We will be departing from liverpool street station. I plan on purchasing tickets once i arrive in london in 2 weeks for a one way railsail from london to dublin. Hi all id like to book a combined ferryrail ticket from dublin to london online. Trains to london travel to london faster virgin trains. I was trying to buy them online for jan 4 from oxford to dublin. Dublin bus public service between dublin ferryport and dublin city.
We are looking to travel from boston ma to london next year. Rail and sail to britain is the perfect way to get you and your stuff across the irish sea whether you are travelling on a family holiday or moving over to college. Sail and rail from ireland to the uk with stena line. Only tickets routed hlyhead swift will be valid on irish ferries dublin swift sailings. Due to the end of the virgin trains west coast franchise, the opportunity to earn miles with virgin trains west coast will come to an end on 05 december 2019. If you book via seat61 for irish ferries or through stena line my much preferred operator you need a uk. The best way to get to london from dublin is as follows 2014 timetable. Ferry and train from dublin to london ireland forum. I would love to spend a day or two in ireland as well. Check virgin atlantic reservation, status, schedules. Book a train and ferry to northern ireland ticket in the fare search to the left, or see below for more information about the various trip options. National railcards offer up to off train tickets in the uk and can be a great investment if you travel a few times or more in a year.
Mortons express bus service between dublin ferryport and dublin city. With hqs in london and birmingham, and teams working along the entire west coast mainline, our people are bursting with talent, enthusiasm and a passion for doing things properly. The sailrail discounted combo ticket can bring trainferry fares down to be competitive with airlines, but are not necessarily cheaper and the trip still takes 7 8 hours. Because getting things bangon is what keeps us trailblazing the rail industry. Find the best deals on rail tickets at virgin trains. How to book ferryrail ticket dublin to london ireland. Rail and sail to dublin irish ferries, dublin traveller.
Rail travel europe faster and easier than ever before. This is the method that i used to get from dublin to london. Rail and sail to britain is the perfect way to get you and your stuff across the irish sea whether you are travelling on a family holiday or. It is the affordable, convenient and comfortable way to travel, offering competitive, guaranteed fares and no luggage restrictions. Sail and rail rail and sail train and ferry ticket prices and reservations. Compare prices with other airlines to find savings on your flight today. Nothing wrong with the ferries in january will be over from dublin on the 23rd dec and back from holyhead on the 3rd of jan, we normally sail 28th dec. Travel from dublin ireland to london united kingdom by train 464km. But getting to london by ferry and train is actually a really nice travelling. For the full train timetable, or to search for a later time or date, click here. I decided to take a ferry from the dublin port to holyhead in the u. Were steaming off around the world with a fabulous selection of rail tours, from amtrak adventures across the usa, to the stunning beauty of south east asia onboard a reallife oriental express. Train and ferry to northern ireland direct ferries. This means that bookings made after 05 december 2019 will no longer earn flying club miles.
Rail and sail train and ferry ticket london to amsterdam. The email confirmation says to pick up our tickets at holyhead station but it is not at all clear how we are. Virgin trains was chosen to run the londonedinburgh rail route, fending off rival bids from firstgroup plc and channel tunnel express operator eurostar international ltd. Sailrail from london to dublin rick steves travel forum. Does anyone have any experience with buying sailrail tickets. If you have made a booking online via stena lines website or via thetrainline, please refer to thetrainlines assistance information regarding your options. Dublin to london by train information for individual rail. I can see websites both in the uk or ireland where i can do so, but it looks like a paper ticket needs to be posted, or collected from a train. Apart from that, your analysis of how dublin to london, or dublin to john o groats or lands end, can be done was perfect. Bookings made on or before this date will still earn 1 flying club mile for every.
Train from dublin to london train travel forum tripadvisor. Dublin, london, and paris are very different cities. Compare train tickets from virgin trains and arriva. Can you only get the train at the london euston station. Services covered by rail sail tickets are not considered by the tocs train operating. Can i travel in first class with a sailrail ticket. If you book to dublin port stena, you sail from holyhead at 14. Londonglasgow intercity rail services will be joint venture with trenitalia from december. I plan on purchasing tickets once i arrive in london in 2 weeks for a one way rail sail from london to dublin.
Spend three nights in a 34 standard hotel in dublin city centre and return to london all in four days. With four daily departures from britain and over 2,400 stations in britain, travelling has never been so connected. Rail journeys commence or terminate at ayr rail station and a dedicated rail link coach service will transport you direct to or from loch ryan port. Check out the next trains departing from london euston to dublin port stena for sunday 12th apr 2020. Sailrail is an alliance of iarnrod eireann, uk train operating companies and ferry companies operating on the irish sea. Ulysses is huge and slower than other ferries, but its stable and provides great onboard, comfort, service and food. The only point i would make is that the drunken truckers are not a problem its all the kids from 517 years that are the problem. Thats why weve decided to team up with irish ferries and stena line, to give you a comfortable alternative to flights when travelling from the uk to ireland. They vary in size, speed, and language, but are bound together in their wealth beauty and culture.
