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There are 3 ways to get from Newry to Ballyjamesduff by bus or car

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Bus  •  4h 42m

  1. Take the bus from Newry to Dublin Airport X1 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Zone 11, stop 111921 to Kells, stop 135231 109A

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Line 160 bus, bus, line 187 bus  •  4h 58m

  1. Take the line 160 bus from Newry Bus Station, stop 156061 to The Long Walk, stop 105091 160 / ...
  2. Take the bus from The Long Walk, stop 105091 to Abbey Road, stop 138451 70
  3. Take the line 187 bus from Kells, stop 135231 to Ballyjamesduff, stop 135191 187

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Drive  •  1h 21m

  1. Drive from Newry to Ballyjamesduff 102 km
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International entry into Ireland from United Kingdom

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Conditions of entry into Ireland from United Kingdom

  • Negative COVID-19 test issued at most 3 days before arrival
  • Passenger Locator Form (PLF) required
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Yes, but conditions apply when entering Ireland from United Kingdom.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Ballyjamesduff is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Ballyjamesduff is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Ballyjamesduff is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

No, returning to United Kingdom from Ireland is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 29 Nov 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Newry to Ballyjamesduff is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 21m.

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The quickest way to get from Newry to Ballyjamesduff is to drive which costs £10 - £15 and takes 1h 21m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newry to Ballyjamesduff. However, there are services departing from Newry and arriving at Ballyjamesduff, stop 135191 via Zone 11, stop 111921 and Kells, stop 135231. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 42m.

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The distance between Newry and Ballyjamesduff is 67 km. The road distance is 102 km.

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The best way to get from Newry to Ballyjamesduff without a car is to bus which takes 4h 42m and costs £20 - £30.

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It takes approximately 4h 42m to get from Newry to Ballyjamesduff, including transfers.

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Newry to Ballyjamesduff bus services, operated by Translink UK, depart from Newry station.

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Newry to Ballyjamesduff bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Kells, stop 135231 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Newry to Ballyjamesduff is 102 km. It takes approximately 1h 21m to drive from Newry to Ballyjamesduff.

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There are 14+ hotels available in Ballyjamesduff. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Newry to Ballyjamesduff.
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  • Distance: 66.7 km
  • Duration: 4h 42m

What companies run services between Newry, Northern Ireland and Ballyjamesduff, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Newry to Ballyjamesduff via Dublin Airport, Zone 11, stop 111921, and Kells, stop 135231 in around 4h 42m.

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.

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Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Zone 11, stop 111921 to Kells, stop 135231
Ave. Duration
1h 32m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€9 - €14
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Newry Bus Station, stop 156061 to The Long Walk, stop 105091
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from The Long Walk, stop 105091 to Abbey Road, stop 138451
Ave. Duration
1h 18m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Kells, stop 135231 to Ballyjamesduff, stop 135191
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€1 - €3
Website
Bus Eireann

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