There are 4 ways to get from Dublin to The Burren by train, bus or car

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

Recommended option

Train  •  3 h 37 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Athenry Galway Service

$72 - $97

Cheapest option

Bus Dublin Coach  •  3 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk 300

$48 - $69

2 alternative options

Bus Citylink  •  5 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Oranmore, Oran Town Centre 763
  2. Take the bus from Oranmore, Oranmore Station Road to Crusheen 51

$55 - $74

Drive  •  2 h 24 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to The Burren 145.7 miles

$30 - $50

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The cheapest way to get from Dublin to The Burren is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The quickest way to get from Dublin to The Burren is to drive which costs 27€ - 40€ and takes 2 h 24 min.

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The distance between Dublin and The Burren is 187 km. The road distance is 233 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 37 min to get from Dublin to The Burren, including transfers.

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What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and The Burren, Munster, Ireland?

Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to The Burren every 4 hours. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 1 h 54 min. Alternatively, Dublin Coach operates a bus from Dublin to The Burren every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $13 - $19 and the journey takes 3 h 30 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Dunnes, Friars Walk
Ave. Duration
3 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $19
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Crampton Quay to Oranmore, Oran Town Centre
Ave. Duration
3 h 15 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $25
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $25
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Oranmore, Oranmore Station Road to Crusheen
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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