There are 3 ways to get from Kilkenny to Dingle 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, bus  •  7 h 48 min

  1. Take the train from Kilkenny to Newbridge
  2. Take the train from Newbridge to Tralee
  3. Take the bus from Tralee, Tralee Bus Station to Dingle, Dingle 275

$85 - $126

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7 h 55 min

  1. Take the bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to St. Patricks Quay 600
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station 40
  3. Take the bus from Tralee, Tralee Bus Station to Dingle, Dingle 275

$39 - $50

1 alternative option

Drive  •  3 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Kilkenny to Dingle 166.3 miles

$35 - $55

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Kilkenny to Dingle is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 7 h 55 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kilkenny to Dingle is to drive which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 3 h 21 min.

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The distance between Kilkenny and Dingle is 212 km. The road distance is 266.1 km.

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It takes approximately 7 h 48 min to get from Kilkenny to Dingle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kilkenny to Dingle. However, there are services departing from Kilkenny, Ormond Road and arriving at Dingle, Dingle via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station and Tralee, Tralee Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 55 min.

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What companies run services between Kilkenny, Leinster, Ireland and Dingle, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Kilkenny to Dingle via St. Patricks Quay, Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station, and Tralee, Tralee Bus Station in around 7 h 55 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Kilkenny to Newbridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$19 - $27
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Newbridge to Tralee
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$55 - $85
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Tralee, Tralee Bus Station to Dingle, Dingle
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $14
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie

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