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

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Train  •  3 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Longford Sligo/Longford Service

$31 - $46

Cheapest option

Bus via Athboy, Athboy  •  3 h 27 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Athboy, Athboy 111
  2. Take the bus from Athboy, Athboy to Granard 111A

$21 - $25

2 alternative options

Bus  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station 109x / ...

$26 - $31

Drive  •  1 h 22 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Granard 74.6 miles

$16 - $24

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Granard. However, there are services departing from Busáras and arriving at Granard via Athboy, Athboy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 27 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Granard is 96 km. The road distance is 119.4 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Granard without a car is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 16 min to get from Dublin to Granard, including transfers.

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Dublin to Granard bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Busáras station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Granard is to train which takes 3 h 16 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 3 h 27 min.

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Dublin to Granard bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Granard station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Granard is 119 km. It takes approximately 1 h 22 min to drive from Dublin to Granard.

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There are 55+ hotels available in Granard. Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Granard.
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  • Distance: 59.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 16 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Granard every 4 hours. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 46 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Granard via Athboy, Athboy in around 3 h 27 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Athboy, Athboy
Ave. Duration
1 h 27 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $16
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Athboy, Athboy to Granard
Ave. Duration
1 h
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$22 - $26
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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