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Sun
Aug 25
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$262Aer Lingus
Mon
Aug 26
$66Virgin Trains
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$120Ryanair
Tue
Aug 27
$66Virgin Trains
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$75Ryanair
Wed
Aug 28
$66Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$29Ryanair
Thu
Aug 29
$66Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$29Ryanair
Fri
Aug 30
$66Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$75Ryanair
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Aug 31
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$32Ryanair
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Sep 1
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$17Ryanair
Mon
Sep 2
$66Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
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Sep 3
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
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Sep 4
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
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Sep 5
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
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Sep 6
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$27Ryanair
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Sep 7
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$17Ryanair
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Sep 8
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$17Ryanair
Mon
Sep 9
$66Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
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Sep 10
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$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
Wed
Sep 11
$66Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
Thu
Sep 12
$67Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$13Ryanair
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Sep 13
$66Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$17Ryanair
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Sep 14
$59Virgin Trains
$61Eurolines Switzerland
$17Ryanair

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Journey Summary

London to Dublin Bus Information

Avg. Bus Duration:
12 hours 5 minutes
Coach Ticket Price: $61
Buses depart from:London
Bus arrives in:Dublin
Distance:462 km
BusBus Companies:Eurolines Switzerland

Buses from London to Dublin

Buses from London to Dublin run twice daily, with both services operated by National Express. The services run every day, including weekends. The first bus is direct and leaves at about 6:00 p.m. The second leaves at about 7:00 p.m. and there is one change on this service. The travel time is between 12½-15½ hours depending if you must make a change or not and includes a ferry journey from Liverpool across the Irish Sea. Buses run at the same time every day including on weekends and there is no difference in price according to which day it is.

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London to Dublin Bus Cost

Average prices for buses from London to Dublin when you book in advance

Booking Period

Average Price

Same Day

€60

1 Day in Advance

€54

1 Week in Advance

€49

2 Weeks in Advance

€49

1 Month in Advance

€46

3 Months in Advance

€40

London to Dublin Buses: General Information


While taking a bus is slower than flying or taking the train, it is significantly cheaper than flying. It can take as little as 12 hours to arrive in Dublin.

  • autobus London to Dublin buses are run by either National Express.
  • autobus Most buses are direct, depart from London's Victoria bus station and arrive at Dublin's Busáras bus station.
  • autobus Traveling from London to Dublin by bus takes as little as 12 hours .
  • autobus Most travelers book their London to Paris bus ticket 1 day in advance of the travel date.




Based on Omio's travel data, as the table above clearly illustrates, ticket prices on London to Dublin buses decrease the further they are booked in advance:

  • It is 10% cheaper on average to purchase an London to Dublin bus ticket a day in advance as opposed to at the station on the day of travel.
  • It is 18% cheaper to book an London to Dublin bus ticket 1 week in advance as opposed to the day you intend to travel.
  • London to Dublin bus tickets are 23% cheaper on average when booked 1 month in advance as opposed to purchasing a bus ticket the day of.

Taking the Bus from London

London Victoria coach station in central London is the main departure point that buses from London to Dublin set off from. The bus station is just a few hundred meters away from London Victoria National Rail station as well as its accompanying underground station. Underground trains on the Victoria, Circle, and District lines all pass through the station, whilst services above ground journey to Victoria from South London and further afield, including from Gatwick Airport. The bus station at London Victoria is also an important hub for the local buses, which include night buses that form part of a 24-hour service. London also has no shortage of taxis that can take passengers to the bus station.

Getting to Dublin by Bus

Ireland's bustling capital city of Dublin has pubs and bars on every corner. A visit to one of these will introduce the visitor to Ireland's famous friendly welcome. Dublin Castle is one of the city's most well-known landmarks and has played an important part in the city's often turbulent history. Buses from London to Dublin arrive at Busáras, the primary hub for intercity and regional buses in the city. The bus station is also just 200 meters away from Dublin Connolly Railway Station which provides services to the North, North West, and South East. Both the bus and train stations are centrally located in the city, with many of the main places of interest nearby. Dublin Bus runs a night bus service, however finding a taxi is also not a problem given that there are more than 12,000 licensed cabs in the city.

Stations

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey
London
Dublin
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Amenities

BusLondon Liverpool Street Stn

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Frequently Asked Questions

Where is the bus station and what is the best way to get there?
This station is not located in the city centre but it can be reached by public transport.
Metro lines Central, Circle, Hammersmith, City

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