Dublin Independent 4-Day Rail Tour from London

4 day

E-Ticket

Day Trip

Group Tour

Keen to add a visit to the Emerald Isle to your trip to England? Then take this great value independent multi-day rail trip from London to Dublin and travel to Ireland the relaxed, scenic and eco-friendly way!

The trip includes return train travel from London to the Welsh port of Holyhead, return cruiseferry crossing from Holyhead to Dublin and 3-star hotel accommodation in Ireland's capital city.
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Itinerary Details

Itinerary

Day 1: London - Dublin

Pass By: Railtours Ireland First Class, 16 Amiens St, Northside, Dublin 1, D01 R827, Ireland
The trip commences at London Euston station, where you will be met by your guide and escorted onto your direct express train bound for Holyhead in Wales.

Your train, complete with onboard toilets and a shop, will speed through the beautiful countryside of England and Wales to reach Holyhead in just four hours.

Upon arrival into Holyhead's port station, you'll immediately board the Ulysses cruise-ferry for an invigorating 3.5-hour voyage across the Irish Sea to Dublin.

Facilities on the ship include a range of restaurants and bars, a 2-screen cinema, and a traditional promenade deck, from where you can enjoy the fresh sea air.

The ship arrives into Dublin Port in the early evening, and you'll be transferred directly to your 3-star hotel in Dublin City Centre for a...
Itinerary

Day 1: London - Dublin

Pass By: Railtours Ireland First Class, 16 Amiens St, Northside, Dublin 1, D01 R827, Ireland
The trip commences at London Euston station, where you will be met by your guide and escorted onto your direct express train bound for Holyhead in Wales.

Your train, complete with onboard toilets and a shop, will speed through the beautiful countryside of England and Wales to reach Holyhead in just four hours.

Upon arrival into Holyhead's port station, you'll immediately board the Ulysses cruise-ferry for an invigorating 3.5-hour voyage across the Irish Sea to Dublin.

Facilities on the ship include a range of restaurants and bars, a 2-screen cinema, and a traditional promenade deck, from where you can enjoy the fresh sea air.

The ship arrives into Dublin Port in the early evening, and you'll be transferred directly to your 3-star hotel in Dublin City Centre for a 2-night stay or longer depending on tour option selected.

The evening and the next day(s) are yours to enjoy. Visit the world-renown Guinness Storehouse, retrace the footsteps of Molly Malone, or even take a rail tour out into the Irish countryside. The choice is yours. 

At the end of a memorable visit to Ireland, you'll be transferred back to Dublin Port for the return crossing to Holyhead, where your train will be waiting to transport you through Wales and back to London.

Day One 

9:10 a.m. — Depart London Euston Station by train for Holyhead, Wales

1:10 p.m. — Arrive Holyhead Port Station, Wales 

2:10 p.m. — Depart Holyhead Port on Ulysees cruiseferry 

5:25 p.m. — Arrive Dublin Port and transfer to 3-star hotel (Ashling Hotel, or similar)

No meals included on this day.
Accommodation included: First night in your Dublin 3*/4* Hotel.

Day 2: Free Day - Discover Dublin at your leisure

Pass By: Railtours Ireland First Class, 16 Amiens St, Northside, Dublin 1, D01 R827, Ireland
Free to discover Dublin with your Hop On Hop Off Bus Ticket

The popular tour, the 2 day Hop-On Hop-Off Tour, is offered with both live and multilingual commentary. All drivers are Failte Ireland approved, which means not only are they great story tellers, they're also brimming with information and history of Dublin's past, and will have you laughing all the way around the tour route too

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Enjoy a full Irish breakfast in your Dublin hotel.
Accommodation included: Second night in your Dublin 3*/4* Hotel.

Day 3: Free Day - Discover Dublin at your leisure

Pass By: Railtours Ireland First Class, 16 Amiens St, Northside, Dublin 1, D01 R827, Ireland
Free day to explore Dublin's lively city centre!

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Enjoy a full Irish breakfast in your Dublin hotel.
Accommodation included: Third night in your Dublin 3*/4* Hotel.

Day 4: Dublin - London

Pass By: Railtours Ireland First Class, 16 Amiens St, Northside, Dublin 1, D01 R827, Ireland
Railtours Ireland Host will transfer you to the Dublin Ferry Port

Dublin – London (via Irish Ferries Ship - Ulysses):

Monday-Saturday

08:05: Depart Dublin (Ferryport) by cruise ferry

Sunday

08:05: Depart Dublin (Ferryport) by cruise ferry

11:30: Arrive Holyhead arrive by ferry

12:38: Depart HolyHead Direct

16:38: Arrive London Euston Station

Sunday - Change at Crewe

16:44: Arrive London Euston Station

Meals included:
• Breakfast: Enjoy breakfast before the return trip back to London.
No accommodation included on this day.

Important Details

Included
  • 3-star hotel accommodation (no meals included)
  • Roundtrip shared transfer from port to hotel
  • Roundtrip train travel
  • Tour escort/host in London and Dublin
  • Roundtrip cruiseferry crossing
  • Accommodation included: 3 nights
  • 3x Breakfast
Not Included
  • Food and drinks, unless otherwise stated.
Departure Point
Euston Station, London NW1 2DU, UK
9:10 AM
Return Details
Returns to original departure point
Additional Info
  • Confirmation will be received within 48 hours of booking, subject to availability
  • A current valid passport is required on the day of travel
  • PLEASE NOTE: If you are booking a double occupancy room, please specify in 'Special Requirements' whether you prefer a double or a twin-bed room (subject to availability).
  • Wheelchair accessibility: As long as the passenger has some mobility then this tour would be suitable. Trains in Ireland are wheelchair friendly however buses/coaches are not. The guest would have to be able to climb the steps onto the bus. Mobility Scooters cannot be accommodated on this tour.
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Stroller accessible
  • Service animals allowed
  • Near public transportation
  • Children U16 cannot book independently. They must be accompanied by a parent/guardian at all times.
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 25 travelers
Voucher Requirements

You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.

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Cancellation Policy

If you cancel at least 7 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is no cancellation fee.If you cancel between 3 and 6 day(s) in advance of the scheduled departure, there is a 50 percent cancellation fee.If you cancel within 2 day(s) of the scheduled departure, there is a 100 percent cancellation fee.