There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Downpatrick by bus, train 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

Bus, line 15 bus  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Downpatrick 15 / ...

$23 - $31

Cheapest option

Bus  •  3 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Newry, Newry Bus Station x5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Newry Bus Center to Downpatrick 240

$10 - $15

2 alternative options

Train, line 15 bus  •  4 h 39 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station Enterprise Service
  2. Take the line 15 bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Downpatrick 15 / ...

$49 - $68

Drive  •  1 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Downpatrick 105.2 miles

$22 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Downpatrick is to bus which costs 9€ - 13€ and takes 3 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Downpatrick is to drive which costs 20€ - 29€ and takes 1 h 52 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Downpatrick is 116 km. The road distance is 168.3 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 46 min to get from Dublin to Downpatrick, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Downpatrick. However, there are services departing from The Gresham Hotel and arriving at Downpatrick via Belfast Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 46 min.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Downpatrick.
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  • Distance: 72.5 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 46 min

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

You can take a bus from Dublin to Downpatrick via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre and Belfast Europa Bus Centre in around 3 h 46 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Downpatrick
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $10
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$7 - $10
Bus from Newry Bus Center to Downpatrick
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$10 - $15
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Busáras to Newry, Newry Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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