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There are 5 ways to get from Dublin to Slane Castle by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 7m

  1. Take the bus from Finglas Road to Chapel Street 980

4 alternative options

Bus via Wynn's Hotel  •  1h 16m

  1. Take the bus from Wynn's Hotel to Chapel Street 980

Bus via Kennedy Road  •  2h 37m

  1. Take the bus from Wilton Terrace to Kennedy Road Nx

Taxi  •  43 min

  1. Take a taxi from Dublin to Slane Castle 51.8 km

Drive  •  43 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to Slane Castle 51.8 km

Dublin to Slane Castle by bus and walk

126 Weekly Services
2h 37m Average Duration
€15 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to Slane Castle is to bus which costs €7 - €10 and takes 1h 7m.

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The fastest way to get from Dublin to Slane Castle is to taxi which takes 43 min and costs €75 - €90.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Finglas Road and arriving at Chapel Street. Services depart every four hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 46 min.

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The distance between Dublin and Slane Castle is 46 km. The road distance is 51.8 km.

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The best way to get from Dublin to Slane Castle without a car is to bus which takes 1h 7m and costs €7 - €10.

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The bus from Finglas Road to Chapel Street takes 46 min including transfers and departs every four hours.

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Dublin to Slane Castle bus services, operated by Collins Coaches, depart from Finglas Road station.

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Dublin to Slane Castle bus services, operated by Collins Coaches, arrive at Chapel Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Dublin to Slane Castle is 52 km. It takes approximately 43 min to drive from Dublin to Slane Castle.

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There are 93+ hotels available in Slane Castle. Prices start at €53 per night.

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  • Distance: 46.2 km
  • Duration: 1h 7m

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and Slane Castle, Ireland?

Collins Coaches operates a bus from Finglas Road to Chapel Street every 4 hours. Tickets cost €7 - €10 and the journey takes 46 min.

Bus operators
Collins Coaches
Phone
042 966 1631
Email
info@collinscoaches.ie
Website
collinscoaches.ie
Bus from Finglas Road to Chapel Street
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Collins Coaches
Bus from Wynn's Hotel to Chapel Street
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Collins Coaches
Bus Éireann
Phone
+353 1 836 6111
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Wilton Terrace to Kennedy Road
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
https://www.buseireann.ie/
Other operators
Taxi from Dublin to Slane Castle
Ave. Duration
43 min
Estimated price
€75 - €90
VIP Taxis
Phone
+353 1 478 3333
Website
viptaxis.ie
Trinity Taxis
Phone
+353 1 708 2222
Website
trinitytaxis.ie
NXT Taxis
Phone
+353 1 888 8888
Website
nxt.ie
Lynx Taxis
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
Dalkey Taxis
Phone
+353 1 285 7777
Website
dalkeytaxi.ie
City Cabs
Phone
+353 1 872 7272
Borough Taxis
Phone
+353 1 280 0444
Website
boroughtaxis.ie

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