There are 3 ways to get from Dublin to Magherafelt by bus or car

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Bus  •  3 h 41 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Busáras Bus to Cookstown Union Street X4

$28 - $40

2 alternative options

Bus Aircoach  •  4 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Castledawson Park and Ride 212

$32 - $54

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Magherafelt 118.3 miles

$25 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Magherafelt is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 13 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Magherafelt is to drive which costs 22€ - 35€ and takes 2 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Magherafelt. However, there are services departing from Dublin Busáras Bus and arriving at Magherafelt via Cookstown. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 41 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Magherafelt is 160 km. The road distance is 189.3 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Magherafelt without a car is to bus which takes 3 h 41 min and costs 24€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 3 h 41 min to get from Dublin to Magherafelt, including transfers.

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Dublin to Magherafelt bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Dublin Busáras Bus station.

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Dublin to Magherafelt bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Cookstown Union Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Magherafelt is 189 km. It takes approximately 2 h 13 min to drive from Dublin to Magherafelt.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Magherafelt. Prices start at $68 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Magherafelt.
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  • Distance: 99.9 miles
  • Duration: 3 h 41 min

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Magherafelt, Northern Ireland?

Translink UK operates a bus from Dublin to Magherafelt 3 times a day. Tickets cost $23 - $35 and the journey takes 2 h 46 min.

Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Dublin Busáras Bus to Cookstown Union Street
Ave. Duration
2 h 46 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$23 - $35
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Castledawson Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie

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