There are 4 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick by bus, car or plane

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 Citylink  •  2 h 30 min

  1. 712-X / ...

$15 - $25

Cheapest option

Bus Dublin Coach  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 300

$14 - $21

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. 130.5 miles

$28 - $45

Fly, bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. DUB - KIR

$61 - $117

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

Citylink operates a bus from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick hourly. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Bus Eireann also services this route every 4 hours.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Farranfore, Kerry Airport to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$18 - $22
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Limerick is 180 km. The road distance is 209 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick is to bus which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 2 h 55 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin Airport and arriving at Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

The bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.