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There are 6 ways to get from Dublin to Balbriggan by train, bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Train  •  38 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Balbriggan Train Station Drogheda/Dundalk Service / ...

$8 - $12

Cheapest option

Bus  •  58 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin to Balbriggan 101 / ...

$4 - $11

4 alternative options

Line 700 bus, line 101 bus  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Take the line 700 bus from Leeson Street Upr. Before Canal to Dublin Airport 700
  2. Take the line 101 bus from Dublin Airport to Balbriggan 101

$22 - $30

Taxi  •  27 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Balbriggan 22.4 miles

$50 - $65

Drive  •  27 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Balbriggan 22.4 miles

$4 - $7

Uber  •  27 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dublin to Balbriggan 22.4 miles

$75 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Balbriggan is to drive which costs 4€ - 7€ and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Balbriggan is to taxi which costs 45€ - 55€ and takes 27 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin and arriving at Balbriggan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 58 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Connolly and arriving at Balbriggan Train Station station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 38 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Balbriggan is 31 km. The road distance is 35.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Balbriggan without a car is to train which takes 38 min and costs 7€ - 10€.

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The train from Connolly to Balbriggan Train Station takes 38 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Dublin to Balbriggan bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Dublin station.

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Dublin to Balbriggan train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Connolly station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Balbriggan is to train which takes 38 min and costs 7€ - 10€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 4€ - 10€ and takes 58 min.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Balbriggan.
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  • Distance: 19.4 miles
  • Duration: 38 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Balbriggan hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 38 min. Alternatively, Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dublin to Balbriggan hourly. Tickets cost $9 - $11 and the journey takes 58 min. Three other operators also service this route.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin to Balbriggan
Ave. Duration
58 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $11
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Balbriggan
Ave. Duration
36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin, Irish Life Mall to Balbriggan, Pump Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from North Wall, East Wall Rd to Balbriggan
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$4 - $6
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Nitelink
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Westmoreland Street to Balbriggan, Pump Lane
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Leeson Street Upr. Before Canal to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$9 - $13
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dublin to Balbriggan
Ave. Duration
27 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$75 - $110
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$75 - $110
Taxi from Dublin to Balbriggan
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
$50 - $65
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie

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Dublin to Balbriggan bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Balbriggan station.

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Dublin to Balbriggan train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Balbriggan Train Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Balbriggan is 36 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Dublin to Balbriggan.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Balbriggan. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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