There are 4 ways to get from Limerick to Lehinch by bus, train or car

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Bus Bus Eireann  •  2 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station 72

$22 - $27

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Bus Citylink  •  3 h 14 min

  1. Take the bus from Henry St to Gmit 251
  2. Take the bus from Gmit to Athlone, Athlone B&Q 763

$18 - $32

2 alternative options

Train  •  3 h 40 min

  1. Take the train from Limerick to Athenry Limerick Service
  2. Take the train from Athenry to Athlone Galway Service

$33 - $47

Drive  •  1 h 33 min

  1. Drive from Limerick to Athlone 74.1 miles

$16 - $24

Questions & Answers

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station station and arriving at Athlone, Athlone Bus Station station. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 5 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Limerick to Lehinch. However, there are services departing from Limerick and arriving at Athlone via Athenry. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3 h 40 min.

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The distance between Limerick and Lehinch is 76 km. The road distance is 118.6 km.

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The best way to get from Limerick to Lehinch without a car is to bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs .

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The bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station takes 2 h 5 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Limerick to Lehinch bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station.

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

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The best way to get from Limerick to Lehinch is to bus which takes 2 h 5 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 3 h 40 min.

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Limerick to Lehinch bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Athlone, Athlone Bus Station.

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

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Map of how to get from Limerick to Lehinch.
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  • Distance: 47.5 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 5 min

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Limerick to Athlone 3 times a day. Tickets cost $22 - $27 and the journey takes 2 h 5 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Limerick to Athlone via Athenry in around 3 h 40 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Limerick to Athenry
Ave. Duration
1 h 34 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Athenry to Athlone
Ave. Duration
1 h 6 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$22 - $27
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Henry St to Gmit
Ave. Duration
1 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $17
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$11 - $17
Web Fare
$9 - $13
Bus from Gmit to Athlone, Athlone B&Q
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$9 - $16
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$11 - $16
Web Fare
$9 - $13

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Yes, the driving distance between Limerick to Lehinch is 119 km. It takes approximately 1 h 33 min to drive from Limerick to Lehinch.

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