There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Clonmel by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Georges Quay to Clonmel, M&S Davis Road 717

$21 - $29

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Bus Eurobus  •  3 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Kilkenny, Ormond Road 600
  2. Take the bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Clonmel, M&S Davis Road 717

$19 - $31

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Train  •  3 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Limerick Junction Cork/Mallow Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Clonmel Waterford - Limerick Junction Service

$46 - $65

Drive  •  1 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Clonmel 107.8 miles

$23 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Clonmel is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 2 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Clonmel is to drive which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 1 h 56 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin City South, Georges Quay and arriving at Clonmel, M&S Davis Road. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Dublin to Clonmel. However, there are services departing from Heuston and arriving at Clonmel via Limerick Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 30 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Clonmel is 146 km. The road distance is 172.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Clonmel without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 17€ - 24€.

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The bus from Dublin City South, Georges Quay to Clonmel, M&S Davis Road takes 2 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Dublin to Clonmel bus services, operated by JJ. Kavanagh, depart from Dublin City South, Georges Quay station.

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Dublin to Clonmel train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Heuston station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Clonmel is to bus which takes 2 h 30 min and costs 17€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 35€ - 55€ and takes 3 h 30 min.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Clonmel.
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  • Distance: 91.4 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 30 min

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

JJ. Kavanagh operates a bus from Dublin to Clonmel hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $29 and the journey takes 2 h 30 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dublin to Clonmel via Limerick Junction in around 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
1 h 33 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick Junction to Clonmel
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
JJ. Kavanagh
Phone
+353 818 333 222
Website
jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Georges Quay to Clonmel, M&S Davis Road
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $29
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jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Clonmel, M&S Davis Road
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
jjkavanagh.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Kilkenny, Ormond Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Kilkenny, Ormond Road
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie

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Dublin to Clonmel bus services, operated by JJ. Kavanagh, arrive at Clonmel, M&S Davis Road station.

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Dublin to Clonmel train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Clonmel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Clonmel is 173 km. It takes approximately 1 h 56 min to drive from Dublin to Clonmel.

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There are 67+ hotels available in Clonmel. Prices start at $64 USD per night.

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