There are 2 ways to get from Dublin to Limerick Junction by train or car

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Recommended option

Train  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Limerick Junction Cork/Mallow Service / ...

$35 - $50

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 57 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Limerick Junction 117 miles

$25 - $40

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Limerick Junction, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Limerick Junction hourly. Tickets cost $35 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 33 min.

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Limerick Junction is 160 km. The road distance is 187 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Limerick Junction is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Limerick Junction is to train which takes 1 h 33 min and costs 30€ - 45€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heuston and arriving at Limerick Junction. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 33 min.

The train from Heuston to Limerick Junction takes 1 h 33 min including transfers and departs hourly.