There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher by bus, train or car

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Recommended option

Bus  •  5h 34m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk 300

24€ - 35€

Cheapest option

Bus via Galway  •  5h 50m

  1. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay ->W to Galway Coach Station 10 660 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station ->SW3 to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

24€ - 36€

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 41m

  1. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Galway 1 Galway Service
  2. Take the bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station ->SW3 to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

28€ - 39€

Train, bus via Ennis  •  5h 45m

  1. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Athenry 1
  2. Take the train from Athenry 1 to Ennis 2
  3. Take the bus from Ennis Bus Station ->NW1 to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher 350

33€ - 44€

Drive  •  2h 49m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher 264 km

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 5h 34m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 49m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher. However, there are services departing from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and arriving at County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher via Ennis Bus Station ->NW1. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 34m.

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The distance between Dublin and Cliffs of Moher is 216 km. The road distance is 264 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher without a car is to bus which takes 5h 34m and costs 24€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 5h 34m to get from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher, including transfers.

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Dublin to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay station.

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Dublin to Cliffs of Moher bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Dunnes, Friars Walk station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Cliffs of Moher is 264 km. It takes approximately 2h 49m to drive from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher.

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There are 322+ hotels available in Cliffs of Moher. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Cliffs of Moher.
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  • Distance: 215.8 km
  • Duration: 5h 34m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Cliffs of Moher, Ireland?

Dublin Coach operates a bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk hourly. Tickets cost 16€ - 19€ and the journey takes 3h 30m. Transport for Ireland also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston 1 to Galway 1
Ave. Duration
2h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
17€ - 20€
Flexible
20€ - 24€
Train from Heuston 1 to Athenry 1
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
16€ - 22€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
16€ - 19€
Flexible
19€ - 22€
Train from Athenry 1 to Ennis 2
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
9€ - 11€
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
9€ - 11€
Flexible
9€ - 11€
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 19€
Website
Dublin Coach
Transport for Ireland
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Email
info@nationaltransport.ie
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 24€
Website
Transport for Ireland
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station ->SW3 to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
11€ - 16€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Ennis Bus Station ->NW1 to County Clare, Cliffs Of Moher
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
8€ - 12€
Website
Bus Eireann
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay ->W to Galway Coach Station 10
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
12€ - 21€
Website
Citylink
Standard
14€ - 21€
Web Fare
12€ - 18€

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