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There are 6 ways to get from Dublin to Skibbereen by train, bus, car or plane

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

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Train, bus  •  5 h 20 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Cork Kent Cork/Mallow Service
  2. Take the bus from Kent Station, Outside Kent Station Cork to Skibbereen, Skibbereen 237

$71 - $95

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Bus Aircoach  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin to St. Patricks Quay 704-x / ...
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Skibbereen, Skibbereen 237

$31 - $49

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Train, bus via Skibbereen  •  5 h 21 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Cork Kent Cork/Mallow Service
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Skibbereen 237

$74 - $100

Bus Dublin Coach  •  7 h 54 min

  1. Take the bus from Red Cow LUAS to St. Patricks Quay 600
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Skibbereen, Skibbereen 237

$36 - $59

Drive  •  3 h 36 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Skibbereen 210.4 miles

$45 - $70

Fly, bus  •  8 h 22 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Cork (ORK) DUB - ORK
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Skibbereen, Skibbereen

$137 - $442

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Skibbereen is to bus which costs 26€ - 45€ and takes 5 h 45 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to Skibbereen is to drive which costs 40€ - 60€ and takes 3 h 36 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to Skibbereen. However, there are services departing from Dublin and arriving at Skibbereen, Skibbereen via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Skibbereen is 285 km. The road distance is 336.7 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Skibbereen without a car is to train and bus which takes 5 h 20 min and costs 60€ - 85€.

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It takes approximately 5 h 20 min to get from Dublin to Skibbereen, including transfers.

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Dublin to Skibbereen bus services, operated by Aircoach, depart from Dublin station.

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There is no direct flight from Dublin Airport to Cork Airport. The quickest flight takes 3 h 30 min and has one stopover.

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Dublin to Skibbereen bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Skibbereen, Skibbereen station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Skibbereen is 337 km. It takes approximately 3 h 36 min to drive from Dublin to Skibbereen.

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Map of how to get from Dublin to Skibbereen.
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  • Distance: 178 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 20 min

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

You can take a bus from Dublin to Skibbereen via St. Patricks Quay and Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station in around 5 h 45 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Cork via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
4 h 21 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Manchester
Ave. Duration
4 h 22 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Birmingham
Ave. Duration
3 h 57 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Glasgow
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Bristol
Ave. Duration
4 h 10 min
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Amsterdam Schiphol
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Edinburgh
Ave. Duration
4 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Rennes
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Munich
Ave. Duration
6 h
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Malaga
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Southampton
Ave. Duration
4 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $650
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Dublin to Cork via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
5 h 12 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Flights from Dublin to Cork via London Gatwick
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $250
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
4 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $800
Flybe
Website
flybe.com
Flights from Dublin to Cork via Cardiff
Ave. Duration
5 h
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$85 - $380
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Kent Station, Outside Kent Station Cork to Skibbereen, Skibbereen
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $21
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Skibbereen
Ave. Duration
1 h 43 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$16 - $20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Skibbereen, Skibbereen
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$17 - $20
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Gobe
Website
gobe.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Saint Patricks Quay, Saint Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
3 h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $22
Schedules at
gobe.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$13 - $20
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Red Cow LUAS to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Red Cow LUAS to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$28 - $33
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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Air France, Flybe, Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Dublin Airport to Cork Airport.

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There are 122+ hotels available in Skibbereen. Prices start at $77 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Dublin Airport is to line 747 bus which takes 17 min and costs 5€.

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