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

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Bus  •  3 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Outside Heuston Train Station to Nenagh, Nenagh X12

$31 - $38

Cheapest option

Bus Eurobus  •  4 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay 300

$19 - $33

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 47 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Ballybrophy Portlaoise/Limerick Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Ballybrophy to Birdhill Limerick via Nenagh Service

$41 - $58

Drive  •  1 h 50 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Killaloe 110.1 miles

$23 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin station to Killaloe. However, there are services departing from Outside Heuston Train Station and arriving at Killaloe, Killaloe via Nenagh, Nenagh. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 25 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Killaloe is 158 km. The road distance is 176.2 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Killaloe without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 25 min to get from Dublin to Killaloe, including transfers.

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Dublin to Killaloe bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Outside Heuston Train Station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Killaloe is to bus which takes 3 h 25 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 4 h 47 min.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Killaloe is 176 km. It takes approximately 1 h 50 min to drive from Dublin to Killaloe.

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There are 104+ hotels available in Killaloe. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Killaloe.
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  • Distance: 98.7 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 25 min

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dublin to Killaloe every 4 hours. Tickets cost $28 - $33 and the journey takes 1 h 55 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dublin to Killaloe via Ballybrophy, Birdhill, and Birdhill, Tipperary in around 4 h 47 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Ballybrophy
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Ballybrophy to Birdhill
Ave. Duration
1 h 31 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Outside Heuston Train Station to Nenagh, Nenagh
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$11 - $16
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie

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