There are 8 ways to get from Llanelli to Dublin by train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, 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.

Recommended option

Train, car ferry  •  9 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Llanelli to Fishguard Harbour
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Pearse

$104 - $137

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 29 min

  1. Take the bus from Swansea Bus Station to Birmingham National Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$41 - $54

6 alternative options

Bus, car ferry  •  14 h 12 min

  1. Take the bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) T1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) T2
  3. Take the bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Holyhead, Summer Hill (Market Buildings) X4 / ...
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$86 - $108

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 1 min

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

$76 - $97

Train to Cardiff, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Llanelli to Cardiff Central
  2. Fly from Cardiff (CWL) to Dublin (DUB) CWL - DUB

$75 - $259

Train, train to Bristol, fly  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Llanelli to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
  3. Fly from Bristol (BRS) to Dublin (DUB) BRS - DUB

$85 - $286

Train, train to Birmingham, fly  •  7 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Llanelli to Cardiff Central
  2. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
  3. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB) BHX - DUB

$110 - $353

Train to Manchester, fly  •  8 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Llanelli to Wilmslow
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB

$116 - $283

What companies run services between Llanelli, Wales and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Llanelli to Dublin. However, you can take the train to Fishguard Harbour, take the walk to Fishguard, take the car ferry to Rosslare, take the walk to Rosslare Europort, then take the train to Pearse. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Llanelli to Dublin via Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station), Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station), Holyhead, Summer Hill (Market Buildings), and Holyhead in around 14 h 12 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $300
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 4 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Bristol to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $240
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Cardiff to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Llanelli to Fishguard Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 11 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$13 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
Train from Llanelli to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$12 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
First Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Llanelli to Wilmslow
Ave. Duration
4 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$90 - $140
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$90 - $140
First Anytime Day Single
$140 - $220
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Llanelli to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$30 - $60
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$19 - $30
Advanced Single
$21 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $60
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $40
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$14 - $22
Advanced Single
$15 - $22
Anytime Day Single
$22 - $40
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Temple Meads
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Single
$35 - $60
Off-Peak Single
$22 - $35
Train from Cardiff Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $95
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Single
$60 - $95
Off-Peak Single
$50 - $80
Bus operators
New Adventure Travel
Phone
+44 29 2044 2040
Email
sales@natgroup.co.uk
Website
natgroup.co.uk
Bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station (Carmarthen Bus Station) to Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 7 (Aberystwyth Bus Station)
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19
Schedules at
natgroup.co.uk
Lloyds Coaches
Phone
+44 1654 702100
Email
info@lloydscoaches.com
Website
lloydscoaches.com
Bus from Aberystwyth, Bus Station Stand 4 (Aberystwyth Bus Station) to Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station)
Ave. Duration
3 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30
Schedules at
lloydscoaches.com
Arriva Cymru
Phone
0344 800 4411
Website
arrivabus.co.uk
Bus from Bangor, Railway Station (Bangor Railway Station) to Holyhead, Summer Hill (Market Buildings)
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
arrivabus.co.uk
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Swansea Bus Station to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $28
Website
nationalexpress.com
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$42
Schedules at
stenaline.ie
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$45 - $170
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$49
Small Car
$167
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$41 - $46
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$150 - $180
On Foot
$41 - $46
car
$124
Passenger
$44

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Llanelli to Dublin?

The distance between Llanelli and Dublin is 232 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Llanelli to Dublin?

The cheapest way to get from Llanelli to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £29 - £40 and takes 15 h 29 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Llanelli to Dublin?

The quickest way to get from Llanelli to Dublin is to train and fly which takes 5 h 21 min and costs £50 - £190.

Is there a direct bus between Llanelli and Dublin?

No, there is no direct bus from Llanelli to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Llanelli, West End (Princess Head PH) and arriving at Dublin via Swansea Bus Station and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 29 min.

How long does it take to get from Llanelli to Dublin?

It takes approximately 9 h 30 min to get from Llanelli to Dublin, including transfers.