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

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Train  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station Enterprise Service

$42 - $59

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x / ...

$21 - $29

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Ballyclare 118.4 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Ballyclare is to bus which costs 18€ - 26€ and takes 3 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Ballyclare is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Ballyclare is 159 km. The road distance is 189.5 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 57 min to get from Dublin to Ballyclare, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Ballyclare. However, there are services departing from The Gresham Hotel and arriving at Ballyclare via Belfast Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 59 min.

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Dublin to Ballyclare bus services, operated by Aircoach, arrive at Great Victoria Street station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Ballyclare.
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  • Distance: 99.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 57 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Ballyclare, Northern Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Ballyclare hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 10 min. Alternatively, Aircoach operates a bus from Dublin to Ballyclare every 20 minutes. Tickets cost $15 - $22 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min. Bus Eireann also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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