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There are 11 ways to get from London to Ashford Castle by train, plane, bus, car ferry, taxi or car

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Train to London Luton, fly to Knock, line 431 bus

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Knock (NOC)
  3. Take the line 431 bus from Claremorris to Cong North, Spar Shop

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Fly London Stansted to Shannon, bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Shannon (SNN)
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

Fly London Stansted to Knock, line 431 bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Knock (NOC)
  2. Take the line 431 bus from Claremorris to Cong North, Spar Shop

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Knock, line 431 bus

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Knock (NOC)
  3. Take the line 431 bus from Claremorris to Cong North, Spar Shop

Fly London Heathrow to Shannon, bus

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Shannon (SNN)
  2. Take the bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

Train to London Gatwick, fly to Shannon, bus

  1. Take the train from London Victoria to Gatwick Airport
  2. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Shannon (SNN)
  3. Take the bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041

Fly London City to Dublin, train

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dublin (DUB)
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

Fly London Stansted to Dublin, train, line 456 bus, line 422 bus

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Dublin (DUB)
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Galway
  3. Take the line 456 bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Headford, stop 520431
  4. Take the line 422 bus from Headford, stop 520431 to Cong, stop 531691

Train, car ferry

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Galway

Train, car ferry, bus, taxi

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Liverpool South Parkway
  2. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  3. Take the bus from Newlands to Dunnes, Friars Walk
  4. Take a taxi from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Ashford Castle

Drive, car ferry

  1. Drive from London to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to Ashford Castle

Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from London to Ashford Castle is to fly and bus, which costs £40 - £230 and takes 10h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from London to Ashford Castle is to fly and bus which costs £75 - £330 and takes 9h 28m.

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The distance between London and Ashford Castle is 659 km.

The best way to get from London to Ashford Castle without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 17h 2m and costs £180 - £460.

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It takes approximately 7h 32m to get from London to Ashford Castle, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Luton Airport to Knock Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 20m.

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Ryanair offers flights from London Luton Airport to Knock Airport.

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There are 20+ hotels available in Ashford Castle. Prices start at €100 per night.

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The best way to get from London to London Stansted Airport is to train which takes 49 min and costs £15 - £27.

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Map of how to get from London to Ashford Castle.
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  • Distance: 658.7 km
  • Duration: 7h 32m

What companies run services between London, England and Ashford Castle, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from London to Ashford Castle. However, you can take the train to Luton Airport Parkway, take the walk to Luton Airport Parkway Rail Station, take the line 888 bus to Airport Bus Station, take the walk to London Luton airport, fly to Knock, take the walk to Knock Airport, stop 553081, take the line 440 bus to Claremorris, stop 555371, take the walk to Claremorris, take the line 431 bus to Cong North, Spar Shop, then take the walk to Ashford Castle. Alternatively, you can take the train to Stansted Airport, take the walk to London Stansted airport, fly to Knock, take the walk to Knock Airport, stop 553081, take the line 440 bus to Claremorris, stop 555371, take the walk to Claremorris, take the line 431 bus to Cong North, Spar Shop, then take the walk to Ashford Castle.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Luton to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €280
Flights from London Stansted to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€27 - €390
Flights from London Stansted to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€11 - €200
Flights from London Gatwick to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€35 - €370
Flights from London Stansted to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€10 - €230
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €900
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €470
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €550
Flights from London City to Dublin via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €550
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€60 - €900
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€70 - €470
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €550
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Knock
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€35 - €400
Flights from London Stansted to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€27 - €360
Train operators
Thameslink
Phone
0345 026 4700
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €19
Website
Thameslink
Anytime
€15 - €19
East Midlands Railways
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€18 - €27
Website
eastmidlandsrailway.co.uk
Advance Single
€8 - €22
Off-Peak Single
€13 - €20
Anytime Day Single/Anytime Single
€18 - €27
Bus operators
Local Link Galway
Website
locallinkgalway.ie
Bus from Claremorris to Cong North, Spar Shop
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Local Link Galway
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Shannon Airport, stop 609581 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Headford, stop 520431
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Headford, stop 520431 to Cong, stop 531691
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€1 - €2
Website
Bus Eireann
Dublin Coach
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€33 - €37
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
€120 - €140
On Foot
€33 - €37
Other operators
Taxi from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Ashford Castle
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Estimated price
€140 - €180
Clare Cabs
Phone
+353 65 682 0777
Burren Taxis
Phone
+353 65 682 3456
AAA Taxi's Ennis
Phone
+353 65 689 2999
Website
aaataxisennis.ie

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