There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Glendalough by bus, taxi, car or towncar

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Bus  •  1 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Booterstown, Woodbine Road to Glendalough Visitor Centre 181

$6 - $8

3 alternative options

Taxi  •  45 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Glendalough 30.6 miles

$70 - $85

Drive  •  45 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Glendalough 30.6 miles

$6 - $10

Uber  •  45 min

  1. Take an Uber from Dublin to Glendalough 30.6 miles

$100 - $140

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Glendalough is to bus which costs 5€ - 7€ and takes 1 h 5 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Glendalough is to taxi which costs 60€ - 75€ and takes 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Booterstown, Woodbine Road and arriving at Glendalough Visitor Centre. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 5 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Glendalough is 36 km. The road distance is 49 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Glendalough without a car is to bus which takes 1 h 5 min and costs 5€ - 7€.

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The bus from Booterstown, Woodbine Road to Glendalough Visitor Centre takes 1 h 5 min including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Dublin to Glendalough bus services, operated by Transport for Ireland, depart from Booterstown, Woodbine Road station.

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Dublin to Glendalough bus services, operated by Transport for Ireland, arrive at Glendalough Visitor Centre station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Glendalough.
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  • Distance: 22.6 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 5 min

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

Transport for Ireland operates a bus from Dublin to Glendalough twice daily. Tickets cost $6 - $8 and the journey takes 1 h 5 min.

Bus operators
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Booterstown, Woodbine Road to Glendalough Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Dublin to Glendalough
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$100 - $140
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$100 - $140
Taxi from Dublin to Glendalough
Ave. Duration
45 min
Estimated price
$70 - $85
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie

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