There are 5 ways to get from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge by bus, taxi, towncar or foot

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

Line 61 bus  •  17 min

  1. Take the line 61 bus from Willbrook, Rathfarnham Church to Milltown 61

$4

4 alternative options

Line 16 bus, line 4 bus  •  50 min

  1. Take the line 16 bus from Rathfarham Road - Opposite Castle to Dublin City South, Westmoreland Street 15d / ...
  2. Take the line 4 bus from Dublin City South, O'Connell Bridge to Ballsbridge, Merrion Road RDS 27x / ...

$7

Taxi  •  8 min

  1. Take a taxi from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge 3.9 miles

$14 - $17

Uber  •  8 min

  1. Take an Uber from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge 3.9 miles

$26 - $35

Walk  •  1 h 18 min

  1. Walk from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge 4.1 miles

What companies run services between Rathfarnham, Ireland and Ballsbridge, Ireland?

Dublin Bus operates a bus from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge hourly. Tickets cost $4 and the journey takes 17 min.

Bus operators
Dublin Bus
Website
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Willbrook, Rathfarnham Church to Milltown
Ave. Duration
17 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Rathfarham Road - Opposite Castle to Dublin City South, Westmoreland Street
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$4
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, O'Connell Bridge to Ballsbridge, Merrion Road RDS
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 15 minutes
Estimated price
$3
Schedules at
dublinbus.ie
Other operators
Uber Dublin
Website
uber.com
Towncar from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge
Ave. Duration
8 min
Frequency
On demand
Estimated price
$26 - $35
Signup at
uber.com
UberBLACK
$26 - $35
Taxi from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge
Ave. Duration
8 min
Estimated price
$14 - $17
Lynx
Phone
+353 1 471 5333
Website
lynk.ie
National Radio Cabs
Phone
+353 1 677 2222
Website
nrc.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge?

The distance between Rathfarnham and Ballsbridge is 5 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge?

The cheapest way to get from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge is to line 61 bus which costs 3€ and takes 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge?

The quickest way to get from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge is to taxi which takes 8 min and costs 11€ - 14€.

Is there a direct bus between Rathfarnham and Ballsbridge?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Willbrook, Rathfarnham Church and arriving at Milltown. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 17 min.

How long does it take to get from Rathfarnham to Ballsbridge?

The line 61 bus from Willbrook, Rathfarnham Church to Milltown takes 17 min including transfers and departs hourly.