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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Athy by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  47m

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Athy Kildare/Waterford Service

$15 - $22

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Bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Athy, Duke Street 817 / ...

$12 - $19

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  51m

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Athy 45.8 miles

$100 - $120

Drive  •  51m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Athy 45.8 miles

$10 - $15

Uber  •  51m

  1. Take an Uber from Dublin to Athy 45.8 miles

$140 - $190

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Athy is to drive which costs 8€ - 13€ and takes 51m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Athy is to train which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 47m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge and arriving at Athy, Duke Street. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heuston and arriving at Athy. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 47m.

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The distance between Dublin and Athy is 62 km. The road distance is 73.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Athy without a car is to train which takes 47m and costs 13€ - 19€.

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The train from Heuston to Athy takes 47m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Dublin to Athy bus services, operated by Bernard Kavanagh & Sons, depart from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge station.

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Dublin to Athy train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Heuston station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Athy is to train which takes 47m and costs 13€ - 19€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 10€ - 16€ and takes 1h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Athy.
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  • Distance: 38.7 miles
  • Duration: 47m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Athy, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Athy every 4 hours. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 47m. Alternatively, Bernard Kavanagh & Sons operates a bus from Dublin to Athy once daily. Tickets cost $12 - $15 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Bus Eireann also services this route 5 times a week.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bernard Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 56 8831189
Email
info@bkavcoaches.com
Website
bernardkavanaghcoaches.com
Bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Athy, Duke Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
Bernard Kavanagh & Sons
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Athy, Duke Street
Ave. Duration
1h 33m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$15 - $19
Website
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dublin to Athy
Ave. Duration
51m
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$140 - $190
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UberBLACK
$140 - $190
Taxi from Dublin to Athy
Ave. Duration
51m
Estimated price
$100 - $120
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie

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Dublin to Athy bus services, operated by Bernard Kavanagh & Sons, arrive at Athy, Duke Street station.

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Dublin to Athy train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Athy station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Athy is 73 km. It takes approximately 51m to drive from Dublin to Athy.

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There are 72+ hotels available in Athy. Prices start at $57 USD per night.

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