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

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Train  •  4h 17m

  1. Take the train from Connolly 7 to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place 1 Enterprise Service
  2. Take the train from Belfast Lanyon Place to Coleraine 3

£23 - £33

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Bus, train  •  4h 34m

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel 17 to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre ->W 705-x
  2. Take the train from Belfast Great Victoria Street to Coleraine 3

£21 - £31

2 alternative options

Bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Quay to Belfast City Centre, Glengall Street 400
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine 218

£22 - £28

Drive  •  2h 42m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Coleraine 161.9 miles

£28 - £45

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Coleraine is to bus which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Coleraine is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Coleraine. However, there are services departing from Custom House Quay and arriving at Coleraine via Belfast Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dublin to Coleraine. However, there are services departing from Connolly 7 and arriving at Coleraine via Belfast Lanyon Place. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 17m.

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The distance between Dublin and Coleraine is 126 miles. The road distance is 161.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Coleraine without a car is to train which takes 4h 17m and costs 25€ - 40€.

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It takes approximately 4h 17m to get from Dublin to Coleraine, including transfers.

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Dublin to Coleraine bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Custom House Quay station.

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Dublin to Coleraine train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Connolly 7 station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Coleraine is to train which takes 4h 17m and costs 25€ - 40€. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs 24€ - 35€ and takes 4h 35m.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Coleraine.
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  • Distance: 126.3 miles
  • Duration: 4h 17m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Coleraine, Northern Ireland?

You can take a train from Dublin to Coleraine via Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place 1 and Belfast Lanyon Place in around 4h 17m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Coleraine via Belfast City Centre, Glengall Street and Belfast Europa Bus Centre in around 4h 35m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Lanyon Place to Coleraine
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Great Victoria Street to Coleraine
Ave. Duration
1h 31m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£9 - £14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel 17 to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre ->W
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £17
Website
Aircoach
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Custom House Quay to Belfast City Centre, Glengall Street
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
£12 - £14
Website
Dublin Coach
Translink UK

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Dublin to Coleraine bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Coleraine station.

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Dublin to Coleraine train services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Coleraine station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Coleraine is 162 miles. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Dublin to Coleraine.

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There are 406+ hotels available in Coleraine. Prices start at £75 per night.

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