Virgin atlantic book flights to dublin, get upto rs 20,000 off. Note irish rail cant book you hss sailrail tickets, you have to do that direct via stena. Your session has crashed please accept our apologies for this. Back liverpool to london london kings cross to leeds london kings cross to york london paddington to cardiff london victoria to brighton. I would like to know which ferry line to use and your overall experiencerecommendations. With major stations such as london euston and london kings cross in central locations, rail transport to and around the city is the first choice for many international and local travellers. Tons of information on sailrail traveling dublin to london. Raileasy would not let me complete the purchase because seat reservations were not available. Trains dublin ferryport to london euston cheap tickets.
When it comes to rail travel europe has never been the most ideal place to make it all happen. I request a quote and the supplier gave me the following. Virgin trains new operators to rename service ready and fit for the future avanti. The rail sail to northern ireland ticket covers train travel to the ferry port, the ferry crossing and onward train travel in northern ireland itself. Would you rather go on a virgin or national rail train. The group offers through fares from ireland to the uk as an attractive alternative to budget airline travel. Railsail tickets can be booked for travel from any national rail station in england, scotland or wales and travel to ireland either via. Can anyone tell me about how long it takes to get from london to dublin on the virgin train ferry. As of 8 december 2019, virgin trains no longer operates trains in the united kingdom.
A welltravelled route, catching a train and ferry from london to dublin. All drivers are failte ireland approved, which means that not only are they great story tellers, theyre also brimming with information and history of dublins past, and will have you laughing all the way around th. To buy sailrail tickets in ireland, book online here or call 1850 366222. Flights to all virgin atlantic airways destinations. On our recent trip we books a rail and sail package from liverpool to dublin via holyhead. Virgin atlantic book flights to dublin, get upto rs. All tickets purchased through this website prior to that date are still valid, but compensation claims for any delays or cancellations need to be made through the company operating that train. I am assuming i transfer to a train at some point and this will take us to holyhead for the ferry to dublin. Is this the most direct way to get between the two except for a flight. Holyhead train station is a two minute walk from the port which is serviced by both irish ferries and stena line.
Cruise or speed from dublin to holyhead and travel from there to your destination via train. It tries to collate information from all of the companies that run trains across the uk. Compare and book train tickets for eurostar and 200 other train and bus companies. The most frequent services run from holyhead to dublin, other connections are available from fishguard to rosslare, from liverpool to dublin and belfast and from cairnryan to belfast and larne. The national rail website is run by the association of train operating companies atoc. As you may have seen on a map there is quite an expanse of a sea between dublin and london. Buy train tickets, check fares and times virgin trains. Online booking of virgin atlantic air tickets to dublin at lowest price.
Travel by train in europe with rail europe, your travel planner. It was an all around great trip with good connections. Trains london euston to dublin port stena cheap tickets. We purchased tickets from dublin to london through virgin rail, departing dublin port stena to holyhead and train from holyhead to london. The sailrail discounted combo ticket can bring trainferry fares down to be competitive with. Train services are operated by virgin, scotrail and arriva trains wales and ferry crossings by irish ferries or stena line. Four day tour london to dublin raitours ireland first class.
Virgin trains wins bid for londonedinburgh rail route skift. A train and ferry ticket combination offers one of the most cost effective and convenient methods of travelling between the uk and ireland. Sail and rail combined train and ferry ticket prices. Virgin trains now avanti book cheap tickets trainline.
Cruise or speed from holyhead to dublin and travel from there to your destination via train. Please note services covered by rail sail tickets are not considered by the tocs train. Transfers from dublin ferryport to city centre hotel. Does anyone have experience taking the ferry and train from dublin to london. Due to the impact of the coronavirus we have been, as of friday 3rd april, forced to suspend all rail and sail travel until further notice. How do i get from dublin ferryport to dublin city centre. Free to discover dublin with your 48hr hoponhopoff bus tour ticket. If youre travelling from wales or england then the best option to rail and sail to northern ireland will be via dublin using the holyhead dublin ferry crossing which is operated by irish ferries and stena line on arrival in dublin port in ireland, for onward travel to northern ireland youll need to get a transfer to dublin connolly train station. On board the virgin voyager train to holyhead, voyager train about to leave london. We are a party of 4 arriving from manchester to london for three days via virgin trains but two of us would be leaving the country from heathrow and the other two would return back to manchester.
With annual, monthly and weekly options available, find out if a season ticket for dublin ferryport to london euston is right for you. Atoc is a trade group that represents all the railway companies i. Often called the most visited city in the world, getting the train to london lets you step off the platform and straight into the heart of the fun. Rail and sail to ireland by train and ferry via dublin. Book virgin atlantic flights to dublin online and get upto 5000 off at. Virgin trains are one of the primary rail operators in the uk, providing services from london euston and a number of major terminals including birmingham new street, manchester piccadilly and liverpool lime street many of the routes feature highspeed services with no changes required, making virgin trains an excellent alternative to air travel if youre looking to traverse up or down the. On board the virgin voyager train to holyhead, voyager train about to. Four day tour london to dublin raitours ireland first. Rail holidays 20202021 train holidays virgin holidays. If you have made a booking online via stena lines website or via thetrainline, please refer to thetrainlines assistance information regarding your.541 435 49 1357 685 1327 1090 944 643 208 555 660 1286 1524 746 1031 825 570 1588 73 605 102 789 1004 1248 1131 1579 1142 851 45 1198 443 316 848 415 165 23 224 390