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Overview: Train from Dublin to London

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Trains from Dublin to London cover the 286 miles long route. Travellers depart most frequently from Dublin Connolly and arrive in London Euston.

Trains from Dublin to London: Journey Details

Travelling from Dublin to London by train requires that part of the journey be made by ferry. Ferries from Dublin Port leave for Holyhead in Wales twice a day, one service in the morning and the other mid-afternoon. From Holyhead, Virgin Trains operate a direct service to London Euston. When travelling on the mid-afternoon ferry, the subsequent Holyhead to London train service is indirect, requiring further changes at Bangor and Wolverhampton. The total journey time of trains from Dublin to London, including the ferry crossing, is just under 8.5 hours.

Taking the Train from Dublin

The ferry service from Dublin Port to Holyhead departs from Dublin Port, which is located approximately three kilometres from the centre of Dublin. The nearest train station to Dublin Port is Dublin Connolly. There is a regular bus service in operation which links Dublin Port to Dublin Connolly, in addition to other areas within the city centre. Dublin Port can also be reached by taxi.

Getting into London by Train

One of the most famous cities in the world, London boasts a huge number of popular tourist attractions. From iconic historic landmarks such as Buckingham Palace and Big Ben to attractions such as Madame Tussauds and the London Eye, there is never a shortage of things to see and do. When making the journey from Dublin to London, connecting trains from Holyhead terminate at London Euston. There are many options for onward travel from this station. Euston Underground, served by the Northern and Victoria lines, is located within the station itself. London Euston also has a bus station located directly outside the main entrance and a major taxi rank situated underneath.

FAQs: Dublin to London train

FAQs: Travel by train from Dublin to London easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Dublin to London.
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When departing from Dublin, you have various train station options to start your route from including Dublin Connolly, Dublin Heuston and Dublin Pearse. When arriving in London, you can end your journey in train stations like London Euston, London St Pancras International and London Kings Cross.

Passengers board the train most frequently from Dublin Connolly, which is located around 1.9 miles (3 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the train at London Euston, located 1.8 miles (2.9 km) away from the city centre.

You have options as you can travel between Dublin and London 2 different ways: coach or flight.

Important Stations and Airports in Dublin and London

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Dublin Connolly is the most popular Dublin railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in Dublin for your journey to London.
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