There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Killarney by train, bus, car or plane

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Train  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Killarney Tralee Service

$60 - $85

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Bus Eurobus  •  4 h 20 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney 300

$16 - $40

3 alternative options

Bus Aircoach  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin to St. Patricks Quay 704-x
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station 40

$36 - $47

Drive  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Killarney 188.6 miles

$40 - $60

Fly  •  3 h 46 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR

$55 - $117

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and arriving at East Avenue Road Killarney. Services depart every 30 minutes, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 4 h 20 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heuston and arriving at Killarney. Services depart once daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 3 h 14 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Killarney is 261 km. The road distance is 301.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Killarney without a car is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs .

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The train from Heuston to Killarney takes 3 h 14 min including transfers and departs once daily.

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Dublin to Killarney bus services, operated by Eurobus, depart from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay station.

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Dublin to Killarney train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Heuston station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Killarney is to train which takes 3 h 14 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h 20 min, you could also fly, which costs and takes 3 h 46 min.

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The quickest flight from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 5 min.

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Dublin to Killarney bus services, operated by Eurobus, arrive at East Avenue Road Killarney station.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Killarney.
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  • Distance: 163.2 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 14 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Killarney once daily. Tickets cost $60 - $85 and the journey takes 3 h 14 min. Alternatively, Eurobus operates a bus from Dublin to Killarney hourly. Tickets cost $30 - $36 and the journey takes 4 h 20 min. Dublin Coach also services this route hourly.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
Bus operators
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $36
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Dublin to Killarney train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Killarney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Killarney is 302 km. It takes approximately 3 h 14 min to drive from Dublin to Killarney.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Dublin Airport to Kerry Airport.

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There are 382+ hotels available in Killarney. Prices start at $86 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 702 bus which takes 11 min and costs .

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