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

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Train  •  1 h 42 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Roscommon Westport Service

$30 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus, line 440 bus  •  3 h 18 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station X20 / ...
  2. Take the line 440 bus from Athlone, Athlone Bus Station to Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road 440 / ...

$30 - $37

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Roscommon 97.4 miles

$21 - $35

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Roscommon is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Roscommon is to drive which costs 18€ - 27€ and takes 1 h 41 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Roscommon is 133 km. The road distance is 155.8 km.

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The train from Heuston to Roscommon takes 1 h 42 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Roscommon. However, there are services departing from Busáras and arriving at Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road via Athlone, Athlone Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 18 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Heuston and arriving at Roscommon. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1 h 42 min.

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to Roscommon 3 times a day. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 1 h 42 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Roscommon via Athlone, Athlone Bus Station in around 3 h 18 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Athlone, Athlone Bus Station to Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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