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There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Magherafelt by bus or car

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Bus  •  3h 41m

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

$28 - $39

Cheapest option

Bus Dublin Coach  •  4h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Custom House Quay to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 400
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Castledawson Park and Ride 212

$22 - $33

2 alternative options

Bus Aircoach  •  4h 56m

  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

$36 - $55

Drive  •  2h 13m

  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 bus which costs 19€ - 29€ and takes 4h 6m.

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

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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 3h 41m.

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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 3h 41m and costs 24€ - 35€.

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It takes approximately 3h 41m 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 2h 13m to drive from Dublin to Magherafelt.

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There are 41+ hotels available in Magherafelt. Prices start at $67 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: 3h 41m

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 2h 46m.

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
2h 46m
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
49m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $14
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$9 - $14
Dublin Coach
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Website
Aircoach
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$18 - $23
Website
Bus Eireann

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