There are 3 ways to get from Dublin to Loughrea by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  2 h 50 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Beatty's Jewellers 763 / ...

$14 - $40

2 alternative options

Train, bus  •  3 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Athlone Galway Service / ...
  2. Take the bus from Athlone, Athlone Bus Station to Loughrea, Loughrea Moylan's 20 / ...

$40 - $55

Drive  •  1 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Loughrea 115.7 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Loughrea is to bus which costs 12€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 50 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Loughrea is to drive which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 1 h 53 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay and arriving at Beatty's Jewellers. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 50 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Loughrea is 155 km. The road distance is 185.2 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Loughrea without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 50 min and costs 12€ - 35€.

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The bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Beatty's Jewellers takes 2 h 50 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Dublin to Loughrea bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay station.

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Dublin to Loughrea bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Beatty's Jewellers station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Loughrea is 185 km. It takes approximately 1 h 53 min to drive from Dublin to Loughrea.

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There are 46+ hotels available in Loughrea. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Loughrea.
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  • Distance: 96.9 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 50 min

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

Citylink operates a bus from Dublin to Loughrea hourly. Tickets cost $14 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 50 min. Bus Eireann also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Beatty's Jewellers
Ave. Duration
2 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $23
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$16 - $23
Web Fare
$14 - $20
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Loughrea, Loughrea Moylan's
Ave. Duration
2 h 36 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Athlone, Athlone Bus Station to Loughrea, Loughrea Moylan's
Ave. Duration
1 h 1 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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