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There are 10 ways to get from Stirling to Cliffs of Moher by train, bus, car ferry, car, night train, bus and ferry or plane

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Train, bus, car ferry, drive via Bootle  •  19 h 49 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Haymarket
  2. Take the train from Haymarket to Preston
  3. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, station to Seaforth, Riversdale Road X2
  4. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  5. Drive from Dublin to County Clare, Doolin Pier

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Train to Edinburgh, fly to Dublin, bus  •  9 h 52 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Dublin (DUB) EDI - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk

$56 - $183

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Night train, bus, car ferry, drive  •  19 h 59 min

  1. Take the night train from Stirling to Preston
  2. Take the bus from Preston City Centre, station to Seaforth, Riversdale Road X2
  3. Take the car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
  4. Drive from Dublin to County Clare, Doolin Pier

Bus, bus and ferry  •  25 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880
  3. Take the bus from Busáras to Dublin Rd X20
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

$88 - $120

Drive, car ferry  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Drive from Stirling to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Larne
  3. Drive from Larne to Cliffs of Moher

$105 - $213

Bus, car ferry, drive  •  12 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Drive from Belfast to County Clare, Doolin Pier

$111 - $159

Train, bus, car ferry, drive  •  13 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Take the train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
  3. Take the bus from Ayr station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal Sl
  4. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  5. Drive from Belfast to County Clare, Doolin Pier

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Shannon, bus  •  7 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Shannon (SNN) EDI - SNN
  3. Take the bus from Ennis Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher

$78 - $358

Train to Glasgow, fly to Dublin, bus  •  10 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Dublin (DUB) GLA - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk

$60 - $176

Train to Edinburgh, fly to Knock, bus  •  10 h 2 min

  1. Take the train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
  2. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Knock (NOC) EDI - NOC
  3. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Dublin Rd
  4. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher

$88 - $264

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Stirling to Cliffs of Moher is to train and fly and bus which costs £45 - £140 and takes 10 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Stirling to Cliffs of Moher is to train and fly and bus which costs £60 - £280 and takes 7 h 38 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Stirling station to Cliffs of Moher. However, there are services departing from Stirling, Bus Station and arriving at County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher via Glasgow, Manchester, Busáras and Dublin Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 25 h 52 min.

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The distance between Stirling and Cliffs of Moher is 311 miles.

The best way to get from Stirling to Cliffs of Moher without a car is to bus and bus and ferry which takes 25 h 52 min and costs £65 - £95.

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It takes approximately 19 h 49 min to get from Stirling to Cliffs of Moher, including transfers.

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Stirling to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by National Express, depart from Glasgow station.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Shannon Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Stirling to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher station.

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Aer Lingus and British Airways offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Shannon Airport.

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Map of how to get from Stirling to Cliffs of Moher.
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  • Distance: 311 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 49 min

What companies run services between Stirling, Scotland and Cliffs of Moher, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Stirling to Cliffs of Moher. However, you can take the train to Haymarket, take the train to Preston, take the walk to Preston City Centre, station, take the bus to Seaforth, Riversdale Road, take the walk to Bootle, take the car ferry to Dublin, take the drive to County Clare, Doolin Pier, take the bus to Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre Car Park, then take the walk to Cliffs of Moher. Alternatively, you can take the night train to Preston, take the walk to Preston City Centre, station, take the bus to Seaforth, Riversdale Road, take the walk to Bootle, take the car ferry to Dublin, take the drive to County Clare, Doolin Pier, take the bus to Cliffs of Moher Visitor Centre Car Park, then take the walk to Cliffs of Moher.

Airlines
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Shannon via London City
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$130 - $1,100
Flights from Edinburgh to Shannon via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
3 h 45 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Shannon
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $500
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $240
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $210
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$18 - $200
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$16 - $150
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Tuesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$50 - $320
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Knock
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Monday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$50 - $250
Train operators
ScotRail
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Stirling to Haymarket
Ave. Duration
41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$11 - $14
Train from Stirling to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $10
Anytime Day Single
$9 - $13
Train from Glasgow Central to Ayr
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $13
Anytime Day Single
$13 - $16
Train from Stirling to Edinburgh Park
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Advanced Single
$7 - $11
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $13
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from Haymarket to Preston
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$30 - $45
Off-Peak Day Single
$45 - $75
Anytime Day Single
$75 - $110
Virgin West Coast Trains
Caledonian Sleeper
Website
sleeper.scot
Night train from Stirling to Preston
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
sleeper.scot
Sleeper Berth Twin
$110 - $160
Sleeper Berth Solo
$194
Sleeper Seat
$35 - $50
Bus operators
Stagecoach in Lancashire
Email
customer.services@stagecoachbus.com
Website
stagecoachbus.com
Bus from Preston City Centre, station to Seaforth, Riversdale Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 41 min
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Stagecoach in 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 Glasgow to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
5 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$19 - $25
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$17 - $23
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
3 h 9 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
2 h 9 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Ennis Bus Station to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
1 h 38 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$13 - $15
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Buchanan Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
citylink.co.uk
Dodds of Troon
Phone
01292 288100
Email
info@doddsoftroon.com
Website
doddsoftroon.com
Bus from Ayr station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
doddsoftroon.com
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $27
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Ferry operators
P&O Ferries
Phone
01304 448866.
Website
poferries.com
Car ferry from Bootle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
8 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$50 - $200
Schedules at
poferries.com
Book at
directferries.co.uk
Passenger & Car Saver
$131
Passenger & Car Flexi
$196
Overnight Cabin
$53
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Larne
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$27 - $95
Schedules at
poferries.com
Passenger Standard
$39
Passenger Flexi
$65
Standard Car
$91
Stena Line
Website
stenaline.co.uk
Car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
Ave. Duration
2 h 22 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40
Schedules at
stenaline.co.uk
Passenger
$40
Small Car
$168

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