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Dublin to Limerick by bus

The journey from Dublin to Limerick by bus is 175.59 km and takes 3 hrs 7 mins. There are 108 connections per day, with the first departure at 00:30 and the last at 23:30. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Limerick by bus for as little as €13.00 or as much as €48.99. The best price for this journey is €13.00.

Lowest Price€13.00
Journey Duration3 hrs 7 mins
Connection per Day108
Lowest Price€13.00
Highest Price€48.99
First Departure00:30
Last Departure23:30
Distance175.59 km
DepartureDublin
ArrivalLimerick
CarriersEireagle, Flight Link

Dublin to Limerick Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday 21 Jul 2024

Your journey from Dublin to Limerick with Virail

Planning to travel from Dublin to Limerick? Sometimes it can be hard to know where to start - but that's where Virail comes in. Our powerful search engine will explore all the options available for your trip, combing through more than 2000 transport companies all over the globe. All you have to do is enter your travel dates. In an instant, we'll show you a thorough list of possible routes, with all the information you need to make your decision. Choose from buses, trains, and more, connecting or direct, one-way or round trip - whatever you prefer. When you see your results, select your chosen option and Virail will redirect you to the provider's website, where you can complete your booking. Let us do the legwork for you, and you can just sit back and enjoy your trip.

How can I find the cheapest bus tickets to get from Dublin to Limerick?

The prices for bus tickets from Dublin to Limerick vary depending on a range of factors including how far in advance you're booking, your travel dates, and the type of transport you want to use. On certain routes, there may be different classes available, which will also affect the price. Booked in advance, the cheapest bus tickets from Dublin to Limerick will cost €13.00. The average bus ticket price is approximately €24.75. For the lowest prices, it is usually best to book as far in advance as possible and look out for low-cost options, such as non-refundable tickets or traveling outside of peak hours. Be aware that some providers do not offer refunds or changes on their lower priced tickets, so it is advised to check before completing your transaction.
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On average, a bus ticket from Dublin to Limerick will cost you €24.75. If you are trying to stick to a budget, there are several ways you can seek out lower ticket prices. For example, if your travel dates are flexible, you might find that some days of the week are cheaper than others. Traveling during peak season will usually cost more, so avoid that if you want to save money. Even the time of day can affect the price of tickets sometimes. You can also look for an indirect route, which may be cheaper than a direct connection. Often, the cheapest bus tickets can be found by booking well in advance. However, be mindful that many companies do not offer refunds or exchanges on their cheapest tickets.

How long will it take me to travel from Dublin to Limerick by bus?

The distance between Dublin to Limerick is approximately 175.59 km. In general, it will take you about 3 hrs 7 mins to complete the journey between the two cities. However, it is important to remember that journey times may vary according to a number of factors, including seasonal weather conditions, local events or diversions, and the type of terrain that must be crossed. Keep this in mind if you are intending to make a later connection, and always plan accordingly. The distance between Dublin and Limerick is around 175.59 km. Depending on the exact route and provider you travel with, your journey time can vary. On average, this journey will take approximately 3 hrs 7 mins. However, the fastest routes between Dublin and Limerick take 2 hrs 25 mins. If a fast journey is a priority for you when traveling, look out for express services that may get you there faster. Some flexibility may be necessary when booking. Often, these services only leave at particular times of day - or even on certain days of the week. You may also find a faster journey by taking an indirect route and connecting in another station along the way.

How many journeys from Dublin to Limerick are there every day?

If you want to get from Dublin to Limerick, you can travel with providers such as . You will find a maximum number of departures per day. On average, there are 108 departures per day. Book in advance to make sure that your journey will run smoothly and you depart at a time that suits you best. When you travel, you can look for direct journeys or other routes which offer connections and changes. On average, there are 92 direct journeys between Dublin and Limerick. If you don't mind changing along the way, you may find more options available to you. There are usually 16 journeys with at least one change. These numbers may vary depending on the time of year or day of the week. Some travelers prefer direct routes, particularly if they are carrying heavy suitcases or concerned about missing a connection. Others enjoy the flexibility offered by connecting journeys. Whatever you prefer, Virail can help you find the right options to suit you. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dublin to Limerick. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dublin to Limerick, booking train tickets in advance is a great way to save money, but keep in mind that advance tickets are usually not available until 3 months before your travel date.

