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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Abbeyleix by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  2h 16m

  1. Take the train from Dublin Heuston to Portlaoise Commuter / ...

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Bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from George's Quay to Portlaoise Centre 735

Line 126 bus, bus  •  3h 8m

  1. Take the line 126 bus from George's Quay to Toughers Ind Estate 126 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Toughers Ind Estate to Portlaoise Centre 726

Taxi  •  1h 4m

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Abbeyleix 97.4 km

Drive  •  1h 4m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Abbeyleix 97.4 km

Dublin to Abbeyleix by train and bus

110 Weekly Services
2h 16m Average Duration
€8 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Abbeyleix is to train which costs €8 - €13 and takes 2h 16m.

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The fastest way to get from Dublin to Abbeyleix is to taxi which takes 1h 4m and costs €130 - €170.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Abbeyleix. However, there are services departing from George's Quay and arriving at Abbeyleix via Portlaoise Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 20m.

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The distance between Dublin and Abbeyleix is 96 km. The road distance is 97.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Abbeyleix without a car is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs €8 - €13.

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It takes approximately 2h 16m to get from Dublin to Abbeyleix, including transfers.

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Dublin to Abbeyleix bus services, operated by J.J.Kavanagh & Sons, depart from George's Quay station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Abbeyleix is to train which takes 2h 16m and costs €8 - €13. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs €16 - €24 and takes 2h 20m.

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Dublin to Abbeyleix bus services, operated by J.J.Kavanagh & Sons, arrive at Portlaoise Centre station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Abbeyleix is 97 km. It takes approximately 1h 4m to drive from Dublin to Abbeyleix.

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  • Distance: 96.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 16m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Abbeyleix, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin Heuston to Portlaoise every 20 minutes. Tickets cost €8 - €13 and the journey takes 1h 11m. Alternatively, J.J.Kavanagh & Sons operates a bus from George's Quay to Portlaoise Centre hourly. Tickets cost €12 - €18 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

Train operators
Bus operators
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 818 333 222
Email
info@jjkavanagh.ie
Website
jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from George's Quay to Portlaoise Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
https://jjkavanagh.ie/
Go-Ahead
Phone
0818 804071
Email
customercomment@goaheadireland.ie
Website
goaheadireland.ie
Bus from George's Quay to Toughers Ind Estate
Ave. Duration
1h 16m
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
https://www.goaheadireland.ie/
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Toughers Ind Estate to Portlaoise Centre
Ave. Duration
52 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
https://www.dublincoach.ie/
Other operators
Taxi from Dublin to Abbeyleix
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Estimated price
€130 - €170
VIP Taxis
Phone
+353 1 478 3333
Website
viptaxis.ie
Trinity Taxis
Phone
+353 1 708 2222
Website
trinitytaxis.ie
NXT Taxis
Phone
+353 1 888 8888
Website
nxt.ie
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
Dalkey Taxis
Phone
+353 1 285 7777
Website
dalkeytaxi.ie
City Cabs
Phone
+353 1 872 7272
Borough Taxis
Phone
+353 1 280 0444
Website
boroughtaxis.ie

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