There are 3 ways to get from Larne to Dublin by bus, train 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.

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Line 256 bus, bus  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Take the line 256 bus from Larne Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre 256
  2. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel 705-x / ...

$24 - $46

2 alternative options

Train  •  4 h 13 min

  1. Take the train from Larne Town to Belfast Central Train Station 2
  2. Take the train from Belfast Central to Connolly Enterprise Service

$43 - $66

Drive  •  2 h 12 min

  1. Drive from Larne to Dublin 127.9 miles

$27 - $40

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The cheapest way to get from Larne to Dublin is to drive which costs £20 - £30 and takes 2 h 12 min.

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The quickest way to get from Larne to Dublin is to drive which takes 2 h 12 min and costs £20 - £30.

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The distance between Larne and Dublin is 171 km. The road distance is 205 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Larne to Dublin, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Larne to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Larne Bus Station and arriving at The Gresham Hotel via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 13 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Larne to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Larne Town and arriving at Connolly via Belfast Central. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4 h 13 min.

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What companies run services between Larne, Northern Ireland and Dublin, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Larne to Dublin via Belfast Europa Bus Centre and Belfast, Europa Bus Centre in around 3 h 13 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Larne to Dublin via Belfast Central Train Station and Belfast Central in around 4 h 13 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Larne Town to Belfast Central Train Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 3 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Bus operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Larne Bus Station to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$7 - $11
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$29 - $35
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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