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There are 5 ways to get from Waterford to Cavan by bus, train, night bus or car

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Bus  •  5h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Busáras 4 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station 109x / ...

40€ - 47€

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Bus via Dublin  •  5h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to Dublin, Arlington Hotel 600
  2. Take the bus from Busáras to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station 109x / ...

28€ - 41€

3 alternative options

Train, bus  •  5h 39m

  1. Take the train from Waterford to Heuston Kildare/Waterford Service
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station 30 / ...

55€ - 76€

Night bus, bus  •  4h 35m

  1. Take the night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport 4
  2. Take the bus from Dublin Airport to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station 30 / ...

31€ - 38€

Drive  •  2h 45m

  1. Drive from Waterford to Cavan 167.8 miles

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Waterford to Cavan is to night bus and bus which costs 30€ - 40€ and takes 4h 35m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterford to Cavan is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 2h 45m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterford station to Cavan station. However, there are services departing from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station and arriving at Cavan, Cavan Bus Station via Busáras. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 2m.

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The distance between Waterford and Cavan is 193 km. The road distance is 268.5 km.

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The best way to get from Waterford to Cavan without a car is to bus which takes 5h 2m and costs 40€ - 50€.

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It takes approximately 5h 2m to get from Waterford to Cavan, including transfers.

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Waterford to Cavan bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Waterford, Waterford Bus Station.

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Waterford to Cavan bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Cavan, Cavan Bus Station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterford to Cavan is 268 km. It takes approximately 2h 45m to drive from Waterford to Cavan.

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There are 64+ hotels available in Cavan. Prices start at 50€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterford to Cavan.
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  • Distance: 120.8 miles
  • Duration: 5h 2m

What companies run services between Waterford, Ireland and Cavan, IE-CN, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Waterford to Cavan via Busáras in around 5h 2m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Busáras
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
24€ - 30€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Busáras to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Dublin Airport to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
14€ - 18€
Website
Bus Eireann
Night bus from Waterford, Waterford Bus Station to Dublin Airport
Ave. Duration
2h 5m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
16€ - 20€
Website
Bus Eireann
Dublin Coach
Phone
+353 (0)1 465 9972
Email
info@dublincoach.ie
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
8€ - 13€
Website
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to Dublin, Arlington Hotel
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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