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There are 4 ways to get from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth by car ferry, car, train, night bus or bus

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Recommended option

Car ferry, drive  •  8h 25m

  1. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Pembroke
  2. Drive from Pembroke to Plymouth

$89 - $125

3 alternative options

Car ferry, train via Bristol Parkway  •  12h 6m

  1. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  2. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
  4. Take the train from Bristol Parkway to Plymouth

$170 - $278

Car ferry, train  •  12h 45m

  1. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  2. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Cardiff Central
  3. Take the train from Cardiff Central to Plymouth

$172 - $273

Car ferry, train, night bus, bus  •  14h 44m

  1. Take the car ferry from Rosslare to Fishguard
  2. Take the train from Fishguard Harbour to Carmarthen
  3. Take the night bus from Carmarthen, Bus Station to Cabot Circus M10
  4. Take the bus from Cabot Circus to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station

$111 - $145

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth is to car ferry and drive which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 8h 25m.

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The quickest way to get from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth is to car ferry and drive which costs 75€ - 110€ and takes 8h 25m.

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The distance between Rosslare Strand and Plymouth is 263 km.

The best way to get from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth without a car is to car ferry and train which takes 12h 6m and costs 140€ - 250€.

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It takes approximately 8h 25m to get from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth, including transfers.

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There are 739+ hotels available in Plymouth. Prices start at $71 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth.
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  • Distance: 164.2 miles
  • Duration: 8h 25m

What companies run services between Rosslare Strand, Ireland and Plymouth, England?

There is no direct connection from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth. However, you can take the drive to Rosslare, take the car ferry to Pembroke, then take the drive to Plymouth. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Rosslare Strand to Plymouth via Rosslare Europort, Rosslare, Fishguard, Fishguard Harbour, Cardiff Central, and Bristol Parkway in around 12h 6m.

Train operators
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Cardiff Central
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$45 - $70
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $30
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $70
First Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Train from Fishguard Harbour to Carmarthen
Ave. Duration
50m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$17 - $26
First Anytime Day Single
$26 - $40
Great Western Railway
Website
gwr.com
Train from Cardiff Central to Bristol Parkway
Ave. Duration
34m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $35
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $19
Advanced Single
$13 - $19
Anytime Day Single
$18 - $35
Train from Bristol Parkway to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$70 - $130
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$35 - $60
Advanced Single
$40 - $60
Anytime Day Single
$70 - $130
Train from Cardiff Central to Plymouth
Ave. Duration
3h 39m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$85 - $160
Website
gwr.com
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $70
Advanced Single
$45 - $70
Anytime Day Single
$85 - $160
Bus operators
Megabus UK
Stagecoach South West
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Cabot Circus to Plymouth City Centre, Plymouth Coach Station
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $40
Website
Stagecoach South West
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Phone
+353 818 300 400
Email
info@irishferries.com
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Rosslare to Pembroke
Ave. Duration
4h 1m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$38 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$38 - $43
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