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There are 8 ways to get from Southend-on-Sea to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) by train, plane, bus, bus and ferry, car or car ferry

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Train, train to London Luton, fly to Kerry  •  6h 6m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Take the train from Farringdon to Luton
  3. Fly from London Luton (LTN) to Kerry (KIR) LTN - KIR

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Train to London Stansted, fly to Cork, train  •  8h 56m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Cork (ORK) STN - ORK
  3. Take the train from Cork Kent to Killarney

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Train to London Heathrow, fly to Cork, train  •  8h 28m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Cork (ORK) LHR - ORK
  3. Take the train from Cork Kent to Killarney

Train to London Stansted, fly to Kerry  •  6h 4m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Stansted (STN) to Kerry (KIR) STN - KIR

Train to London Heathrow, fly to Shannon, bus  •  9h 21m

  1. Take the train from Southend Victoria to London Liverpool Street
  2. Fly from London Heathrow (LHR) to Shannon (SNN) LHR - SNN
  3. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney

Train, bus and ferry  •  3 days 7h

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to Barking
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Barking to Arad
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Arad to Dublin
  4. Take the train from Heuston to Killarney

Train, bus and ferry, bus  •  3 days 22h

  1. Take the train from Southend Central to West Ham
  2. Take the bus and ferry from London to Deva
  3. Take the bus and ferry from Deva to Dublin
  4. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney 300

Drive, car ferry  •  12h 24m

  1. Drive from Southend-on-Sea to Fishguard
  2. Take the car ferry from Fishguard to Rosslare
  3. Drive from Rosslare to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain)
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) is to train and fly which costs £90 - £150 and takes 8h 56m.

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The fastest way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) is to train and fly which takes 6h 4m and costs £100 - £250.

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The distance between Southend-on-Sea and Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) is 713 km.

The best way to get from Southend-on-Sea to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain) without a car is to train and bus and ferry which takes 3 days 7h and costs £200 - £290.

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It takes approximately 6h 6m to get from Southend-on-Sea to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain), including transfers.

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The quickest flight from London Luton Airport to Kerry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 30m.

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Ryanair offers flights from London Luton Airport to Kerry Airport.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Gap of Dunloe (Mountain). Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Southend-on-Sea to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain).
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  • Distance: 713.4 km
  • Duration: 6h 6m

What companies run services between Southend-on-Sea, England and Gap of Dunloe (Mountain), Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Southend-on-Sea to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain). However, you can take the train to London Liverpool Street, take the walk to Liverpool Street station, take the subway to Farringdon station, take the walk to Farringdon, take the train to Luton, take the walk to Luton Station Interchange, take the bus to Airport Bus Station, take the walk to London Luton airport, fly to Kerry, then take the taxi to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain). Alternatively, you can take the train to London Liverpool Street, take the walk to Liverpool Street station, take the subway to Lancaster Gate station, take the walk to London Paddington, take the train to Heathrow Terminals 2 & 3, take the walk to London Heathrow airport, fly to Cork, take the walk to Cork Airport, stop 230061, take the line 226 bus to Kent Station, stop 212631, take the walk to Cork Kent, take the train to Killarney, then take the taxi to Gap of Dunloe (Mountain).

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Luton to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
€30 - €320
Flights from London Luton to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
3h 5m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
€30 - €320
Flights from London Stansted to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Monday
Estimated price
€21 - €150
Flights from London Stansted to Cork
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€24 - €35
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from London Heathrow to Cork
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€85 - €310
Flights from London Heathrow to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€90 - €340
Ryanair UK
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from London Stansted to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
€29 - €370
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Cork Kent to Killarney
Ave. Duration
1h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€11 - €13
Flexible
€13 - €16
Train from Heuston to Killarney
Ave. Duration
3h 14m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€22 - €35
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€22 - €26
Flexible
€29 - €33
c2c
Phone
+44 345 744 4422
Email
contact@c2crail.co.uk
Website
c2c-online.co.uk
Train from Southend Central to Barking
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
c2c
Train from Southend Central to West Ham
Ave. Duration
44 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
c2c
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €13
Website
Dublin Coach
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
4h 20m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€18 - €22
Website
Dublin Coach
Iuga Class Lux
Website
iugaclasslux.ro
Bus and ferry from Barking to Arad
Ave. Duration
29h 23m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€75 - €100
Schedules at
iugaclasslux.ro
Matei Unitrans
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
Transmarian
Website
transmarian.ro
Bus and ferry from London to Deva
Ave. Duration
40h 20m
Frequency
3 times a week
Schedules at
transmarian.ro
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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