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There are 5 ways to get from Waterford to Waterville by train, bus 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

Train, bus  •  6h 54m

  1. Take the train from Waterford to Limerick Junction
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Killarney
  3. Take the bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Waterville, Waterville

51€ - 75€

Cheapest option

Bus  •  7h 6m

  1. Take the bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay 600
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station 40
  3. Take the bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Waterville, Waterville

32€ - 43€

3 alternative options

Bus via Parnell Street  •  7h 26m

  1. Take the bus from Parnell Street to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station 40
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station 40
  3. Take the bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Waterville, Waterville

41€ - 49€

Bus via Tralee  •  7h 55m

  1. Take the bus from Parnell Street to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station 40
  2. Take the bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station 40
  3. Take the bus from Tralee to Waterville R37

46€ - 56€

Drive  •  3h 23m

  1. Drive from Waterford to Waterville 168.7 miles

30€ - 50€

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The cheapest way to get from Waterford to Waterville is to bus which costs 30€ - 45€ and takes 7h 6m.

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The quickest way to get from Waterford to Waterville is to drive which costs 30€ - 50€ and takes 3h 23m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Waterford to Waterville. However, there are services departing from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford and arriving at Waterville, Waterville via Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station and Killarney, Killarney Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7h 6m.

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The distance between Waterford and Waterville is 215 km. The road distance is 269.9 km.

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The best way to get from Waterford to Waterville without a car is to train and bus which takes 6h 54m and costs 50€ - 75€.

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It takes approximately 6h 54m to get from Waterford to Waterville, including transfers.

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Waterford to Waterville bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford station.

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Waterford to Waterville bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Waterville, Waterville station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Waterford to Waterville is 270 km. It takes approximately 3h 23m to drive from Waterford to Waterville.

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There are 219+ hotels available in Waterville. Prices start at 63€ per night.

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Map of how to get from Waterford to Waterville.
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  • Distance: 134.2 miles
  • Duration: 6h 54m

What companies run services between Waterford, Ireland and Waterville, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Waterford to Waterville via St. Patricks Quay, Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station, and Killarney, Killarney Bus Station in around 7h 6m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Waterford to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
16€ - 23€
Website
Irish Rail
Train from Limerick Junction to Killarney
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
22€ - 35€
Website
Irish Rail
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Killarney, Killarney Bus Station to Waterville, Waterville
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
13€ - 17€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Killarney, Killarney Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 18€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Parnell Street to Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
20€ - 24€
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Cork Bus Station, Cork Parnell Place Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2h 15m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
15€ - 19€
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 St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
6€ - 10€
Website
Dublin Coach
Eurobus
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Days Hotel Merchants Quay Waterford to St. Patricks Quay
Ave. Duration
1h 50m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
11€ - 13€
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
local link
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Website
locallink.ie
Bus from Tralee to Waterville
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
11€ - 14€
Schedules at
locallink.ie

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