There are 12 ways to get from York to Dublin by train, car ferry, bus, bus and ferry, car or plane

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, car ferry  •  9 h 31 min

  1. Take the train from York to Newton-le-Willows
  2. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  3. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$113 - $180

Cheapest option

Bus, bus and ferry  •  14 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St National Express / ...
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880

$32 - $44

10 alternative options

Train, car ferry via Manchester Piccadilly  •  9 h 50 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Piccadilly
  2. Take the train from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester
  3. Take the train from Chester to Holyhead
  4. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$114 - $182

Bus, bus and ferry via York, Low Ousegate (Clifford's Tower Area)  •  14 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House) Zap
  2. Take the bus and ferry from Manchester to Dublin 880

$39 - $47

Drive, car ferry  •  6 h 27 min

  1. Drive from York to Holyhead
  2. Take the car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin

$80 - $102

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Dublin  •  4 h 29 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Dublin (DUB) LBA - DUB

$35 - $224

Train to Manchester, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Airport
  2. Fly from Manchester (MAN) to Dublin (DUB) MAN - DUB

$55 - $188

Train, bus to Liverpool, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 19 min

  1. Take the train from York to Manchester Victoria
  2. Take the bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
  3. Fly from Liverpool (LPL) to Dublin (DUB) LPL - DUB

$61 - $273

Train to Doncaster/Sheffied, fly to Dublin  •  4 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from York to Doncaster
  2. Fly from Doncaster/Sheffied (DSA) to Dublin (DUB) DSA - DUB

$50 - $256

Train to Newcastle, fly to Dublin  •  5 h

  1. Take the train from York to Newcastle
  2. Fly from Newcastle (NCL) to Dublin (DUB) NCL - DUB

$39 - $210

Train to East Midlands, fly to Dublin  •  5 h 28 min

  1. Take the train from York to Derby
  2. Fly from East Midlands (EMA) to Dublin (DUB) EMA - DUB

$76 - $332

Train to Leeds Bradford, fly to Belfast City, train  •  6 h 58 min

  1. Take the train from York to Leeds
  2. Fly from Leeds Bradford (LBA) to Belfast City (BHD) LBA - BHD
  3. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly

$89 - $281

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from York to Dublin is to bus and bus and ferry which costs £24 - £35 and takes 14 h 14 min.

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The quickest way to get from York to Dublin is to train and fly which costs £35 - £200 and takes 4 h 16 min.

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The distance between York and Dublin is 217 miles.

It takes approximately 9 h 31 min to get from York to Dublin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from York to Dublin. However, there are services departing from York, Rougier Street (Central Interchange) and arriving at Dublin via Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street and Manchester. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 14 h 14 min.

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What companies run services between York, England and Dublin, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from York to Dublin. However, you can take the train to Newton-le-Willows, take the train to Chester, take the train to Holyhead, take the walk to Holyhead, then take the car ferry to Dublin. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from York to Dublin via Manchester Piccadilly, Chester, Holyhead, and Holyhead in around 9 h 50 min.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $240
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$20 - $220
Flights from Liverpool to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $250
Flights from Newcastle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$16 - $200
Flights from East Midlands to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$21 - $260
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $270
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Newcastle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
British Airways
Website
britishairways.com
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $310
Flights from Manchester to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $290
Flights from Newcastle to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$35 - $250
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Doncaster/Sheffied to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$45 - $270
Flights from Leeds Bradford to Belfast City
Ave. Duration
1 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$50 - $300
Train operators
TransPennine Express
Phone
+44 345 600 1671
Email
tpecustomer.relations@firstgroup.com
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Train from York to Newton-le-Willows
Ave. Duration
1 h 29 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$15 - $22
Off-Peak Day Single
$25 - $40
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
Train from York to Manchester Piccadilly
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$28 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$28 - $40
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $10
Off-Peak Day Single
$12 - $18
Anytime Day Single
$10 - $15
Train from York to Manchester Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Train from York to Manchester Victoria
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$27 - $40
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$13 - $19
Off-Peak Day Single
$21 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$27 - $40
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
tpexpress.co.uk
Advance Single
$14 - $21
Off-Peak Day Single
$24 - $35
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $45
Arriva Trains Wales
Phone
03333 211 202
Email
customer.relations@arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$15 - $21
Anytime Day Single
$30 - $50
First Anytime Day Single
$50 - $80
Train from Manchester Piccadilly to Chester
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $25
Website
arrivatrainswales.co.uk
Advanced Single
$8 - $12
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $25
First Anytime Day Single
$25 - $40
Virgin West Coast Trains
Phone
0344 556 5650
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Train from Chester to Holyhead
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
virgintrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$29 - $45
Anytime Day Single
$45 - $75
CrossCountry
Phone
0344 736 9123
Email
customer.relations@crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Train from York to Leeds
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$22 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$15 - $23
Train from York to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$23 - $35
Anytime Single
$30 - $50
Off-Peak Single
$18 - $27
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$45 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$45 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$35 - $55
Train from York to Derby
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$50 - $75
Website
crosscountrytrains.co.uk
Advanced Single
$30 - $50
Anytime Single
$50 - $75
Off-Peak Single
$40 - $60
LNER
Website
lner.co.uk
Train from York to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$13 - $20
1st Class
$23 - $35
Train from York to Newcastle
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $29
Website
lner.co.uk
2nd Class
$19 - $29
1st Class
$35 - $55
East Midlands Trains
Phone
03457 125 678
Email
getintouch@eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Train from York to Doncaster
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Website
eastmidlandstrains.co.uk
Advance Single
$7 - $11
Off-Peak Single
$14 - $23
Anytime Day Single
$16 - $23
Anytime Single
$21 - $35
Bus operators
National Express
Phone
+44 08717 818178
Website
nationalexpress.com
Bus from Leeds Coach Station, Dyer Street to Manchester Coach Station, Chorlton St
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
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
Burnley & Pendle
Phone
0345 60 40 110
Email
hello@burnleybuses.co.uk
Website
lancashirebus.co.uk
Bus from Leeds City Centre, Bus Stn (Leeds City Bus Station) to Manchester City Centre, Chorlton St (Boulton House)
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
lancashirebus.co.uk
TerraVision UK
Website
terravision.eu
Bus from Manchester to Liverpool Airport
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $12
Schedules at
terravision.eu
Ferry operators
Irish Ferries
Website
irishferries.com
Car ferry from Holyhead to Dublin
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$39 - $43
Schedules at
irishferries.com
Car
$140 - $170
On Foot
$39 - $43
car
$117
Passenger
$41

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