There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Gortahork by bus, car or plane

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  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Loch Altan 932

$21 - $35

3 alternative options

Bus Bus Eireann  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station 32
  2. Take the bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Loch Altan 932 / ...

$49 - $76

Drive  •  3 h 29 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Gortahork 175.4 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, bus  •  3 h 6 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Donegal (CFN) DUB - CFN
  2. Take the bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Chapel, Gortahork

$70 - $138

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

John McGinley operates a bus from Dublin to Gortahork hourly. Tickets cost $21 - $35 and the journey takes 4 h 30 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Donegal
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$30 - $140
Bus operators
John McGinley
Website
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Loch Altan
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $35
Schedules at
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Loch Altan
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Loch Altan
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Schedules at
johnmcginley.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Letterkenny, Bus Station
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $55
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Letterkenny, Bus Station to Chapel, Gortahork
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $25
Schedules at
feda.iesite
Bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Chapel, Gortahork
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $25
Schedules at
feda.iesite
Mangan Tours
Phone
+353 749135460
Website
mangantours.ie
Bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Chapel, Gortahork
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
mangantours.ie
Bus from Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore to Chapel, Gortahork
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$5 - $6
Schedules at
mangantours.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dublin to Gortahork?

The distance between Dublin and Gortahork is 233 km. The road distance is 281 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Gortahork is to bus which costs 17€ - 26€ and takes 4 h 30 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Gortahork is to fly and bus which takes 3 h 6 min and costs 55€ - 120€.

Is there a direct bus between Dublin and Gortahork?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery and arriving at Loch Altan. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 30 min.

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

The bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Loch Altan takes 4 h 30 min including transfers and departs hourly.