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There are 5 ways to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) by bus, train, car or towncar

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Bus via Red Cow Luas  •  2h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Ormond Road to Red Cow Luas 717 / ...

4 alternative options

Bus  •  2h 20m

  1. Take the bus from Ormonde College to Dublin Airport 736 / ...

Train, bus  •  2h 25m

  1. Take the train from Kilkenny to Dublin Heuston rail / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Heuston Rail Station Phoenix Park & Dublin Zoo to Dublin Airport - Terminal 1 Dublin Express 782-GB / ...

Drive  •  1h 25m

  1. Drive from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) 136.2 km

Towncar  •  1h 25m

  1. Take a town car from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport 136.2 km

Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) by bus

119 Weekly Buses
2h 9m Average Duration
€13 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) is to bus which costs €14 - €20 and takes 2h 20m.

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The fastest way to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) is to drive which takes 1h 25m and costs €25 - €40.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Ormonde College 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 139 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 Red Cow Luas which takes 2h 9m and costs €13 - €25.

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It takes approximately 2h 9m 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 Ormond Road station.

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Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB) bus services, operated by J.J.Kavanagh & Sons, arrive at Red Cow Luas 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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There are 854+ hotels available in Dublin Airport (DUB). Prices start at €49 per night.

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Map of how to get from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport (DUB).
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  • Distance: 139.5 km
  • Duration: 2h 9m

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

J.J.Kavanagh & Sons operates a bus from Ormond Road to Red Cow Luas every 3 hours. Tickets cost €13 - €19 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Dublin Coach also services this route every 4 hours.

Train operators
Bus operators
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 818 333 222
Email
info@jjkavanagh.ie
Website
jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from Ormond Road to Red Cow Luas
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
https://jjkavanagh.ie/
Bus from Ormond Road to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 20m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
https://jjkavanagh.ie/
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Ormonde College to Red Cow Luas
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
https://www.dublincoach.ie/
Dublin Express
Phone
+353 1 903 9508
Website
dublinexpress.ie
Bus from Dublin Heuston Rail Station Phoenix Park & Dublin Zoo to Dublin Airport - Terminal 1
Ave. Duration
42 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
€8 - €10
Website
https://www.dublinexpress.ie/
Other operators
Jayride
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
On demand
Towncar from Kilkenny to Dublin Airport
Estimated price
€49

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