There are 12 ways to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon by plane, train, bus, bus and ferry, car ferry or car

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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Fly London City to Dublin, train  •  7 h 4 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dublin (DUB) LCY - DUB
  2. Take the train from Drumcondra to Carrick on Shannon

$93 - $283

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Bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop 23

$57 - $68

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Fly London Heathrow to Dublin, train  •  6 h 57 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dublin (DUB) LHR - DUB
  2. Take the train from Drumcondra to Carrick on Shannon

$111 - $305

Fly London Gatwick to Dublin, train  •  7 h 9 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Dublin (DUB) LGW - DUB
  2. Take the train from Drumcondra to Carrick on Shannon

$79 - $233

Train to Southend, fly to Dublin, train  •  7 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from London Liverpool Street to Southend Airport
  2. Fly from Southend (SEN) to Dublin (DUB) SEN - DUB
  3. Take the train from Drumcondra to Carrick on Shannon

$87 - $323

Train to Birmingham, fly to Dublin, train  •  7 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB) BHX - DUB
  3. Take the train from Drumcondra to Carrick on Shannon

$99 - $296

Fly London Stansted to Knock, bus, train  •  8 h 4 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Knock (NOC) STN - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon

$61 - $222

Train to London Luton, fly to Knock, bus, train  •  8 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Knock (NOC) LTN - NOC
  3. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station
  4. Take the train from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon

$69 - $240

Fly London Gatwick to Knock, bus, train  •  7 h 50 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Knock (NOC) LGW - NOC
  2. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station
  3. Take the train from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon

$82 - $392

Train, bus and ferry  •  14 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon

$95 - $181

Train, carferry  •  17 h 4 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Fishguard Harbour
  3. Take the carferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  4. Take the train from Rosslare Europort to Connolly
  5. Take the train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon

$232 - $369

Drive, carferry  •  10 h 6 min

  1. Drive from London to Holyhead
  2. Take the carferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  3. Drive from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon

$119 - $164

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from London to Carrick-on-Shannon. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop via Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 16 h 10 min.

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The distance between London and Carrick-on-Shannon is 375 miles.

The best way to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 14 h 27 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 7 h 4 min to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon, including transfers.

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London to Carrick-on-Shannon bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria station.

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The quickest flight from London City Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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London to Carrick-on-Shannon bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop station.

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Aer Lingus, Flybe, British Airways and CityJet offer flights from London City Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 128+ hotels available in Carrick-on-Shannon. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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The best way to get from London to London City Airport is to train which takes 21 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon.
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  • Distance: 375.4 miles
  • Duration: 7 h 4 min

What companies run services between London, England and Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from London to Carrick-on-Shannon. However, you can take the train to London City Airport DLR Station, take the walk to London City airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, take the line 700 bus to Lr. Drumcondra Road - Railway Bridge, take the walk to Drumcondra, then take the train to Carrick-on-Shannon. Alternatively, you can take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, take the line 700 bus to Lr. Drumcondra Road - Railway Bridge, take the walk to Drumcondra, then take the train to Carrick-on-Shannon.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $450
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London City to Dublin via Isle Of Man
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$70 - $430
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin via Manchester
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $340
Flights from London Heathrow to Dublin via Newcastle
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 26 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from London Gatwick to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$25 - $210
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$30 - $240
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Flights from London Stansted to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from London Luton to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $350
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Dublin via Exeter
Ave. Duration
3 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$110 - $460
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Drumcondra to Carrick on Shannon
Ave. Duration
2 h 6 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $18
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Rosslare Europort to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 58 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $110
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $65
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $110
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $60
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $60
Train from London Euston to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 4 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $65
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
thameslinkrailway.com
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from London St Pancras International to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from London Paddington to Swansea
Ave. Duration
2 h 56 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $190
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$50 - $80
Advanced Single
$55 - $80
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $190
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Swansea to Fishguard Harbour
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$29 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$29 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Sligo, Sligo Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$8 - $9
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
buseireann.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 and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $26
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $35
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
$40
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 - $160
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$46
Small Car
$157
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 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $43
car
$116
Passenger
$41

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