There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to County Kerry by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  2h 35m

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR

80€ - 141€

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Bus via Limerick  •  7h 21m

  1. Take the bus from Busáras 2 to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1 X12
  2. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1 to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station ->E5 13 / ...

23€ - 33€

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Train  •  5h 14m

  1. Take the train from Heuston 1 to Tralee 2 Tralee Service

30€ - 43€

Bus  •  7h 11m

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Church of the Assumption 300

26€ - 39€

Drive  •  3h 19m

  1. Drive from Dublin to County Kerry 307 km

35€ - 60€

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to County Kerry is to bus via Limerick which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 7h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to County Kerry is to fly which costs 75€ - 150€ and takes 2h 35m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to County Kerry. However, there are services departing from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and arriving at Castlemaine via Church of the Assumption 2 and Tralee, Tralee Bus Station ->E5. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 11m.

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The distance between Dublin and County Kerry is 269 km. The road distance is 307 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to County Kerry without a car is to train which takes 5h 14m and costs 30€ - 45€.

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It takes approximately 2h 35m to get from Dublin to County Kerry, including transfers.

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Dublin to County Kerry bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to County Kerry is to fly which takes 2h 35m and costs 75€ - 150€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 5h 14m, you could also bus, which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 7h 11m.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to County Kerry.
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  • Distance: 268.9 km
  • Duration: 2h 35m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and County Kerry, Ireland?

Aer Lingus flies from Dublin to County Kerry twice daily. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Heuston 1 to Tralee 2 once daily. Tickets cost 24€ - 35€ and the journey takes 3h 53m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1h 10m
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 130€
Train operators
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 Church of the Assumption
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
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 Church of the Assumption
Ave. Duration
3h 50m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
21€ - 25€
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 Busáras 2 to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
17€ - 24€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station ->S1 to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station ->E5
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
5€ - 8€
Website
Bus Eireann

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Dublin to County Kerry bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Church of the Assumption station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to County Kerry is 307 km. It takes approximately 3h 19m to drive from Dublin to County Kerry.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport.

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There are 453+ hotels available in County Kerry. Prices start at 87€ per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to bus which takes 11 min and costs 6€ - 11€.

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