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There are 4 ways to get from Shannon to Dublin by bus, train or car

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Bus Dublin Coach  •  3h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 300

$17 - $32

3 alternative options

Line 343 bus, train  •  4h 16m

  1. Take the line 343 bus from Drumgeely Road to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station 343
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Heuston 1 / ...

$52 - $72

Bus via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Dublin X12

$39 - $50

Drive  •  2h 13m

  1. Drive from Shannon to Dublin 136.9 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Shannon to Dublin is to bus which costs 14€ - 28€ and takes 3h 45m.

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The quickest way to get from Shannon to Dublin is to drive which costs 25€ - 40€ and takes 2h 13m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Shannon to Dublin. However, there are services departing from Drumgeely Road and arriving at Dublin, Arlington Hotel via Bunratty. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 45m.

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The distance between Shannon and Dublin is 189 km. The road distance is 219.1 km.

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The best way to get from Shannon to Dublin without a car is to bus which takes 3h 45m and costs 14€ - 28€.

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It takes approximately 3h 45m to get from Shannon to Dublin, including transfers.

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Shannon to Dublin bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Bunratty station.

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Shannon to Dublin bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, arrive at Dublin, Arlington Hotel station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Shannon to Dublin is 219 km. It takes approximately 2h 13m to drive from Shannon to Dublin.

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There are 1239+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at $81 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Shannon to Dublin.
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  • Distance: 118.3 miles
  • Duration: 3h 45m

What companies run services between Shannon, Ireland and Dublin, Ireland?

Dublin Coach operates a bus from Shannon to Dublin hourly. Tickets cost $11 - $17 and the journey takes 3h 10m. Eurobus also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Drumgeely Road to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2h 51m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Website
Bus Eireann

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