There are 5 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Carlow by bus, tram, train, taxi, car or towncar

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 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Carlow, Carlow Coach Park 4 / ...

$16 - $20

4 alternative options

Bus, tram, train  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to The 3Arena 702 / ...
  2. Take the tram from The Point Luas Stop to Heuston Luas Stop Red
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Carlow

$26 - $43

Taxi  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Carlow 60.3 miles

$130 - $160

Drive  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Carlow 60.3 miles

$13 - $19

Towncar  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take a town car from Dublin Airport to Carlow 60.3 miles

$210 - $290

What companies run services between Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland and Carlow, Ireland?

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Carlow every 2 hours. Tickets cost $16 - $20 and the journey takes 1 h 50 min.

Train operators
Luas
Website
luas.ie
Tram from The Point Luas Stop to Heuston Luas Stop
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
luas.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Carlow, Carlow Coach Park
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to The 3Arena
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to The 3Arena
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Carlow
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Estimated price
$130 - $160
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dublin Airport to Carlow
Estimated price
$210 - $290

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Carlow is 80 km. The road distance is 96 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Carlow is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1 h 5 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Carlow is to taxi which takes 1 h 5 min and costs 110€ - 140€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at Carlow, Carlow Coach Park. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 50 min.

The bus from Dublin Airport to Carlow, Carlow Coach Park takes 1 h 50 min including transfers and departs every two hours.