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

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Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 36 min

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

$36 - $52

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Bus  •  4 h

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Longford, Outside Train Station 22 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Longford, Outside Train Station to Leitrim, Leitrim Village 469

$30 - $36

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  4 h 1 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Longford Sligo/Longford Service
  2. Take the bus from Longford, Outside Train Station to Leitrim, Leitrim Village 469

$37 - $50

Drive  •  1 h 55 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Leitrim 98.5 miles

$21 - $35

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Leitrim. However, there are services departing from Busáras and arriving at Leitrim, Leitrim Village via Longford, Outside Train Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h.

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The distance between Dublin and Leitrim is 140 km. The road distance is 157.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Leitrim without a car is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to get from Dublin to Leitrim, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Dublin to Leitrim is to train which takes 3 h 36 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 4 h.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Leitrim is 158 km. It takes approximately 1 h 55 min to drive from Dublin to Leitrim.

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There are 131+ hotels available in Leitrim. Prices start at $74 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Leitrim.
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  • Distance: 87.6 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 36 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Leitrim, Connacht, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Leitrim every 4 hours. Tickets cost $30 - $45 and the journey takes 2 h 12 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Leitrim via Longford, Outside Train Station in around 4 h.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Carrick on Shannon
Ave. Duration
2 h 12 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Longford
Ave. Duration
1 h 46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Longford, Outside Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Longford, Outside Train Station to Leitrim, Leitrim Village
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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