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

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Bus  •  2 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Birr, Birr Square 845 / ...

$25 - $40

2 alternative options

Train, line 845 bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore Galway Service / ...
  2. Take the line 845 bus from County Council Offices to Birr, Birr Square 845 / ...

$26 - $37

Drive  •  1 h 34 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Birr 88 miles

$19 - $28

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Birr is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 34 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Birr is to drive which costs 16€ - 24€ and takes 1 h 34 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge and arriving at Birr, Birr Square. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 20 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Birr is 114 km. The road distance is 140.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Birr without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 20 min and costs 22€ - 35€.

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The bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Birr, Birr Square takes 2 h 20 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Dublin to Birr bus services, operated by John Kearns, depart from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge station.

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Dublin to Birr bus services, operated by John Kearns, arrive at Birr, Birr Square station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Birr is 141 km. It takes approximately 1 h 34 min to drive from Dublin to Birr.

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There are 47+ hotels available in Birr. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Birr.
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  • Distance: 71.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 20 min

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

John Kearns operates a bus from Dublin to Birr every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 2 h 20 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
John Kearns
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Birr, Birr Square
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
kearnstransport.com
Bus from County Council Offices to Birr, Birr Square
Ave. Duration
38 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $10
Schedules at
kearnstransport.com

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