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Dublin to Waterford by bus

The journey from Dublin to Waterford by bus is 132.99 km and takes 3 hrs 12 mins. There are 710 connections per day, with the first departure at 06:00 and the last at 23:50. It is possible to travel from Dublin to Waterford by bus for as little as €11.40 or as much as €56.27. The best price for this journey is €11.40.

Lowest Price€11.40
Journey Duration3 hrs 12 mins
Connection per Day710
Lowest Price€11.40
Highest Price€56.27
First Departure06:00
Last Departure23:50
Distance132.99 km
DepartureDublin
ArrivalWaterford
CarriersJJ Kavanagh & Sons

Dublin to Waterford Bus Times

Departure date
Sunday 19 May 2024

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

The prices for bus tickets from Dublin to Waterford 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 Waterford will cost €11.40. The average bus ticket price is approximately €21.19. 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, you can expect to spend around €21.19 for your bus ticket. Virail will help you find a journey that fits your budget. You can expect prices to vary between different travel providers and methods of transport; often, faster journeys will cost more than slower routes. If your travel dates are flexible, you might be able to find cheaper bus tickets, as prices may fluctuate a little from day to day. You may also find lower prices by booking at certain times of day, avoiding rush hour traffic. Another tip for travelers on a tight budget is to look for connecting journeys. Sometimes it can be cheaper to make a change or two along the way, rather than traveling on a direct route from Dublin to Waterford.

How long does the journey from Dublin to Waterford take by bus?

The average journey time is 3 hrs 12 mins. This is how long it takes to cross the 132.99 km from Dublin to Waterford. When planning your journey, remember that delays are a possibility. Some unplanned events could cause your journey from Dublin to Waterford to take longer than 3 hrs 12 mins. In order to get from Dublin to Waterford faster, consider looking for an express service that makes fewer stops along the way. Conversely, a connecting route may, in some circumstances, be faster than a direct journey. The fastest routes between Dublin and Waterford will complete the journey in 1 hr 45 mins.On average, it will take you about 3 hrs 12 mins to travel the 132.99 km between Dublin and Waterford.

When do departures from Dublin to Waterford leave?

The first daily departure from Dublin to Waterford leaves at 06:00, while the last journey of the day sets out at 23:50. These are according to the standard schedules for the route between Dublin and Waterford. However, different providers' timetables can vary from day to day or month to month, so these particular departures may not be available every day. Some providers may change their schedules on public holidays and weekends, or during the summer months. Check your travel dates when making your booking. If you prefer to travel at night, you will usually find the first departure from Dublin to Waterford leaving at 06:00. Although things may change depending on the day, in general the last departure of the night leaves at 23:50.If you have some flexibility over the day on which you travel, you might find more options available to you. For example, some providers may only run early morning routes on weekdays, when people are traveling to work. You will often find fewer options available on weekends or public holidays.

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

You will be able to travel from Dublin to Waterford using companies such as . Combined, these providers offer an average of 710 journeys each day. This average figure may not necessarily reflect your chosen travel dates. On certain days of the week, there may be more or less journeys available. At the busiest times, there will be up to departures available in a single day. You can choose to travel from Dublin to Waterford using both direct and indirect routes. These options will help you find a journey that suits your budget, your time frame, and the circumstances of your trip. There are, on average, 541 direct connections from Dublin to Waterford each day. Indirect connections add more possibilities, giving you extra flexibility when traveling. In an average day, you will find 169 journeys with at least one change. These figures may vary at certain times of year, and some routes might not run every day of the week. Unfortunately, no connection was found for your trip from Dublin to Waterford. Selecting a new departure or arrival city, without dramatically changing your itinerary could help you find connections.

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Looking for the best deal on a train ticket for your trip? Here are 4 ways to get cheap train tickets from Dublin to Waterford.

Book in advance and save

If you're looking for the best deal for your trip from Dublin to Waterford, 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 Waterford.

Always check special offers

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.

Unlock the potential of slower trains or connecting trains

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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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 €9.00 to €14.89 but may be subject to change. Our advice is to book as early as possible to potentially save up to 40% on your trip!

Best time to book cheap bus tickets from Dublin to Waterford

The cheapest Dublin - Waterford bus tickets can be found for as low as €11.28 if you’re lucky, or €14.58 on average. The most expensive ticket can cost as much as €19.32.

Find the best day to travel to Waterford by bus

When travelling to Waterford 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!

Dublin to Waterford CO2 Emissions by Bus

Ecology
Train
9.31kg
Bus
9.97kg
Flight
26.6kg
Car
21.28kg

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Frequently Asked Questions

How much is a bus ticket from Dublin to Waterford?
A bus ticket from Dublin to Waterford is €21.19. 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 €11.40.
What's the cheapest bus ticket from Dublin to Waterford?
The cheapest ticket you can get from Dublin to Waterford is €11.40. 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 Waterford by bus?
Dublin to Waterford is 132.99 km.
How long does the bus between Dublin and Waterford take?
Dublin to Waterford is on average 3 hrs 12 mins. However the fastest option will get you there in 1 hr 45 mins.
How many bus connections per day go from Dublin to Waterford?
Dublin to Waterford has 710 connection(s) per day on average.
What time does the first bus from Dublin to Waterford leave?
The earliest bus from Dublin to Waterford departs at 06:00. 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 Waterford depart?
The latest bus from Dublin to Waterford departs at 23:50. 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 Waterford 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 €11.40 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 Waterford?
There are on average 541 direct connection(s) from Dublin to go to Waterford.
What's the fastest journey time between Dublin to Waterford by bus?
The fastest journey time by bus between Dublin and Waterford is 1 hr 45 mins.
Is there a direct bus from Dublin to Waterford?
Yes, there is a direct bus between Dublin and Waterford.
What are the CO2 emissions for Dublin to Waterford by bus?
The bus journey from Dublin to Waterford creates 9.97kg of CO2 emissions.

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