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

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Train  •  1 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Athlone Galway Service / ...

$57 - $83

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Fardrum, Athlone A I T 763 / ...

$41 - $68

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Clonmacnoise 81.2 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Clonmacnoise is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Clonmacnoise is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1 h 30 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Clonmacnoise is 115 km. The road distance is 129.9 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Clonmacnoise without a car is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs 45€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 1 h 40 min to get from Dublin to Clonmacnoise, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Clonmacnoise is to train which takes 1 h 40 min and costs 45€ - 75€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 35€ - 60€ and takes 2 h 5 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Clonmacnoise is 130 km. It takes approximately 1 h 30 min to drive from Dublin to Clonmacnoise.

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

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Clonmacnoise.
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  • Distance: 71.8 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 40 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Clonmacnoise hourly. Tickets cost $27 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 16 min. Alternatively, Citylink operates a bus from Dublin to Clonmacnoise hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $19 and the journey takes 1 h 45 min. Bus Eireann also services this route every 3 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Fardrum, Athlone A I T
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$13 - $19
Web Fare
$11 - $16
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Fardrum, Athlone A I T
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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