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There are 11 ways to get from London to Letterkenny by plane, bus, shuttle, train, car ferry, bus and 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 Stansted to Derry, line 64 bus  •  5 h 22 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Derry (LDY) STN - LDY
  2. Take the line 64 bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It

$68 - $224

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Fly London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  7 h 11 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LGW - BFS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$66 - $197

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Fly London Heathrow to Belfast City, bus  •  6 h 32 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Belfast City (BHD) LHR - BHD
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre

$105 - $298

Fly London City to Belfast City, bus  •  6 h 54 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Belfast City (BHD) LCY - BHD
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre

$87 - $266

Fly London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  7 h 18 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) STN - BFS
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$87 - $207

Train to London Luton, fly to Belfast (Aldergrove), shuttle  •  7 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) LTN - BFS
  3. Take a shuttle bus from Belfast to Derry

$76 - $182

Train, car ferry, bus  •  14 h 42 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 bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station 32

$217 - $337

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  16 h 5 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 bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station 32

$105 - $180

Bus and ferry, bus  •  17 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop 932

Train, bus and ferry, bus via Sligo, Sligo Bus Station  •  18 h 2 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 Sligo
  4. Take the bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It 64 / ...

$125 - $220

Drive, car ferry  •  11 h 13 min

  1. Drive from London to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Larne
  3. Drive from Larne to Letterkenny

$136 - $253

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The cheapest way to get from London to Letterkenny is to fly and shuttle which costs £50 - £160 and takes 7 h 11 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Letterkenny is to fly and line 64 bus which costs £50 - £180 and takes 5 h 22 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Letterkenny. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop via Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 17 h 10 min.

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The distance between London and Letterkenny is 396 miles.

The best way to get from London to Letterkenny without a car is to train and car ferry and bus which takes 14 h 42 min and costs £160 - £260.

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It takes approximately 5 h 22 min to get from London to Letterkenny, including transfers.

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London to Letterkenny bus services, operated by National Express, depart from London Victoria station.

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The quickest flight from London Stansted Airport to Derry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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London to Letterkenny bus services, operated by Mc Ginley Coach Travel, arrive at Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop station.

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BMI Regional offers flights from London Stansted Airport to Derry Airport.

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Map of how to get from London to Letterkenny.
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  • Distance: 396.3 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 22 min

What companies run services between London, England and Letterkenny, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from London to Letterkenny. However, you can take the train to Stansted Airport, take the walk to London Stansted airport, fly to Derry, take the walk to Eglinton City Of Derry Airport, take the line 143 bus to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre, take the walk to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry, then take the line 64 bus to Letterkenny. Alternatively, you can take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Belfast City, take the walk to Belfast City Airport, take the line 600 shuttle to Belfast Europa Bus Centre, take the bus to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre, take the walk to Foyle Street Bus Station Derry, then take the line 64 bus to Letterkenny.

Airlines
easyJet
Website
easyjet.com
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h
When
Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $220
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Gatwick to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 38 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flights from London Luton to Belfast (Aldergrove) via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 3 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from London City to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Flights from London City to Belfast City via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$55 - $370
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$65 - $370
BMI Regional
Website
flybmi.com
Flights from London Stansted to Derry
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Belfast (Aldergrove)
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $260
Train operators
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 2 hours
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
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 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
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
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $50
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Letterkenny, Letterkenny It
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$16 - $24
Airporter UK
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
Mc Ginley Coach Travel
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
3 times a day
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 Cairnryan to Larne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$39
Passenger Flexi
$65
Standard Car
$91

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