There are 3 ways to get from Londonderry to Dundalk by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  3 h 52 min

  1. Take the bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Monaghan X3
  2. Take the bus from Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station to Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk 162

$27 - $36

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Londonderry station to Belfast Central station
  2. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Dundalk Enterprise Service

$36 - $49

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Londonderry to Dundalk 95 miles

$20 - $30

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No, there is no direct bus from Londonderry to Dundalk station. However, there are services departing from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre and arriving at Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk via Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 52 min.

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

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The distance between Londonderry and Dundalk is 78 miles. The road distance is 95 miles.

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The best way to get from Londonderry to Dundalk without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 52 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 52 min to get from Londonderry to Dundalk, including transfers.

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Londonderry to Dundalk bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre station.

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Londonderry to Dundalk train services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Londonderry station.

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The best way to get from Londonderry to Dundalk is to bus which takes 3 h 52 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 25 min.

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Londonderry to Dundalk bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk.

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Londonderry to Dundalk train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Dundalk station.

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Map of how to get from Londonderry to Dundalk.
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  • Distance: 78.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 52 min

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

You can take a bus from Londonderry to Dundalk via Monaghan and Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station in around 3 h 52 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Londonderry to Dundalk via Belfast Central station and Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station in around 4 h 25 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
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
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 Monaghan
Ave. Duration
1 h 42 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$15 - $22
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station to Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Yes, the driving distance between Londonderry to Dundalk is 95 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Londonderry to Dundalk.

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