There are 6 ways to get from Dublin to Donabate by bus, train, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  22 min

  1. Take the bus from Docklands, North Wall Quay to Donabate, Corballis Cross 33b / ...

$6 - $8

Cheapest option

Train  •  23 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Donabate Drogheda/Dundalk Service / ...

$5 - $7

4 alternative options

Line 500 bus, bus  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take the line 500 bus from Jury's Inn Custom House Quay to Highfields Forest Road Swords 500 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Swords, Pavilions Shopping Centre to Donabate, Corballis Cross 33b

$9

Taxi  •  21 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Donabate 14.6 miles

$35 - $45

Drive  •  21 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Donabate 14.6 miles

$3 - $5

Uber  •  21 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dublin to Donabate 14.6 miles

$55 - $75

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Donabate is to drive which costs 2€ - 4€ and takes 21 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Donabate is to taxi which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 21 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Docklands, North Wall Quay and arriving at Donabate, Corballis Cross. Services depart four times a week, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 22 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Connolly and arriving at Donabate. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 23 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Donabate is 18 km. The road distance is 23.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Donabate without a car is to bus which takes 22 min and costs 5€ - 7€.

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The bus from Docklands, North Wall Quay to Donabate, Corballis Cross takes 22 min including transfers and departs four times a week.

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Dublin to Donabate bus services, operated by Dublin Bus, depart from Docklands, North Wall Quay station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Donabate.
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  • Distance: 11.5 miles
  • Duration: 22 min

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

Dublin Bus operates a bus from Dublin to Donabate 5 times a week. Tickets cost $7 and the journey takes 22 min. Nitelink also services this route twice a week. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Donabate hourly. Tickets cost $5 - $7 and the journey takes 23 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Docklands, North Wall Quay to Donabate, Corballis Cross
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$7
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Swords, Pavilions Shopping Centre to Donabate, Corballis Cross
Ave. Duration
13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Nitelink
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Westmoreland Street to Donabate, Corballis Cross
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$8
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Swords Express
Website
swordsexpress.com
Bus from Jury's Inn Custom House Quay to Highfields Forest Road Swords
Ave. Duration
24 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$5
Schedules at
swordsexpress.com
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dublin to Donabate
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$55 - $75
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$55 - $75
Taxi from Dublin to Donabate
Ave. Duration
21 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie

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