There are 5 ways to get from Limerick to Blarney Castle by bus, train, taxi 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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Bus Citylink, line 215 bus  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the bus from Henry St to St. Patricks Quay 251
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Blarney 215

$15 - $23

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Bus, line 215 bus via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station 51
  2. Take the line 215 bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Blarney 215

$21 - $25

Train, line 215 bus  •  3 h 34 min

  1. Take the train from Limerick to Limerick Junction
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent
  3. Take the line 215 bus from Lavitts Quay to Blarney Village 215

$38 - $54

Taxi  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Take a taxi from Limerick to Blarney Castle 59.9 miles

$140 - $170

Drive  •  1 h 16 min

  1. Drive from Limerick to Blarney Castle 59.9 miles

$13 - $19

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Limerick to Blarney Castle is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The quickest way to get from Limerick to Blarney Castle is to taxi which costs 120€ - 150€ and takes 1 h 16 min.

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The distance between Limerick and Blarney Castle is 82 km. The road distance is 95.9 km.

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It takes approximately 2 h 33 min to get from Limerick to Blarney Castle, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Limerick to Blarney Castle. However, there are services departing from Henry St and arriving at Blarney via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 h 33 min.

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What companies run services between Limerick, Ireland and Blarney Castle, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Limerick to Blarney Castle via St. Patricks Quay, Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station, and Blarney in around 2 h 33 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick Junction to Cork Kent
Ave. Duration
57 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Henry St to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$12 - $17
Web Fare
$9 - $14
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Blarney
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lavitts Quay to Blarney Village
Ave. Duration
28 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$5 - $7
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Limerick to Blarney Castle
Ave. Duration
1 h 16 min
Estimated price
$140 - $170
K Kabs
Phone
+353 86 4402110
Unicabs
Phone
+353 61 414 444
Fixed Price Taxis
Phone
+353 61 313 131
Website
facebook.com
Ballinacurra Taxi Service
Phone
+353 61 301 333

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