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

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Train  •  2 h 12 min

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

$30 - $50

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Bus  •  2 h 40 min

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

$28 - $34

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 17€ - 26€ 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 costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 1 h 52 min.

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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 12 min.

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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 best way to get from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon without a car is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs 28€ - 40€.

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The train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon takes 2 h 12 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Busáras station.

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Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Connolly station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon is to train which takes 2 h 12 min and costs 28€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 29€ and takes 2 h 40 min.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon.
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  • Distance: 87.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 12 min

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 12 min. Alternatively, Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon 5 times a day. Tickets cost $28 - $34 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 - $34
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop station.

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Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Carrick on Shannon station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon is 155 km. It takes approximately 1 h 52 min to drive from Dublin to Carrick-on-Shannon.

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There are 129+ hotels available in Carrick-on-Shannon. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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