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

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Train  •  2 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon Sligo/Longford Service

$73 - $101

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Bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station 109x / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cavan to Ballinamore, Ballinamore 929

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Ballinamore 99.7 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Ballinamore is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Ballinamore is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Ballinamore. However, there are services departing from Busáras and arriving at Ballinamore, Ballinamore via Cavan. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 1 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Ballinamore is 130 km. The road distance is 159.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Ballinamore without a car is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs 60€ - 90€.

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It takes approximately 2 h 38 min to get from Dublin to Ballinamore, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Dublin to Ballinamore is to train which takes 2 h 38 min and costs 60€ - 90€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 1 min.

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Dublin to Ballinamore bus services, operated by local link, arrive at Ballinamore, Ballinamore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Ballinamore is 160 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Dublin to Ballinamore.

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  • Distance: 81.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 38 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Ballinamore, Connacht, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Ballinamore every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Ballinamore via Cavan, Cavan Bus Station and Cavan in around 4 h 1 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
local link
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Website
locallink.ie
Bus from Cavan to Ballinamore, Ballinamore
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
locallink.ie

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There are 114+ hotels available in Ballinamore. Prices start at $70 USD per night.

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