Stay flexible with your travel time and explore off-peak journeys

Planning your trips around off-peak travel times not only means that you'll be able to avoid the crowds, but can also end up saving you money. Being flexible with your schedule and considering alternative routes or times will significantly impact the amount of money you spend on getting from Dublin to Limerick.

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Checking on the latest deals can help save a lot of money, making it worth taking the time to browse and compare prices. So make sure you get the best deal on your ticket and take advantage of special fares for children, youth and seniors as well as discounts for groups.

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If you're planning a trip with some flexible time, why not opt for the scenic route? Taking slower trains or connecting trains that make more stops may save you money on your ticket – definitely worth considering if it fits in your schedule.

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Virail Pro Tip ✌: Booking 10 days in advance save 10% on average

Price as departure date approaches

Bus companies may charge higher ticket prices as the date of departure approaches. Prices in the next days can range from around €14.39 to €25.00 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 42% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Dublin to Limerick

The cheapest Dublin - Limerick bus tickets can be found for as low as €16.70 if you’re lucky, or €22.31 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €26.24.

Find the best day to travel to Limerick by bus

When travelling to Limerick by bus, if you want to avoid crowds you can check how frequently our customers are travelling in the next 30-days using the graph below. On average, the peak hours to travel are between 6:30am and 9am in the morning, or between 4pm and 7pm in the evening. Please keep this in mind when travelling to your point of departure as you may need some extra time to arrive, particularly in big cities!

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Dublin to Limerick CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
12.29kg
Bus
13.17kg
Flight
35.12kg
Car
28.09kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Dublin to Limerick?
A bus ticket from Dublin to Limerick is €24.75. However the price varies depending on how early you buy, and if it's peak time to travel. Occasionally you can find them for as cheap as €13.00.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Dublin to Limerick?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Dublin to Limerick is €13.00. We recommend booking as early as possible and off-peak hours to get the cheapest ticket possible. Off-peak times are usually from 09:30 to 16:00, and after 19:00.
What's the distance between Dublin and Limerick by bus?
Dublin to Limerick is 175.59 km.
How long does the bus between Dublin and Limerick take?
Dublin to Limerick is on average 3 hrs 7 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 2 hrs 25 mins.
Which companies operate from Dublin to Limerick?
The bus journey from Dublin to Limerick is covered by 2 operator(s). On Virail you can find these carriers that provide services on this route: Eireagle, Flight Link and JJ Kavanagh & Sons.
How many bus connections per day go from Dublin to Limerick?
Dublin to Limerick has 108 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Dublin to Limerick leave?
The earliest bus from Dublin to Limerick departs at 00:30. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
What time does the last bus from Dublin to Limerick depart?
The latest bus from Dublin to Limerick departs at 23:30. However be sure to check with us the schedule on the day you want to leave as the time may differ.
Should I book my ticket from Dublin to Limerick in advance?
If you can, we recommend booking your ticket as early as possible to ensure you get better savings. The cheapest bus ticket we have found is €13.00 but this may be subject to change depending on the day of travel, hour you wish to depart and how far in advance you book.
How many direct connections depart from Dublin to Limerick?
There are on average 92 direct connection(s) from Dublin to go to Limerick.
What's the fastest journey time between Dublin to Limerick by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Dublin and Limerick is 2 hrs 25 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Dublin to Limerick?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Dublin and Limerick.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Limerick by bus?
The bus journey from Dublin to Limerick creates 13.17kg of CO2 emissions.

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