There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Kilcar by train, taxi, 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

Train, taxi  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Sligo Sligo/Longford Service
  2. Take a taxi from Sligo to Kilcar

$187 - $245

Cheapest option

Bus Bus Eireann  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 30 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel to Main Street 490

$25 - $36

3 alternative options

Bus John McGinley  •  7 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop 932
  2. Take the bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Main Street 991

$41 - $55

Drive  •  3 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Kilcar 164.3 miles

$35 - $55

Fly, taxi  •  3 h 26 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Donegal (CFN) DUB - CFN
  2. Take a taxi from Donegal to Kilcar

$140 - $213

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

You can take a bus from Dublin to Kilcar via Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel in around 6 h 5 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
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel
Ave. Duration
4 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel to Main Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
John McGinley
Website
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop
Ave. Duration
3 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
johnmcginley.com
John & Michael McGeehan
Website
mcgeehancoaches.com
Bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Main Street
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $24
Schedules at
mcgeehancoaches.com
Other operators
Taxi from Sligo to Kilcar
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Taxis Sligo
Phone
+353 86 121 9111
Website
sligotaxi.com
Emerald Taxis
Phone
+353 71 914 8888
Website
emeraldtaxisligo.com

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dublin to Kilcar?

The distance between Dublin and Kilcar is 211 km. The road distance is 263 km.

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

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Kilcar is to bus which costs 20€ - 30€ and takes 6 h 5 min.

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

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Kilcar is to drive which takes 3 h 17 min and costs 29€ - 45€.

Is there a direct bus between Dublin and Kilcar?

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Kilcar. However, there are services departing from Busáras and arriving at Main Street via Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6 h 5 min.

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

It takes approximately 4 h 30 min to get from Dublin to Kilcar, including transfers.