There are 5 ways to get from Portstewart to Dublin by bus, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus Aircoach  •  5 h 10 min

  1. 218 / ...
  2. 705-x

$35 - $50

Cheapest option

Bus via Monaghan, Dawson Street  •  5 h 57 min

  1. 278
  2. 180

$33 - $45

3 alternative options

Bus  •  5 h 36 min

  1. 278
  2. 32 / ...

$45 - $58

Train  •  5 h 43 min

  1. 3
  2. Enterprise Service

$51 - $78

Drive  •  2 h 55 min

  1. 164.8 miles

$35 - $55

What companies run services between Portstewart, Northern Ireland and Dublin, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Portstewart to Dublin via Coleraine Bus Center, Belfast Europa Bus Centre, and Belfast, Europa Bus Centre in around 5 h 10 min. Alternatively, you can take a train from Portstewart to Dublin via Coleraine Bus Center, Coleraine station, Belfast Central station, and Belfast Central in around 5 h 43 min.

Train operators
Translink UK
Phone
+44 28 9066 6630
Email
feedback@translink.co.uk
Website
translink.co.uk
Train from Coleraine station to Belfast Central station
Ave. Duration
1 h 24 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$12 - $17
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 Coleraine Bus Center to Belfast Europa Bus Centre
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$15 - $22
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$15 - $22
Bus from Portstewart Promenade to Monaghan Bus
Ave. Duration
2 h 54 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$20 - $28
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$20 - $28
Bus from Monaghan to Dublin Busáras Bus
Ave. Duration
2 h 8 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$19 - $28
Schedules at
translink.co.uk
Regional
$19 - $28
Aircoach
Phone
+353 1 844 7118
Website
aircoach.ie
Bus from Belfast, Europa Bus Centre to The Gresham Hotel
Ave. Duration
2 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 20 minutes
Estimated price
$16 - $22
Schedules at
aircoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Monaghan, Monaghan Bus Station to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2 h
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
$25 - $30
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Transport for Ireland
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Monaghan, Dawson Street to Dublin City South, Earlsfort Terrace
Ave. Duration
1 h 55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$13 - $17
Schedules at
journeyplanner.transportforireland.ie

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Portstewart and Dublin is 208 km. The road distance is 264 km.

The cheapest way to get from Portstewart to Dublin is to bus which costs £24 - £35 and takes 5 h 57 min.

The quickest way to get from Portstewart to Dublin is to drive which takes 2 h 55 min and costs £26 - £40.

No, there is no direct bus from Portstewart to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Portstewart Promenade and arriving at The Gresham Hotel via Coleraine Bus Center and Belfast, Europa Bus Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5 h 10 min.

It takes approximately 5 h 10 min to get from Portstewart to Dublin, including transfers.