool One Bus Station, Canning Place to Bangor, Gwynedd
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Ennis Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
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
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Car Saver
$131
Passenger & Car Flexi
$197
Overnight Cabin
$53
Other operators
Taxi from Gmit to Cliffs of Moher
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Website
citytaxisgalway.com

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