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

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Train  •  1 h 43 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Roscommon Westport Service

$30 - $50

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Bus, line 440 bus  •  3 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Fardrum, Athlone A I T 763
  2. Take the line 440 bus from Fardrum, Athlone A I T to Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road 440

$20 - $30

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Drive  •  1 h 41 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Roscommon 97.4 miles

$21 - $35

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Roscommon. However, there are services departing from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay and arriving at Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road via Fardrum, Athlone A I T. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 15 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 43 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 best way to get from Dublin to Roscommon without a car is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs .

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The train from Heuston to Roscommon takes 1 h 43 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Dublin to Roscommon bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay station.

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Dublin to Roscommon train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Heuston station.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Roscommon is to train which takes 1 h 43 min and costs . Alternatively, you can bus and line 440 bus, which costs and takes 3 h 15 min.

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Dublin to Roscommon bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road station.

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Dublin to Roscommon train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Roscommon station.

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  • Distance: 82.9 miles
  • Duration: 1 h 43 min

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 43 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Dublin to Roscommon via Fardrum, Athlone A I T in around 3 h 15 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Fardrum, Athlone A I T
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $19
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$13 - $19
Web Fare
$10 - $15
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Fardrum, Athlone A I T to Roscommon, Roscommon Mart Road
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Roscommon is 156 km. It takes approximately 1 h 41 min to drive from Dublin to Roscommon.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Roscommon. Prices start at $60 USD per night.

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