There are 13 ways to get from London to Limerick by plane, bus, train, 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.

Recommended option

Fly London Heathrow to Shannon  •  4 h 48 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Shannon (SNN) LHR - SNN

$96 - $354

Cheapest option

Bus and ferry, bus  •  15 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay 300

$43 - $55

11 alternative options

Fly London City to Shannon  •  4 h 50 min

  1. Fly from London City (LCY) to Shannon (SNN) LCY - SNN

$198 - $1,012

Fly London Stansted to Shannon  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Shannon (SNN) STN - SNN

$53 - $212

Fly London Gatwick to Shannon  •  5 h 2 min

  1. Fly from London Gatwick (LGW) to Shannon (SNN) LGW - SNN

$49 - $263

Fly London Heathrow to Cork, bus  •  6 h 29 min

  1. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cork (ORK) LHR - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Henry St

$86 - $344

Fly London Stansted to Cork, bus  •  7 h 10 min

  1. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cork (ORK) STN - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Henry St

$57 - $182

Train to London Luton, fly to Dublin, bus  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from London St Pancras International LL to Luton Airport Parkway
  2. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Dublin (DUB) LTN - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

$47 - $207

Train to Southend, fly to Dublin, bus  •  7 h 19 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 bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

$118 - $440

Bus, bus and ferry  •  15 h 36 min

  1. Take the bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay

$55 - $74

Train, car ferry, bus  •  15 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from London Paddington to Swansea
  2. Take the train from Swansea to Fishguard Harbour
  3. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  4. Take the bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station 40 / ...
  5. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station 55

$210 - $314

Bus and ferry, train  •  16 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin 871
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Limerick Junction Cork/Mallow Service / ...

$74 - $101

Drive, car ferry  •  10 h 35 min

  1. Drive from London to Fishguard
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Drive from Rosslare to Limerick

$121 - $160

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from London to Limerick is to bus and ferry and bus which costs £30 - £45 and takes 15 h 35 min.

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The quickest way to get from London to Limerick is to fly which takes 4 h 48 min and costs £70 - £270.

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The distance between London and Limerick is 594 km.

It takes approximately 4 h 48 min to get from London to Limerick, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from London to Limerick. However, there are services departing from London Victoria and arriving at Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay via Outside Connolly Station and Dublin City South, Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 15 h 35 min.

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

Aer Lingus flies from London to Limerick 3 times a day.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London Heathrow to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $350
Flights from London Gatwick to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $310
Flights from London Stansted to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$27 - $200
Flights from London Luton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$70 - $600
Flights from London City to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $1,200
Flights from London Heathrow to Cork
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $500
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Southend to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $390
Train operators
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 - $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 - $85
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
$30 - $45
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
First Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Cork Airport Car Park, Cork Airport Car Park to Henry St
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $17
Web Fare
$9 - $14
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from London Victoria to Dublin
Ave. Duration
12 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from London Victoria Coach Station to Birmingham
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Rosslare Harbour, Rosslare Harbour to Waterford, Waterford Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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