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There are 8 ways to get from Rome to Bunratty Castle by plane, bus, train, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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Fly Rome to Shannon  •  8h 7m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Shannon (SNN) FCO - SNN

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Fly Rome Ciampino to Shannon  •  8h 47m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Shannon (SNN) CIA - SNN

Fly Rome to Cork, bus  •  9h 51m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Cork (ORK) FCO - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station Parnell Place to Bunratty

Fly Rome to Dublin, bus  •  9h 36m

  1. Fly from Rome (FCO) to Dublin (DUB) FCO - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport Arrival Terminal 1 to Limerick City Arthur's Quay Park

Fly Rome Ciampino to Cork, bus  •  11h 40m

  1. Fly from Rome Ciampino (CIA) to Cork (ORK) CIA - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station Parnell Place to Bunratty

Train, bus, bus and ferry  •  2 days 16h

  1. Take the train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale Fr / ...
  2. Take the bus from Bologna Centrale to Arad
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin
  4. Take the bus from Burgh Quay to Bunratty 300

Bus, bus and ferry  •  3 days 2h

  1. Take the bus from Roma Tiburtina TiBus to Deva
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Deva to Dublin
  3. Take the bus from Burgh Quay to Bunratty 300

Drive, car ferry  •  35h 9m

  1. Drive from Rome to Port de Roscoff
  2. Take the car ferry from Port de Roscoff to Cork Port
  3. Drive from Cork Port to Bunratty Castle

Rome (FCO) to Shannon (SNN) flights

The flight time between Rome (FCO) and Shannon (SNN) is around 7h 14m and covers a distance of around 1993 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 42m. Services are operated by Ryanair, British Airways, Aer Lingus and others. Typically 61 flights run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

61 Weekly Planes
7h 14m Average Duration
€33 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Rome to Bunratty Castle is to fly and bus which costs €55 - €210 and takes 9h 51m.

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The fastest way to get from Rome to Bunratty Castle is to fly which takes 8h 7m and costs €50 - €240.

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No, there is no direct bus from Rome to Bunratty Castle. However, there are services departing from Roma Tiburtina TiBus and arriving at Bunratty via Deva, Holles Street and Burgh Quay. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 days 2h.

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The distance between Rome and Bunratty Castle is 1993 km.

The best way to get from Rome to Bunratty Castle without a car is to train and bus and bus and ferry which takes 2 days 16h and costs €180 - €300.

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It takes approximately 8h 7m to get from Rome to Bunratty Castle, including transfers.

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Rome to Bunratty Castle bus services, operated by FlixBus, depart from Roma Tiburtina TiBus station.

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There is no direct flight from Rome Airport to Shannon Airport. The quickest flight takes 5h 15m and has one stopover.

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Rome to Bunratty Castle bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Bunratty station.

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Bunratty Castle is 1h behind Rome. It is currently 12:14 AM in Rome and 11:14 PM in Bunratty Castle.

Map of how to get from Rome to Bunratty Castle.
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  • Distance: 1993.5 km
  • Duration: 8h 7m

What companies run services between Rome, Italy and Bunratty Castle, Ireland?

