There are 4 ways to get from Doolin to Bunratty Castle by bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  1 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from Doolin to Ennis Bus Station 350
  2. Take the bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Bunratty 300 / ...

$14 - $29

Cheapest option

Bus via Doolin  •  2 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Doolin to Ennis Bus Station 350
  2. Take the bus from Ennis Bus Station to Old Creamery Pub 343 / ...

$13 - $19

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  47 min

  1. Take a taxi from Doolin to Bunratty Castle 41.5 miles

$100 - $130

Drive  •  47 min

  1. Drive from Doolin to Bunratty Castle 41.5 miles

$9 - $13

What companies run services between Doolin, Ireland and Bunratty Castle, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Doolin to Bunratty Castle via Ennis Bus Station, Dunnes, Friars Walk, and Bunratty in around 1 h 46 min.

Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Doolin to Ennis Bus Station
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dunnes, Friars Walk to Old Creamery Pub
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Ennis Bus Station to Old Creamery Pub
Ave. Duration
1 h 9 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Coach
Other operators
Taxi from Doolin to Bunratty Castle
Ave. Duration
47 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Doolin to Bunratty Castle?

The distance between Doolin and Bunratty Castle is 52 km. The road distance is 66 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Doolin to Bunratty Castle?

The cheapest way to get from Doolin to Bunratty Castle is to drive which costs 7€ - 11€ and takes 47 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Doolin to Bunratty Castle?

The quickest way to get from Doolin to Bunratty Castle is to taxi which takes 47 min and costs 80€ - 100€.

Is there a direct bus between Doolin and Bunratty Castle?

No, there is no direct bus from Doolin to Bunratty Castle. However, there are services departing from Doolin and arriving at Bunratty via Dunnes, Friars Walk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1 h 46 min.

How long does it take to get from Doolin to Bunratty Castle?

It takes approximately 1 h 46 min to get from Doolin to Bunratty Castle, including transfers.