There are 7 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare by bus, tram, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus Dublin Coach  •  1 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Red Cow LUAS 750 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Kildare Village 300

$7 - $12

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Bus Eurobus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Kildare, Kildare 726

$5 - $10

5 alternative options

Tram, train  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Take the tram from The Point Luas Stop to Heuston Luas Stop Red
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Kildare Portlaoise/Limerick Service / ...

$18 - $32

Taxi  •  46 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare 41.6 miles

$90 - $120

Drive  •  46 min

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare 41.6 miles

$9 - $14

Towncar  •  46 min

  1. Take a town car from Dublin Airport to Kildare 41.6 miles

$160 - $230

Uber  •  46 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare 41.6 miles

$130 - $180

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare is to bus which costs 4€ - 8€ and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare is to taxi which costs 80€ - 95€ and takes 46 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at Kildare, Kildare. Services depart every 20 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Kildare is 54 km. The road distance is 66.6 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 1 min and costs 6€ - 10€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 1 min to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare, including transfers.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Dublin Airport station.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Kildare Village station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare is 67 km. It takes approximately 46 min to drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare.

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

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Map of how to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare.
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  • Distance: 33.5 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 1 min

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

You can take a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare via Red Cow LUAS and Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride in around 1 h 1 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
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Red Cow LUAS
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $5
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Kildare Village
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Kildare, Kildare
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $8
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Red Cow LUAS
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3 - $4
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Kildare, Kildare
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$8 - $10
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$130 - $180
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$130 - $180
Taxi from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Kildare
Ave. Duration
46 min
Estimated price
$90 - $120
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie
Jayride
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Dublin Airport to Kildare
Estimated price
$160 - $230

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