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

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Dundalk hourly. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 55 min. Alternatively, Matthews Coach Hire operates a bus from Dublin to Dundalk hourly. Tickets cost $12 and the journey takes 1 h 30 min. Bus Eireann also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Matthews Coach Hire
Website
matthews.ie
Bus from Rotunda, Cumberland Street North to Marshes Shopping Centre
Avg. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$12
Schedules at
matthews.ie
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Taxi
Avg. Duration
56 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dublin to Dundalk?

The distance between Dublin and Dundalk is 75 km. The road distance is 85 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dublin to Dundalk?

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Dundalk is to drive which costs 12€ and takes 56 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dublin to Dundalk?

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Dundalk is to train which takes 55 min and costs 19€.

Is there a direct train between Dublin and Dundalk?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Connolly Train Station and arriving at Dundalk Train Station. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 55 min.

Is there a direct bus between Dublin and Dundalk?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotunda, Cumberland Street North and arriving at Marshes Shopping Centre. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 30 min.

How long does it take to get from Dublin to Dundalk?

The train from Connolly Train Station to Dundalk Train Station takes 55 min including transfers and departs hourly.