There are 5 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  4 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Castlebar Train Station Westport Service

$57 - $91

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Bus Citylink  •  5 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit 761 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to Stephen Garvey Way Castlebar 52

$33 - $46

3 alternative options

Bus Transport for Ireland  •  6 h 3 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station 720
  2. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Stephen Garvey Way Castlebar 52 / ...

$43 - $59

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar 149.5 miles

$30 - $50

Fly, bus  •  7 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Donegal (CFN) DUB - CFN
  2. Take the bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Murray's Bar

$83 - $135

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar. However, there are services departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at Stephen Garvey Way Castlebar via Dublin Rd. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 30 min.

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The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Castlebar is 207 km. The road distance is 239.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar without a car is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs 45€ - 80€.

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It takes approximately 4 h 36 min to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar, including transfers.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Dublin Airport station.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar is to train which takes 4 h 36 min and costs 45€ - 80€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 5 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar.
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  • Distance: 129.3 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 36 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar 3 times a day. Tickets cost $50 - $75 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Castlebar via Gmit and Dublin Rd in around 5 h 30 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Donegal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Train operators
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Gmit
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to Stephen Garvey Way Castlebar
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Stephen Garvey Way Castlebar
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Murray's Bar
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $24
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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