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There are 6 ways to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick by bus, train, car or plane

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Bus  •  2h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport T1 to Arthurs Quay 712X / ...

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Line 782 bus, train via Tipperary  •  3h 19m

  1. Take the line 782 bus from Dublin Airport to Heuston Station 782 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dublin Heuston to Limerick Junction InterCity / ...

Line 700 bus, bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Take the line 700 bus from Dublin Airport T1 to O'Connell Bridge 700
  2. Take the bus from Burgh Quay to Arthur's Quay 300

Line 782 bus, train  •  3h 52m

  1. Take the line 782 bus from Dublin Airport T1 to Heuston Station 782 / ...
  2. Take the train from Dublin Heuston to Limerick rail / ...

Drive  •  2h 7m

  1. Drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick 208.8 km

Fly, bus  •  3h 40m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR
  2. Take the bus from Kerry Airport to Limerick Bus Station

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick is to bus which costs €15 - €24 and takes 2h 30m.

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The fastest way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick is to drive which takes 2h 7m and costs €35 - €55.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin Airport T1 and arriving at Arthurs Quay. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 30m.

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The distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) and Limerick is 180 km. The road distance is 208.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick without a car is to bus which takes 2h 30m and costs €15 - €24.

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The bus from Dublin Airport T1 to Arthurs Quay takes 2h 30m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Dublin Airport T1 station.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Arthurs Quay station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick is 209 km. It takes approximately 2h 7m to drive from Dublin Airport (DUB) to Limerick.

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  • Distance: 180.2 km
  • Duration: 2h 30m

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

Citylink operates a bus from Dublin Airport T1 to Arthurs Quay hourly. Tickets cost €15 - €24 and the journey takes 2h 30m. Two other operators also service this route.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€19 - €60
Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Dublin Heuston to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
http://www.irishrail.ie/
Schedules at
https://www.irishrail.ie/en-ie/train-timetables
Book at
https://journeyplanner.irishrail.ie/webapp/#!P|TP!histId|0!histKey|H111568
Semi Flexible
€15 - €21
Flexible
€15 - €22
Train from Dublin Heuston to Limerick
Ave. Duration
2h 13m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€17 - €26
Website
http://www.irishrail.ie/
Schedules at
https://www.irishrail.ie/en-ie/train-timetables
Book at
https://journeyplanner.irishrail.ie/webapp/#!P|TP!histId|0!histKey|H111568
Semi Flexible
€17 - €25
Flexible
€18 - €26
Bus operators
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport T1 to Arthurs Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€15 - €24
Website
https://www.citylink.ie/
Web Fare
€15 - €21
On Bus
€17 - €24
Eireagle
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
eireagle.com
Bus from Dublin Airport Arrival Terminal 1 to Limerick City Arthur's Quay Park
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€25
Website
Eireagle
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 818 333 222
Email
info@jjkavanagh.ie
Website
jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Arthurs Quay
Ave. Duration
3h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €22
Website
https://jjkavanagh.ie/
Dublin Express
Phone
+353 1 903 9508
Website
dublinexpress.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Heuston Station
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 5 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
https://www.dublinexpress.ie/
Bus from Dublin Airport T1 to Heuston Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
https://www.dublinexpress.ie/
Aircoach
Phone
+353 0 1 844 7118
Email
info@aircoach.ie
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport T1 to O'Connell Bridge
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
https://www.aircoach.ie/
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Burgh Quay to Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€15 - €22
Website
https://www.dublincoach.ie/
Bus Éireann
Phone
+353 1 836 6111
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Kerry Airport to Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
https://www.buseireann.ie/

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