There are 3 ways to get from Dublin to Ashford Castle by train, bus or car

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

Train, bus  •  4 h 23 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service
  2. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Cong 456

$53 - $73

Cheapest option

Bus  •  4 h 38 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Galway Coach Station 761 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Cong 456

$25 - $37

1 alternative option

Drive  •  2 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Ashford Castle 153 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Ashford Castle is to bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 4 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Ashford Castle is to drive which costs 28€ - 45€ and takes 2 h 46 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Ashford Castle is 202 km. The road distance is 244.7 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 23 min to get from Dublin to Ashford Castle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Ashford Castle. However, there are services departing from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay and arriving at Cong via Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 38 min.

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What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Ashford Castle, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Dublin to Ashford Castle via Galway Coach Station, Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station, and Cong in around 4 h 38 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Cong
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$10 - $13
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$15 - $21
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

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