There are 3 ways to get from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon by train, bus or car

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Train  •  2 h 7 min

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

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop 23

$28 - $33

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon 96.9 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon is to drive which takes 1 h 52 min and costs 18€ - 27€.

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The distance between Dublin and Carrick-on-Shannon is 139 km. The road distance is 155 km.

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The train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon takes 2 h 7 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busáras and arriving at Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop. Services depart five times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 40 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Connolly and arriving at Carrick on Shannon. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

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What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min. Alternatively, Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon 5 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $33 and the journey takes 2 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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