Travel from Dublin to Kilkenny

Bus or train from Dublin to Kilkenny?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Kilkenny every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $40 and the journey takes 1 h 32 min. Alternatively, Dublin Coach operates a bus from Dublin to Kilkenny hourly. Tickets cost $8 - $12 and the journey takes 1 h 40 min. Two other operators also service this route.

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How to get from Dublin to Kilkenny

ModeDurationPrice
From Heuston Train Station train to Kilkenny.1 h 32 min28€
From Dublin City South, Burgh Quay bus to MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre.1 h 40 min14€
From Dublin drive to Kilkenny.1 h 19 min16€

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

The train from Heuston Train Station to Kilkenny takes 1 h 32 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

Is there a direct train between Dublin and Kilkenny?

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heuston Train Station and arriving at Kilkenny. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 32 min.

Is there a direct bus between Dublin and Kilkenny?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and arriving at MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 40 min.

Operators from Dublin to Kilkenny

OperatorPhoneWebsite
Irish RailIrish Rail
Dublin CoachDublin Coach