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There are 4 ways to get from Lower Lough Erne to Dublin by bus, car, train or plane

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Bus  •  2h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Enniskillen, stop 108081 to Busáras, stop 135001 X30 / ...

39€ - 50€

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Drive, train  •  3h 59m

  1. Drive from Lower Lough Erne to Sligo
  2. Take the train from Sligo to Connolly Sligo/Longford Service

24€ - 35€

2 alternative options

Drive  •  2h 11m

  1. Drive from Lower Lough Erne to Dublin 179 km

20€ - 29€

Drive, fly  •  3h 9m

  1. Drive from Lower Lough Erne to Donegal
  2. Fly from Donegal (CFN) to Dublin (DUB) CFN - DUB

64€ - 208€

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The cheapest way to get from Lower Lough Erne to Dublin is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2h 11m.

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The quickest way to get from Lower Lough Erne to Dublin is to drive which costs £17 - £25 and takes 2h 11m.

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The distance between Lower Lough Erne and Dublin is 158 km. The road distance is 179 km.

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The best way to get from Lower Lough Erne to Dublin without a car is to bus which takes 2h 49m and costs £30 - £45.

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It takes approximately 2h 49m to get from Lower Lough Erne to Dublin, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Donegal Airport to Dublin Airport is the direct flight which takes 55 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Lower Lough Erne to Dublin is 179 km. It takes approximately 2h 11m to drive from Lower Lough Erne to Dublin.

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Aer Lingus offers flights from Donegal Airport to Dublin Airport.

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There are 1838+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at 75€ per night.

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  • Distance: 157.7 km
  • Duration: 2h 49m

What companies run services between Lower Lough Erne, Northern Ireland and Dublin, Ireland?

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Enniskillen, stop 108081 to Busáras, stop 135001 every 2 hours. Tickets cost 15€ - 22€ and the journey takes 2h 35m.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Donegal to Dublin
Ave. Duration
55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
45€ - 180€
Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Enniskillen, stop 108081 to Busáras, stop 135001
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 22€
Website
Bus Eireann

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