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

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Bus Eurobus  •  3 h 31 min

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

$17 - $32

3 alternative options

Line 343 bus, train  •  4 h 15 min

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

$52 - $72

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

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

$39 - $50

Drive  •  2 h 13 min

  1. Drive from Shannon to Dublin 136.9 miles

$29 - $45

Questions & Answers

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 3 h 31 min.

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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 3 h 31 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 3 h 31 min to get from Shannon to Dublin, including transfers.

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

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

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

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There are 1188+ hotels available in Dublin. Prices start at $102 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: 3 h 31 min

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

Eurobus operates a bus from Shannon to Dublin every 30 minutes. Tickets cost $21 - $25 and the journey takes 3 h 10 min. Dublin Coach also services this route hourly.

Train operators
Bus operators
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$21 - $25
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Bunratty to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
3 h 10 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$11 - $17
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Drumgeely Road to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$8 - $11
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Dublin
Ave. Duration
2 h 51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$30 - $40
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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