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There are 3 ways to get from Limerick to Killarney by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  1h 35m

  1. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney 300 / ...

$7 - $25

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Train  •  2h 54m

  1. Take the train from Limerick to Limerick Junction Limerick Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Killarney Tralee Service

$34 - $52

Drive  •  1h 23m

  1. Drive from Limerick to Killarney 68.9 miles

$15 - $22

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The cheapest way to get from Limerick to Killarney is to bus which costs 6€ - 22€ and takes 1h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Limerick to Killarney is to drive which costs 13€ - 19€ and takes 1h 23m.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay and arriving at East Avenue Road Killarney. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 1h 35m.

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No, there is no direct train from Limerick to Killarney. However, there are services departing from Limerick and arriving at Killarney via Limerick Junction. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 54m.

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The distance between Limerick and Killarney is 90 km. The road distance is 110.3 km.

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The best way to get from Limerick to Killarney without a car is to bus which takes 1h 35m and costs 6€ - 22€.

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The bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney takes 1h 35m including transfers and departs hourly.

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Limerick to Killarney bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay station.

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Limerick to Killarney train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Limerick station.

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The best way to get from Limerick to Killarney is to bus which takes 1h 35m and costs 6€ - 22€. Alternatively, you can train, which costs 29€ - 45€ and takes 2h 54m.

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Map of how to get from Limerick to Killarney.
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  • Distance: 56.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 35m

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

Dublin Coach operates a bus from Limerick to Killarney every 4 hours. Tickets cost $7 - $11 and the journey takes 1h 35m. Two other operators also service this route. Alternatively, you can take a train from Limerick to Killarney via Limerick Junction in around 2h 54m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
29m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $12
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick Junction to Killarney
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$26 - $40
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Website
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $25
Website
Bus Eireann

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Limerick to Killarney bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at East Avenue Road Killarney station.

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Limerick to Killarney train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Killarney station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Limerick to Killarney is 110 km. It takes approximately 1h 23m to drive from Limerick to Killarney.

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There are 361+ hotels available in Killarney. Prices start at $80 USD per night.

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