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There are 6 ways to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Recommended option

Bus via Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride

  1. Take the bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride

Cheapest option

Bus via Westmoreland Street, stop 320

  1. Take the bus from MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
  2. Take the bus from Westmoreland Street, stop 320 to Zone 15, stop 7347

4 alternative options

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Dublin Airport

Train

  1. Take the train from Kilkenny MacDonagh to Heuston

Drive

  1. Drive from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB)

Towncar

  1. Take a town car from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport

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The cheapest way to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) is to bus which costs €15 - €21 and takes 2h 20m.

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The quickest way to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) is to drive which costs €16 - €24 and takes 1h 25m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Kilkenny, Ormond Road and arriving at Dublin Airport. Services depart every three hours, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2h 20m.

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The distance between Kilkenny and Dublin Airport (DUB) is 109 km. The road distance is 136.2 km.

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The best way to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) without a car is to bus via Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride which takes 2h 15m and costs €20 - €28.

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It takes approximately 2h 15m to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB), including transfers.

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Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) bus services, operated by J.J.Kavanagh & Sons, depart from Kilkenny, Ormond Road station.

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The best way to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) is to bus via Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride which takes 2h 15m and costs €20 - €28. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €21 - €30 and takes 2h 41m.

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Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) bus services, operated by J.J.Kavanagh & Sons, arrive at Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) is 136 km. It takes approximately 1h 25m to drive from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB).

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Map of how to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB).
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  • Distance: 109.3 km
  • Duration: 2h 15m

What companies run services between Kilkenny, IE-KK, Ireland and Dublin Airport (DUB), Ireland?

J.J.Kavanagh & Sons operates a bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride every 3 hours. Tickets cost €14 - €19 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Kilkenny MacDonagh to Heuston every 4 hours. Tickets cost €13 - €18 and the journey takes 1h 33m.

Train operators
Bus operators
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 818 333 222
Email
info@jjkavanagh.ie
Website
jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €19
Website
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€15 - €21
Website
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Kenneally's Bus Service
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Kilkenny to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Kenneally's Bus Service
Bus from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
Kenneally's Bus Service
Bernard Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 56 8831189
Email
info@bkavcoaches.com
Website
bernardkavanaghcoaches.com
Bus from Kilkenny, Ormond Road to Tallaght, Luas Red Cow Park and Ride
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Bernard Kavanagh & Sons
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from MacDonagh Junction Shopping Centre to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €14
Website
Dublin Coach
Dublin Bus
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Westmoreland Street to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Aircoach
Dublin Express
Phone
+353 1 903 9508
Email
travelservices@dublinairport.com
Website
dublinexpress.ie
Bus from Temple Bar, Aston Quay to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Website
Dublin Express
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport
Estimated price
€30 - €120

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