Travel from Preston to Dublin

How to get from Preston to Dublin?

There is no direct connection from Preston to Dublin. However, you can take the drive to Holyhead then take the car ferry to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Preston to Dublin via Warrington Bank Quay, Chester, and Holyhead in around 7 h 48 min.

How to get from Preston to Dublin

ModeDurationPrice
From Preston drive to Holyhead then car ferry to Dublin.5 h 39 min64€
From Preston train to Warrington Bank Quay, train to Chester, train to Holyhead, then car ferry to Dublin.7 h 48 min98€
From Preston City Centre, Bus Station (PRESTON Bus Station Stand 63) bus to Seaforth, Riversdale Road, walk to Bootle, then car ferry to Dublin.11 h 13 min103€
From Preston, Lancashire bus to Manchester then bus and ferry to Dublin.12 h 30 min28€
From Preston train to Manchester airport, fly to Dublin airport, then bus to Dublin.4 h 12 min60€
From Preston train to Manchester Oxford Road, walk to Manchester Sackville Street, bus to Liverpool airport, fly to Dublin airport, then bus to Dublin.4 h 36 min70€
From Preston train to Leeds City Centre, Station Interchange (Leeds Railway Station Interchange), line 757 bus to Leeds Bradford airport, fly to Dublin airport, then bus to Dublin.5 h 59 min71€
From Preston train to Birmingham airport, fly to Dublin airport, then bus to Dublin.5 h 27 min120€
From Preston train to Manchester airport, fly to Belfast City airport, train to Belfast Central Train Station, then train to Dublin.6 h 27 min112€

How long does it take to get from Preston to Dublin?

It takes approximately 5 h 39 min to get from Preston to Dublin, including transfers.

Is there a direct bus between Preston and Dublin?

No, there is no direct bus from Preston to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Preston, Lancashire and arriving at Dublin via Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 12 h 30 min.

Operators from Preston to Dublin

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Irish FerriesIrish Ferries
Virgin West Coast Trains0344 556 5650Virgin West Coast Trains
Arriva Trains Wales03333 211 202Arriva Trains Wales
Stagecoach UKStagecoach UK
P&O Ferries01304 448866.P&O Ferries
National Express+44 08717 818178National Express
TransPennine Express+44 345 600 1671TransPennine Express
Aer LingusAer Lingus
RyanairRyanair
British AirwaysBritish Airways
Aircoach+353 1 844 7118Aircoach
TerraVision UKTerraVision UK
Northern RailNorthern Rail
Yorkshire Tiger0344 800 4411Yorkshire Tiger
FlybeFlybe
Translink UK+44 28 9066 6630Translink UK
Irish RailIrish Rail