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

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Bus  •  1h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Outside Heuston Train Station to Damer Court Hotel, Damer Court Hotel X12

$23 - $28

2 alternative options

Train, line 3 train  •  2h 28m

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Ballybrophy 2 / ...
  2. Take the line 3 train from Ballybrophy to Roscrea 3

$27 - $38

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Dublin to Roscrea 80.6 miles

$17 - $26

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Roscrea is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1h 23m.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Roscrea is to drive which costs 15€ - 22€ and takes 1h 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Outside Heuston Train Station station and arriving at Damer Court Hotel, Damer Court Hotel. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Dublin to Roscrea. However, there are services departing from Heuston and arriving at Roscrea via Ballybrophy. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 28m.

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The distance between Dublin and Roscrea is 112 km. The road distance is 128.9 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Roscrea without a car is to bus which takes 1h 30m and costs 20€ - 24€.

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The bus from Outside Heuston Train Station to Damer Court Hotel, Damer Court Hotel takes 1h 30m including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Dublin to Roscrea bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Outside Heuston Train Station.

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

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The best way to get from Dublin to Roscrea is to bus which takes 1h 30m and costs 20€ - 24€. Alternatively, you can train and line 3 train, which costs 23€ - 35€ and takes 2h 28m.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Roscrea.
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  • Distance: 69.9 miles
  • Duration: 1h 30m

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dublin to Roscrea every 4 hours. Tickets cost $23 - $28 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Dublin to Roscrea via Ballybrophy in around 2h 28m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Ballybrophy
Ave. Duration
1h 6m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Ballybrophy to Roscrea
Ave. Duration
22m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Outside Heuston Train Station to Damer Court Hotel, Damer Court Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $28
Website
Bus Eireann

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Dublin to Roscrea bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Damer Court Hotel, Damer Court Hotel station.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Roscrea is 129 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Dublin to Roscrea.

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There are 36+ hotels available in Roscrea. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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