There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Bangor 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  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast Central Enterprise Service

$44 - $61

Cheapest option

Bus, line 1 bus  •  4 h 20 min

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

$22 - $31

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 57 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre X1

$36 - $44

Drive  •  2 h 3 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Bangor 119 miles

$25 - $40

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Bangor is to bus and line 1 bus which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 4 h 20 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Bangor is to drive which takes 2 h 3 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

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The distance between Dublin and Bangor is 152 km. The road distance is 190 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Dublin to Bangor, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Bangor. However, there are services departing from The Gresham Hotel and arriving at Bangor Buscentre via Belfast Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dublin to Bangor. However, there are services departing from Connolly and arriving at Bangor via Belfast Central Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Bangor every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 2 h 13 min. Alternatively, Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dublin to Bangor hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 25 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
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
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Bangor Buscentre
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$6 - $9

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