There are 3 ways to get from Dundalk to Carlingford by bus, taxi 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

Line 161 bus  •  45 min

  1. 161

$9 - $12

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  23 min

  1. 15.7 miles

$35 - $50

Drive  •  23 min

  1. 15.7 miles

$3 - $5

What companies run services between Dundalk, Ireland and Carlingford, Ireland?

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Dundalk to Carlingford 5 times a day. Tickets cost $9 - $12 and the journey takes 45 min.

Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk to Carlingford, Carlingford
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$9 - $12
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Dundalk to Carlingford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Estimated price
$35 - $50
Drogheda Taxi
Phone
+353 41 983 4677
Website
droghedataxicabs.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Dundalk and Carlingford is 16 km. The road distance is 25 km.

The cheapest way to get from Dundalk to Carlingford is to drive which costs 2€ - 5€ and takes 23 min.

The quickest way to get from Dundalk to Carlingford is to taxi which takes 23 min and costs 30€ - 40€.

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk and arriving at Carlingford, Carlingford. Services depart five times a day, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

The line 161 bus from Dundalk, Dundalk Bus Station Long Walk to Carlingford, Carlingford takes 45 min including transfers and departs five times a day.