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There are 9 ways to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher by train, car ferry, bus, taxi, car or plane

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Recommended option

Train, car ferry, bus, taxi  •  12 h 40 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

$199 - $284

Cheapest option

Fly Liverpool to Dublin, bus  •  9 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB) LPL - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk

$47 - $264

7 alternative options

Car ferry, drive  •  13 h 42 min

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

$89 - $264

Car ferry, bus  •  15 h 7 min

  1. Take the car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
  2. Take the car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Dublin
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Dublin Rd X20
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

$88 - $194

Train, car ferry, bus  •  16 h

  1. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Galway
  4. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

$132 - $216

Drive, car ferry  •  8 h

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

$93 - $126

Train to Manchester, fly to Shannon  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Liverpool Lime Street to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Shannon (SNN) MAN - SNN

$48 - $331

Train to Manchester, fly to Knock, bus  •  10 h 36 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

$115 - $307

Fly Liverpool to Knock, bus  •  10 h 23 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 - $335

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher is to fly and bus which costs £35 - £210 and takes 9 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Liverpool to Cliffs of Moher is to train and fly which costs £35 - £260 and takes 7 h 48 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 12 h 40 min and costs £150 - £220.

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It takes approximately 12 h 40 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 15 min.

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Ryanair, British Airways and Aer Lingus offer flights from Manchester Airport to Shannon Airport.

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There are 228+ hotels available in Cliffs of Moher. Prices start at $80 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: 12 h 40 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 walk to Tolka Quay, Irish Ferries Terminal, take the line 53 bus to Connolly Station, Amiens Street, take the walk to Connolly, 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 line 63 bus to Seaforth, Port of Liverpool, take the walk to Bootle, 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 15 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$16 - $110
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
Flights from Liverpool to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$27 - $750
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Manchester to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $950
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Manchester to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
Hourly
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 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $80
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $23
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
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 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $22
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 - $15
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$38 - $42
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $42
car
$115
Passenger
$41
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
$46
Small Car
$155
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
$196
Overnight Cabin
$53
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Liverpool to Douglas, Isle of Man
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Douglas, Isle of Man to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $65
Schedules at
steam-packet.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Single offer
$34
Standard fare
$62
Other operators
Taxi from Gmit to Cliffs of Moher
Ave. Duration
58 min
Estimated price
$100 - $120
City Taxis Galway
Phone
+353 91 525 252
Website
citytaxisgalway.com

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