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

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Line 143 bus, bus  •  2h 26m

  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

1 alternative option

Drive  •  47m

  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 - £9 and takes 47m.

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The quickest way to get from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey is to drive which costs £5 - £9 and takes 47m.

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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 2h 26m.

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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 2h 26m and costs £13 - £18.

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It takes approximately 2h 26m 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 47m to drive from Derry Airport (LDY) to Ballybofey.

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There are 82+ hotels available in Ballybofey. Prices start at $63 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: 2h 26m

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 Foyle Street Bus Station Derry in around 2h 26m.

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
26m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$5 - $8
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Ballybofey
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $15
Website
Bus Eireann

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