There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to Offaly by train, bus, taxi or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Train  •  52 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore Westport Service / ...

$20 - $28

Cheapest option

Bus  •  1 h 37 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to County Council Offices 847 / ...

$19 - $28

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Offaly 66.4 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 8 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Offaly 66.4 miles

$14 - $21

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Offaly every 2 hours. Tickets cost $20 - $28 and the journey takes 52 min. Alternatively, John Kearns operates a bus from Dublin to Offaly every 3 hours. Tickets cost $19 - $28 and the journey takes 1 h 37 min. Bus Eireann also services this route twice daily.

Train operators
Bus operators
John Kearns
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to County Council Offices
Ave. Duration
1 h 37 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
kearnstransport.com
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Outside Connolly Station to Tullamore, Tullamore
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$20 - $24
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Dublin to Offaly
Ave. Duration
1 h 8 min
Estimated price
$140 - $180
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dublin and Offaly is 84 km. The road distance is 106 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Offaly is to drive which costs 12€ - 18€ and takes 1 h 8 min.

The quickest way to get from Dublin to Offaly is to train which takes 52 min and costs 17€ - 24€.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heuston and arriving at Tullamore. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 52 min.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge and arriving at County Council Offices. Services depart every two hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 37 min.

The train from Heuston to Tullamore takes 52 min including transfers and departs every two hours.