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There are 5 ways to get from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen by bus, car ferry, train, car or plane

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Bus, car ferry  •  13h 22m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Busaras Bus Station X1 / ...
  4. Take the bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571 4 / ...

Cheapest option

Fly from Edinburgh, bus  •  6h 28m

  1. Fly from Edinburgh (EDI) to Dublin (DUB) EDI - DUB
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport, stop 111941 to Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571

€32 - €130

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Bus, car ferry, train  •  13h 31m

  1. Take the bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal 923
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place to Connolly
  4. Take the bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571 4 / ...

Drive, car ferry  •  7h 19m

  1. Drive from Edinburgh to Cairnryan
  2. Take the car ferry from Cairnryan to Belfast
  3. Drive from Belfast to Brownshill dolmen

Train to Glasgow, fly, bus  •  6h 47m

  1. Take the train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
  2. Fly from Glasgow (GLA) to Dublin (DUB) GLA - DUB
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport, stop 111941 to Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571

€46 - €183

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The cheapest way to get from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen is to fly and bus which costs £27 - £120 and takes 6h 28m.

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The fastest way to get from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen is to fly and bus which takes 6h 28m and costs £27 - £120.

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The distance between Edinburgh and Brownshill dolmen is 420 km.

The best way to get from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen without a car is to bus and car ferry which takes 13h 22m and costs .

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It takes approximately 13h 22m to get from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Edinburgh Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Ryanair and Aer Lingus offer flights from Edinburgh Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 17+ hotels available in Brownshill dolmen. Prices start at €87 per night.

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The best way to get from Edinburgh to Edinburgh Airport is to tram which takes 32 min and costs £1 - £6.

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Map of how to get from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen.
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  • Distance: 420.4 km
  • Duration: 13h 22m

What companies run services between Edinburgh, Scotland and Brownshill dolmen, Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen. However, you can take the bus to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, take the walk to Cairnryan, take the car ferry to Belfast, take the walk to Belfast Heron Road, take the line 94 bus to Belfast Wellington Place, take the walk to Belfast Europa Bus Centre, take the bus to Busáras, stop 135001, take the bus to Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571, then take the taxi to Brownshill dolmen. Alternatively, you can take a vehicle from Edinburgh to Brownshill dolmen via Cairnryan, Stena Terminal, Cairnryan, Belfast, Belfast Heron Road, Belfast Odyssey Complex, Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place, Connolly, Busáras, stop 135001, and Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571 in around 13h 31m.

Airlines
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€10 - €85
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h
When
Every day
Estimated price
€9 - €70
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Edinburgh to Dublin
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
When
Every day
Estimated price
€45 - €370
Flights from Glasgow to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
€40 - €210
Train operators
Irish Rail
First ScotRail Service
Phone
+44 344 811 0141
Email
customer.relations@scotrail.co.uk
Website
scotrail.co.uk
Train from Edinburgh to Glasgow Queen Street
Ave. Duration
49 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
€12 - €35
Website
First ScotRail Service
Anytime Day Single
€12 - €18
Anytime Day Single 1st Class
€27 - €35
Bus operators
Scottish Citylink
Phone
0871 266 33 33
Email
info@citylink.co.uk
Website
citylink.co.uk
Bus from Edinburgh, Bus Station to Cairnryan, Stena Terminal
Ave. Duration
3h 30m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€28 - €40
Website
Scottish Citylink
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Busaras Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€21 - €27
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras, stop 135001 to Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Dublin Airport, stop 111941 to Carlow Coach Park, stop 335571
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Bus Eireann
Ferry operators
Stena Line

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