Ryanair, British Airways and eight other airlines fly from Rome to Bunratty Castle every 3 hours.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 15m
When
Tuesday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€60 - €240
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Alicante–Elche
Ave. Duration
10h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€50 - €220
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Eindhoven, London Stansted
Ave. Duration
7h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€40 - €190
Flights from Rome to Shannon via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €240
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6h 30m
When
Thursday
Estimated price
€55 - €270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Manchester
Ave. Duration
6h 35m
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Charleroi, Manchester
Ave. Duration
8h 50m
When
Friday
Estimated price
€60 - €270
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Shannon via Charleroi, Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
9h 35m
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
€65 - €290
Flights from Rome to Cork
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €140
Flights from Rome to Cork via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7h 10m
When
Monday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €190
Flights from Rome to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€30 - €390
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Brussels
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€30 - €390
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
7h 45m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €220
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via Beauvais
Ave. Duration
6h 15m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via Charleroi
Ave. Duration
6h 55m
When
Sunday
Estimated price
€45 - €210
Flights from Rome Ciampino to Cork via Charleroi, Manchester
Ave. Duration
9h 55m
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
€45 - €220
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Rome to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €320
Flights from Rome to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 15m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €250
Flights from Rome to Dublin via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
5h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€170 - €750
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Rome to Shannon via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
4h 55m
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€90 - €330
Flights from Rome to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 17m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€65 - €410
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Munich
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €750
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
5h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€120 - €750
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from Rome to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€110 - €310
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Rome to Cork via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
6h 40m
When
Wednesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
€100 - €250
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Paris Charles de Gaulle
Ave. Duration
5h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€130 - €850
Swiss
Website
swiss.com
Flights from Rome to Dublin via Zurich
Ave. Duration
4h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€140 - €800
Train operators
Trenitalia Frecce
Phone
+39 06 68475475
Website
trenitalia.com
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 3m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€27 - €90
Website
https://www.trenitalia.com/en/frecce.html
Super Economy
€27 - €40
Base Standard
€50 - €70
Base Premium
€60 - €90
ItaloTreno
Phone
+39 06 8937 1892
Website
italotreno.it
Train from Roma Termini to Bologna Centrale
Ave. Duration
2h 23m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€24 - €70
Website
https://www.italotreno.it/en
Smart Economy
€25 - €35
Smart Low Cost
€24 - €30
Smart Flex
€45 - €70
Trenitalia Intercity
Bus operators
Expressway
Phone
0818 836611
Website
expressway.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station Parnell Place to Bunratty
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
https://www.expressway.ie/
Schedules at
https://www.expressway.ie/routes-and-timetables
Book at
https://www.expressway.ie/journey-search
Standard
€14 - €20
Eireagle
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
eireagle.com
Bus from Dublin Airport Arrival Terminal 1 to Limerick City Arthur's Quay Park
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€25
Website
Eireagle
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport T1 to Arthurs Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €24
Website
https://www.citylink.ie/
Web Fare
€15 - €21
On Bus
€17 - €24
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 818 333 222
Email
info@jjkavanagh.ie
Website
jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Arthurs Quay
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
https://jjkavanagh.ie/
Bep's Travel
Phone
+40-745.499.985
Website
bepstravel.autogari.ro
Bus from Bologna Centrale to Arad
Ave. Duration
14h 15m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€30 - €45
Schedules at
Bep's Travel
Matei Unitrans
Phone
+40 730 250 062
Email
bistrita@mateiunitrans.ro
Website
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin
Ave. Duration
42h 12m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€110 - €140
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Bus and ferry from Deva to Dublin
Ave. Duration
44h 34m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€120 - €150
Schedules at
mateiunitrans.ro
Dublin Coach
FlixBus
Rome2Rio's guide to FlixBus
Contact Details
Phone
+49 30 300 137 300
Email
service@flixbus.com
Website
flixbus.de
Bus from Roma Tiburtina TiBus to Deva
Ave. Duration
24h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€120 - €180
Website
https://www.flixbus.co.uk
Frequently asked questions
Is there Wi-Fi on FlixBus?
Yes - FlixBus offers free Wi-Fi
Are there power outlets on FlixBus?
Yes
Does FlixBus offer meals or snacks?
Yes - snacks and drinks may be purchased from the driver. Please note, this is not available on all services.
For more information, please visit this page
Ferry operators
Brittany Ferries
Phone
+353 21 427 7801
Email
reservations@brittanyferries.ie
Website
brittanyferries.ie
Car ferry from Port de Roscoff to Cork Port
Ave. Duration
15h
Frequency
Once a week
Website
Brittany Ferries

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Alitalia, Ulendo Airlink, British Airways and two other airlines offer flights from Rome Airport to Shannon Airport.

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The best way to get from Rome to Rome Airport is to train which takes 32 min and costs €7 - €35.

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