There are 7 ways to get from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge by bus, taxi, towncar, foot or bike

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

Bus via Trinity College, Northern Ireland Tourist Board  •  38 min

  1. Take the bus from Islandbridge, Memorial Park to Trinity College, Northern Ireland Tourist Board 25a / ...
  2. Take the bus from Trinity College, South Frederick's Street to Ballsbridge, Northumberland Road 4 / ...

$5 - $6

Cheapest option

Bus  •  45 min

  1. Take the bus from Islandbridge, Memorial Park to Dublin City South, Waterloo Road 25x / ...

$4

5 alternative options

Line 40 bus, line 4 bus  •  42 min

  1. Take the line 40 bus from Inchicore, Emmett Road to Dublin City South, Westmoreland Street 13 / ...
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Dublin City South, O'Connell Bridge to Ballsbridge, Merrion Road RDS 27x / ...

$6

Taxi  •  9 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge 4.7 miles

$16 - $19

Uber  •  9 min

  1. Take an Uber from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge 4.7 miles

$26 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Walk from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge 4 miles

Bikeshare  •  26 min

  1. Cycle from Kilmainham Gaol to Herbert Place 4 miles

$7

What companies run services between Kilmainham Gaol, Ireland and Ballsbridge, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge via Islandbridge, Memorial Park, Trinity College, Northern Ireland Tourist Board, and Trinity College, South Frederick's Street in around 38 min.

Bus operators
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Islandbridge, Memorial Park to Trinity College, Northern Ireland Tourist Board
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Trinity College, South Frederick's Street to Ballsbridge, Northumberland Road
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Inchicore, Emmett Road to Dublin City South, Westmoreland Street
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, O'Connell Bridge to Ballsbridge, Merrion Road RDS
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Islandbridge, Memorial Park to Dublin City South, Waterloo Road
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Trinity College, Nassau Street to Ballsbridge, Merrion Road RDS
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
$2 - $3
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge
Ave. Duration
9 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$26 - $35
dublinbikes
Website
dublinbikes.ie
Bike from Kilmainham Gaol to Herbert Place
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$7
Bikeshare
$7
Taxi from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge
Ave. Duration
9 min
Estimated price
$16 - $19
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge?

The distance between Kilmainham Gaol and Ballsbridge is 5 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge?

The cheapest way to get from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge is to bus which costs 4€ and takes 45 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge?

The quickest way to get from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge is to taxi which takes 9 min and costs 13€ - 16€.

Is there a direct bus between Kilmainham Gaol and Ballsbridge?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Islandbridge, Memorial Park and arriving at Dublin City South, Waterloo Road. Services depart hourly, and operate Monday to Friday. The journey takes approximately 39 min.

How long does it take to get from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge?

It takes approximately 38 min to get from Kilmainham Gaol to Ballsbridge, including transfers.