There are 3 ways to get from Dublin to Longford by bus, train or car
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Bus • 1h 45m
12€ - 18€
Train • 1h 56m
12€ - 17€
1 alternative option
Drive • 1h 24m
13€ - 20€
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Longford is to bus which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1h 45m.
The quickest way to get from Dublin to Longford is to drive which costs 13€ - 20€ and takes 1h 24m.
Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Busáras, stop 135001 and arriving at Longford Station, stop 135771 station. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 45m.
Yes, there is a direct train departing from Connolly and arriving at Longford. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 56m.
The distance between Dublin and Longford is 111 km. The road distance is 120.1 km.
The best way to get from Dublin to Longford without a car is to bus which takes 1h 45m and costs 12€ - 18€.
The bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Longford Station, stop 135771 takes 1h 45m including transfers and departs every three hours.
Dublin to Longford bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Busáras, stop 135001 station.
Dublin to Longford train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Connolly station.
The best way to get from Dublin to Longford is to bus which takes 1h 45m and costs 12€ - 18€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 12€ - 17€ and takes 1h 56m.
What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Longford, IE-LD, Ireland?
Bus Eireann operates a bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Longford Station, stop 135771 every 3 hours. Tickets cost 12€ - 18€ and the journey takes 1h 45m. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Connolly to Longford every 4 hours. Tickets cost 12€ - 17€ and the journey takes 1h 56m.
Train from Connolly to Longford
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 56m
- Every 4 hours
- Estimated price
- 12€ - 17€
- Irish Rail
- Semi Flexible
- 12€ - 15€
- 15€ - 17€
Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.
Bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Longford Station, stop 135771
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 45m
- Every 3 hours
- Estimated price
- 12€ - 18€
- Bus Eireann
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More Questions & Answers
Dublin to Longford bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Longford Station, stop 135771.
Dublin to Longford train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Longford station.
Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Longford is 120 km. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from Dublin to Longford.
There are 11+ hotels available in Longford. Prices start at 75€ per night.