There are 12 ways to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon by train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus, 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  •  12 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from London Euston to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
  4. Take the train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon

$215 - $348

Cheapest option

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 - $223

10 alternative options

Train, bus and ferry  •  14 h 39 min

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

$116 - $172

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 50 min

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

$61 - $77

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 3 min

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

$120 - $164

Fly London City to Dublin, train  •  7 h 22 min

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

$92 - $283

Fly London Heathrow to Dublin, train  •  7 h 15 min

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

$110 - $305

Fly London Gatwick to Dublin, train  •  7 h 29 min

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

$78 - $233

Train to Southend, fly to Dublin, train  •  8 h

  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 Maynooth to Carrick on Shannon

$141 - $473

Train to London Luton, fly to Knock, bus, train  •  7 h 52 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

$68 - $241

Fly London Gatwick to Knock, bus, train  •  7 h 52 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 - $393

Train to Birmingham, fly to Dublin, train  •  8 h 3 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 Maynooth to Carrick on Shannon

$119 - $295

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £45 - £60 and takes 15 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon is to fly and train which costs £80 - £240 and takes 7 h 15 min.

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

It takes approximately 12 h 1 min to get from London to Carrick-on-Shannon, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London station to Carrick-on-Shannon. However, there are services departing from London Victoria Coach Station and arriving at Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop via Birmingham and Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 50 min.

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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 Chester, take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, take the car ferry to Dublin, take the taxi to Connolly, then take the train to Carrick on Shannon. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from London to Carrick-on-Shannon via Birmingham Moor Street, Birmingham, Dublin, and Connolly in around 14 h 39 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 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 Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 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 London Gatwick to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
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
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $340
Flights from London Gatwick to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $270
Flights from London Gatwick to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $460
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
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 London Luton to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $280
Flights from London Stansted to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
CityJet
Website
cityjet.com
Flights from London City to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 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 to 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
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from London Euston to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$100 - $170
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$65 - $95
Anytime Day Single
$100 - $170
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
Train from London Euston to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$60 - $100
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$60 - $100
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
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Maynooth to Carrick on Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Sligo to Carrick on Shannon
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Website
irishrail.ie
Chiltern Railways
Phone
+44 345 600 5165
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Train from London Marylebone to Birmingham Moor Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$65 - $100
Website
chilternrailways.co.uk
Advance Single
$35 - $55
Anytime Day Single
$65 - $100
Thameslink
Website
thameslinkrailway.com
Train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 30 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
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$6 - $10
Off-Peak Single
$13 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Single
$19 - $28
Bus operators
National Express
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 from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus Eireann
Website
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 - $34
Schedules at
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
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 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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