There are 2 ways to get from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey by bus or car

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Line 143 bus, bus  •  2 h 26 min

  1. Take the line 143 bus from Eglinton City Of Derry Airport to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre 143 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Ballybofey 64 / ...

$17 - $22

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Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey 34.2 miles

$7 - $11

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The cheapest way to get from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey is to drive which costs £5 - £8 and takes 47 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey. However, there are services departing from Eglinton City Of Derry Airport and arriving at Ballybofey via Foyle Street Bus Station Derry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 26 min.

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The distance between Derry Airport (LDY) and Ballybofey is 30 miles. The road distance is 34.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey without a car is to line 143 bus and bus which takes 2 h 26 min and costs £13 - £17.

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It takes approximately 2 h 26 min to get from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey, including transfers.

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Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Eglinton City Of Derry Airport station.

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Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Ballybofey station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey is 34 miles. It takes approximately 47 min to drive from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey.

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There are 81+ hotels available in Ballybofey. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey.
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  • Distance: 30.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 26 min

What companies run services between Derry Airport (LDY), Northern Ireland and Ballybofey, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey via Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre and Foyle Street Bus Station Derry in around 2 h 26 min.

Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Eglinton City Of Derry Airport to Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$5 - $8
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Ballybofey
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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