There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Connemara National Park by train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train, bus via Francis Street Opp Abbey Church  •  5 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service
  2. Take the bus from Francis Street Opp Abbey Church to Letterfrack, Letterfrack 419

$60 - $79

Cheapest option

Bus  •  5 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station 720
  2. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Veldons 923 / ...

$29 - $48

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5 h 25 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Galway Galway Service
  2. Take the bus from Galway Coach Station to Veldons 923 / ...

$52 - $83

Drive  •  3 h 19 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Connemara National Park 180.4 miles

$35 - $60

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Connemara National Park, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Dublin to Connemara National Park via Galway Coach Station and Veldons in around 5 h 40 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Francis Street Opp Abbey Church to Letterfrack, Letterfrack
Ave. Duration
1 h 48 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Eyre Square, Galway Bus Station to Letterfrack, Letterfrack
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Galway Coach Station to Veldons
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $17
Web Fare
$9 - $14
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Galway Coach Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Connemara National Park is 246 km. The road distance is 289 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Connemara National Park is to bus which costs 25€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 40 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Connemara National Park is to drive which takes 3 h 19 min and costs 30€ - 50€.

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Connemara National Park. However, there are services departing from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and arriving at Veldons via Galway Coach Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 40 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 16 min to get from Dublin to Connemara National Park, including transfers.