There are 12 ways to get from Milton Keynes to Ireland by plane, train, car ferry, bus and ferry, bus 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 from London Luton  •  4 h 45 min

  1. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Dublin (DUB) LTN - DUB

$34 - $173

11 alternative options

Train to London City, fly  •  4 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London City (LCY) to Dublin (DUB) LCY - DUB

$80 - $284

Train to London Heathrow, fly  •  4 h 51 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Dublin (DUB) LHR - DUB

$98 - $309

Train to Birmingham, fly  •  4 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham International
  2. Fly from Birmingham (BHX) to Dublin (DUB) BHX - DUB

$58 - $200

Train to London Stansted, fly  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Dublin (DUB) STN - DUB

$72 - $224

Train to Manchester, fly  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB

$108 - $266

Train, train to East Midlands, fly  •  6 h 7 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth
  2. Take the train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
  3. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Dublin (DUB) EMA - DUB

$79 - $357

Train, car ferry  •  8 h 27 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$167 - $266

Train, bus and ferry  •  10 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$62 - $90

Train, bus and ferry via Wolverton  •  12 h 24 min

  1. Take the train from Wolverton to Birmingham New Street
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$55 - $75

Bus, bus and ferry  •  12 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress 777 / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

$35 - $47

Drive, car ferry  •  7 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Milton Keynes to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$89 - $116

What companies run services between Milton Keynes, England and Ireland?

Ryanair flies from Milton Keynes to Swords 3 times a day.

Airlines
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 17 min
When
Every day
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 Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
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 Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $290
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Luton to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $200
Flights from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $230
Flights from London Stansted to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$24 - $190
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from East Midlands to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $260
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
Train operators
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$30 - $55
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $55
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham International
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $60
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $60
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$80 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$80 - $130
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $65
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Chester
Ave. Duration
1 h 28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$75 - $130
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$50 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $130
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $85
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Day Single
$50 - $85
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$26 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$40 - $65
West Midlands
Phone
+44 121 634 2040
Email
comments@londonmidland.com
Website
londonmidland.com
Train from Milton Keynes Central to London Euston
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$11 - $17
Anytime Day Single
$20 - $28
Train from Milton Keynes Central to Tamworth
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$24 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $20
Anytime Day Single
$24 - $35
Train from Wolverton to Birmingham New Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 19 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$25 - $35
Website
wmtrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$14 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$25 - $35
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from Tamworth High Level to Long Eaton
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$24 - $40
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $28
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
$35 - $55
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$35 - $55
First Anytime Day Single
$55 - $85
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
$21 - $27
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway to Digbeth, Birmingham Coach Station NatExpress
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
nationalexpress.com
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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Questions & Answers

The distance between Milton Keynes and Ireland is 498 km.

The cheapest way to get from Milton Keynes to Ireland is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £26 - £35 and takes 12 h 27 min.

The quickest way to get from Milton Keynes to Ireland is to train and fly which takes 4 h 18 min and costs £40 - £150.

No, there is no direct bus from Milton Keynes to Ireland. However, there are services departing from Central Milton Keynes, The Point (Central Milton Keynes The Point J3) and arriving at Dublin via Brook Furlong, Milton Keynes Coachway and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 27 min.

It takes approximately 4 h 45 min to get from Milton Keynes to Ireland, including transfers.