There are 4 ways to get from Limerick to Glendalough by train, taxi, bus 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.

Recommended option

Train, taxi  •  2 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Limerick to Sallins And Naas Portlaoise/Limerick Service
  2. Take a taxi from Sallins And Naas to Glendalough

$104 - $134

Cheapest option

Bus Dublin Coach  •  5 h 11 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 300
  2. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Leeson Street to Glendalough Visitor Centre 181

$22 - $29

2 alternative options

Bus Citylink  •  5 h 26 min

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport 712-X
  2. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Leeson Street to Glendalough Visitor Centre 181

$29 - $48

Drive  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Drive from Limerick to Glendalough 121.5 miles

$26 - $40

What companies run services between Limerick, Ireland and Glendalough, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Limerick to Glendalough via Dublin, Arlington Hotel, Dublin, Bachelors Walk, Liffey Street, and Dublin City South, Leeson Street in around 5 h 11 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$12 - $17
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Leeson Street to Glendalough Visitor Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$7 - $9
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2 h 27 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $26
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$18 - $26
Web Fare
$15 - $22
Other operators
Taxi from Sallins And Naas to Glendalough
Ave. Duration
41 min
Estimated price
$65 - $80
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 Limerick to Glendalough?

The distance between Limerick and Glendalough is 159 km. The road distance is 194 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Limerick to Glendalough?

The cheapest way to get from Limerick to Glendalough is to bus which costs 17€ - 24€ and takes 5 h 11 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Limerick to Glendalough?

The quickest way to get from Limerick to Glendalough is to drive which takes 2 h 7 min and costs 21€ - 35€.

Is there a direct bus between Limerick and Glendalough?

No, there is no direct bus from Limerick to Glendalough. However, there are services departing from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay and arriving at Glendalough Visitor Centre via Dublin, Bachelors Walk, Liffey Street and Dublin City South, Leeson Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 11 min.

How long does it take to get from Limerick to Glendalough?

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