There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Portstewart by train, bus 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  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Connolly to Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station Enterprise Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station 3

$53 - $74

Cheapest option

Bus Aircoach  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Take the bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre 705-x
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine Bus Center 218 / ...

$34 - $48

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 48 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station 32 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Monaghan Bus to Portstewart Promenade 278

$44 - $57

Bus John McGinley  •  7 h

  1. Take the bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Ballygawley Park and Ride 932
  2. Take the bus from Dungannon Bus Station to Portstewart Promenade 278

$35 - $52

Drive  •  2 h 56 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Portstewart 165.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Portstewart. However, there are services departing from Busáras and arriving at Portstewart Promenade via Monaghan Bus. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 48 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Portstewart is 208 km. The road distance is 264.5 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Portstewart without a car is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 5 h 42 min to get from Dublin to Portstewart, including transfers.

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Dublin to Portstewart bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Busáras station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Portstewart is to train which takes 5 h 42 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus, which costs and takes 5 h 48 min.

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Dublin to Portstewart bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Portstewart Promenade station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Portstewart is 265 km. It takes approximately 2 h 56 min to drive from Dublin to Portstewart.

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There are 258+ hotels available in Portstewart. Prices start at $72 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Portstewart.
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  • Distance: 130 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 42 min

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

You can take a train from Dublin to Portstewart via Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station, Belfast Central station, Coleraine station, and Coleraine Bus Center in around 5 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Portstewart via Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station and Monaghan Bus in around 5 h 48 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Belfast Central station to Coleraine station
Ave. Duration
1 h 23 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$24 - $29
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Dublin Busáras Bus to Monaghan
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$19 - $27
Bus from Monaghan Bus to Portstewart Promenade
Ave. Duration
2 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$19 - $28
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Coleraine Bus Center
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $20
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$14 - $20
Bus from Dungannon Bus Station to Portstewart Promenade
Ave. Duration
1 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$13 - $20
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from The Gresham Hotel to Belfast, Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
John McGinley
Website
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Rotunda, Hugh Lane Galllery to Ballygawley Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
johnmcginley.com

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