There are 9 ways to get from Londonderry to County Kerry by bus, train, car or plane

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 via Dublin Airport  •  9 h 58 min

  1. Take the bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Belfast Europa Bus Centre 212
  2. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  3. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
  4. Take the bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney 300

$53 - $82

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Bus, train  •  10 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Dublin Busáras Bus X3 / ...
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Tralee Tralee Service

$98 - $142

Train, bus  •  11 h 16 min

  1. Take the train from Londonderry station to Belfast Central station
  2. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
  3. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney 300

$67 - $114

Bus  •  11 h 43 min

  1. Take the bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Dublin Rd 64
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Rd to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station X51
  3. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station 13 / ...

Train, bus via Portarlington  •  12 h 33 min

  1. Take the train from Londonderry station to Belfast Central station
  2. Take the train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
  3. Take the bus from Outside Connolly Station to Newbridge 126 / ...
  4. Take the train from Portarlington to Killarney

Drive  •  5 h 35 min

  1. Drive from Londonderry to County Kerry 272.4 miles

$55 - $90

Bus to Donegal, fly  •  9 h 22 min

  1. Take the bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore
  2. Fly from Donegal (CFN) to Kerry (KIR) CFN - KIR

$338 - $686

Bus, bus to Dublin, fly  •  6 h 5 min

  1. Take the bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
  2. Take the bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
  3. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR

$100 - $174

Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove)  •  8 h 24 min

  1. Fly from Belfast (Aldergrove) (BFS) to Kerry (KIR) BFS - KIR

$109 - $380

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Londonderry to County Kerry is to bus which costs £40 - £65 and takes 9 h 58 min.

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The quickest way to get from Londonderry to County Kerry is to drive which costs £45 - £70 and takes 5 h 35 min.

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The distance between Londonderry and County Kerry is 221 miles. The road distance is 272.4 miles.

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It takes approximately 9 h 58 min to get from Londonderry to County Kerry, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Londonderry to County Kerry. However, there are services departing from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre and arriving at Milltown, Milltown Kerry via Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, Dublin Airport, Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay and Killarney, Killarney Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 9 h 58 min.

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There is no direct flight from Donegal Airport to Kerry Airport. The quickest flight takes 5 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Londonderry to County Kerry bus services, operated by Translink UK, arrive at Great Victoria Street station.

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Map of how to get from Londonderry to County Kerry.
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  • Distance: 221 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 58 min

What companies run services between Londonderry, Northern Ireland and County Kerry, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Londonderry to County Kerry via Belfast Europa Bus Centre, Belfast, Europa Bus Centre, Dublin Airport, Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay, East Avenue Road Killarney, and Killarney, Killarney Bus Station in around 9 h 58 min. Alternatively, Ryanair and easyJet fly from Londonderry to County Kerry twice daily.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Donegal to Kerry via Dublin
Ave. Duration
5 h 35 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$2,700 - $5,500
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Ryanair
Website
ryanair.com
Flights from Belfast (Aldergrove) to Kerry via London Stansted
Ave. Duration
6 h 50 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $320
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Tralee
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$65 - $95
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Belfast City Centre, Lanyon Place Train Station to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Portarlington to Killarney
Ave. Duration
2 h 28 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
$45 - $65
Website
irishrail.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Londonderry station to Belfast Central station
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$15 - $21
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 Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $24
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$16 - $24
Bus from Derry Londonderry Foyle Buscentre to Dublin Busáras Bus
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $45
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$30 - $45
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Every 10 minutes
Estimated price
$15 - $21
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Citylink
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $24
Schedules at
citylink.ie
Standard
$17 - $24
Web Fare
$14 - $21
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $14
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $35
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Limerick, Limerick Arthur's Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
1 h 35 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$7 - $11
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to East Avenue Road Killarney
Ave. Duration
4 h 20 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$16 - $23
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Foyle Street Bus Station Derry to Dublin Rd
Ave. Duration
5 h 3 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Rd to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Outside Connolly Station to Newbridge
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
John McGinley
Website
johnmcginley.com
Bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
johnmcginley.com
Mangan Tours
Phone
+353 749135460
Website
mangantours.ie
Bus from Letterkenny, Mr. Chippy Chip Shop to Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $8
Schedules at
mangantours.ie
Bus Feda Teoranta
Website
feda.ie
Bus from Letterkenny, Ramelton Road to Bunbeg Cross Roads, Gweedore
Ave. Duration
1 h 17 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$9 - $23
Schedules at
feda.iesite

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