There are 4 ways to get from Londonderry to Dundalk by train, bus or car

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What companies run services between Londonderry, Northern Ireland and Dundalk, Ireland?

You can take a train from Londonderry to Dundalk via Belfast Central Train Station in around 4 h 25 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Londonderry to Dundalk via Belfast Europa Bus Centre and Newry, Newry Bus Station in around 4 h 53 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Londonderry station to Belfast Central station
Avg. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Avg. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$18 - $26
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$18 - $26
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Newry
Avg. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$11 - $16
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Strabane Bus Station to Castleblayney
Avg. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Londonderry to Dundalk?

The distance between Londonderry and Dundalk is 125 km. The road distance is 152 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Londonderry to Dundalk?

The cheapest way to get from Londonderry to Dundalk is to drive which costs £18 and takes 1 h 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Londonderry to Dundalk?

The quickest way to get from Londonderry to Dundalk is to drive which takes 1 h 56 min and costs £18.

Is there a direct train between Londonderry and Dundalk?

No, there is no direct train from Londonderry to Dundalk. However, there are services departing from Londonderry station and arriving at Dundalk Train Station via Belfast Central Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 25 min.

Is there a direct bus between Londonderry and Dundalk?

No, there is no direct bus from Londonderry to Dundalk. However, there are services departing from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre and arriving at Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk via Belfast Europa Bus Centre and Newry, Newry Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 53 min.

How long does it take to get from Londonderry to Dundalk?

It takes approximately 4 h 25 min to get from Londonderry to Dundalk, including transfers.