There are 4 ways to get from Newry to Donegal by bus, train or car

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Bus via Dublin Airport  •  5 h 45 min

  1. Take the bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport x5 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 30 / ...

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Bus Translink UK  •  6 h 10 min

  1. Take the bus from Newry to Belfast Europa Bus Centre 238
  2. Take the bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Enniskillen 261
  3. Take the bus from Enniskillen, Ulsterbus Depot Enniskillen to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 30 / ...

Train, bus  •  7 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Newry Train Station to Connolly
  2. Take the train from Connolly to Sligo
  3. Take the bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel 64 / ...

Drive  •  1 h 59 min

  1. Drive from Newry to Donegal 92.2 miles

$20 - $29

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The cheapest way to get from Newry to Donegal is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The quickest way to get from Newry to Donegal is to drive which costs £15 - £23 and takes 1 h 59 min.

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The distance between Newry and Donegal is 79 miles. The road distance is 92.2 miles.

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It takes approximately 5 h 45 min to get from Newry to Donegal, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct bus from Newry station to Donegal. However, there are services departing from Newry, Newry Bus Station and arriving at Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel via Dublin Airport. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 45 min.

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Newry to Donegal bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Newry station.

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Map of how to get from Newry to Donegal.
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  • Distance: 78.9 miles
  • Duration: 5 h 45 min

What companies run services between Newry, Northern Ireland and Donegal, IE-DL, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Newry to Donegal via Dublin Airport in around 5 h 45 min.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Newry Train Station to Connolly
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$23 - $35
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Connolly to Sligo
Ave. Duration
3 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$40 - $65
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Newry, Newry Bus Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Dublin Airport to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Enniskillen, Ulsterbus Depot Enniskillen to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Sligo, Sligo Bus Station to Donegal, Donegal Abbey Hotel
Ave. Duration
1 h 7 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Bus from Newry to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$10 - $15
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$10 - $15
Bus from Belfast Europa Bus Centre to Enniskillen
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$19 - $28

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