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There are 7 ways to get from Padiham to Dublin by taxi, plane, car, car ferry, train, bus or bus and ferry

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Taxi, fly  •  2h 20m

  1. Take a taxi from Padiham to Leeds Bradford
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Dublin (DUB) LBA - DUB

119€ - 270€

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14h 46m

  1. Take the bus from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth National Express
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin 871

17€ - 23€

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Drive, car ferry  •  5h 45m

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

56€ - 77€

Train, car ferry  •  9h 57m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Oxford Road to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

95€ - 131€

Car ferry  •  10h 6m

  1. Take the car ferry from Heysham to Isle of Man Douglas
  2. Take the car ferry from Isle of Man Douglas to Dublin

117€ - 192€

Train, car ferry via Chester  •  10h 15m

  1. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester
  2. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

83€ - 198€

Bus, car ferry  •  13h 23m

  1. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Bootle, Linacre Lane X2
  2. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin

46€ - 177€

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The cheapest way to get from Padiham to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £15 - £21 and takes 14h 46m.

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The quickest way to get from Padiham to Dublin is to taxi and fly which costs £100 - £250 and takes 2h 20m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Padiham to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Padiham, Bridge Inn and arriving at Dublin via Burnley, Bus Station, Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St and Birmingham. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14h 46m.

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The distance between Padiham and Dublin is 265 km.

The best way to get from Padiham to Dublin without a car is to train and car ferry which takes 9h 57m and costs £85 - £120.

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It takes approximately 2h 20m to get from Padiham to Dublin, including transfers.

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Padiham to Dublin bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St.

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The quickest flight from Leeds Bradford Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Padiham to Dublin bus services, operated by National Express, arrive at Dublin station.

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Aer Lingus and Ryanair offer flights from Leeds Bradford Airport to Dublin Airport.

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Map of how to get from Padiham to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 265.1 km
  • Duration: 2h 20m

What companies run services between Padiham, England and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Padiham to Dublin. However, you can take the taxi to Leeds Bradford airport, fly to Dublin, take the walk to Dublin Airport, then take the line 784 bus to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Holyhead then take the car ferry to Dublin.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
29€ - 140€
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 550€
Train operators
Transport for Wales
Website
tfw.gov.wales
Train from Manchester Oxford Road to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
2h 38m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
65€ - 95€
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
27€ - 40€
Website
tfw.wales
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1h 58m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
35€ - 55€
Website
tfw.wales
Bus operators
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
Phone
0871 200 22 33
Email
enquiries.merseyside@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, Bus Station to Bootle, Linacre Lane
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
5€ - 7€
Website
Stagecoach Merseyside & South Lancashire
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 from Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St to Birmingham Coach Station, Digbeth
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
7€ - 9€
Website
National Express
Bus and ferry from Birmingham to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
10€ - 14€
Website
National Express
Ferry operators
Stena Line
Phone
+44 844 770 7070
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
35€ - 140€
Website
Stena Line
Passenger
39€
Small Car
132€
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
30€ - 40€
Website
Irish Ferries
Car
120€ - 140€
On Foot
33€ - 37€
car
100€
Passenger
40€
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Website
steam-packet.com
Car ferry from Heysham to Isle of Man Douglas
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
12€ - 60€
Website
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Car ferry from Isle of Man Douglas to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
Isle of Man Steam Packet Company
Other operators
Taxi from Padiham to Leeds Bradford
Ave. Duration
54 min
Estimated price
95€ - 120€
Town Taxis
Phone
+44 1282 838 882
Doubletop Taxis
Phone
+44 1282 420 028
Burnley & Crown Taxis
Phone
+44 1282 455 555
Website
burnleytaxis.co.uk
Alan's 1st Choice Taxis
Phone
+44 1282 778 833
Website
minibusespadiham.co.uk
Z Cars
Phone
+44 1254 872 999
Max Cabs
Phone
+44 1254 555 555
Website
maxtaxis.co.uk
Arrow Taxis
Phone
+44 1254 872 777
Accrington Taxis
Phone
+44 1254 492 013
Website
accringtontaxis.co.uk

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