How to travel from Shannon to Dublin

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Travel Information to Dublin from Shannon

distanceDistance117 miles (188 km)
modeAvailable travel modesBus, flight, ferry or train
fastestFastest modeBus • $28 (€25) • 2 h 30 min
carriersPopular travel companiesIrish Citylink

Take a bus, flight, ferry or train to travel 117 miles (188 km) between Shannon and Dublin. The most popular travel companies which serve this journey are Irish Citylink among others. Travelers can even take a direct from Shannon to Dublin.

Travel Tips: Travel from Shannon to Dublin

Travel to Dublin easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Shannon to Dublin.

There are 4 ways to get from Shannon to Dublin: bus, flight, ferry or train.

The cheapest way to go to Dublin from Shannon is by taking a flight, which costs on average $1 (€1).

This is compared to other ways of getting to Dublin:

A flight is generally $28 (€25) less than a bus for the same journey. Taking a bus costs on average $28 (€25) from Shannon to Dublin.

Taking a flight is about $1 (€1) less than taking a ferry, which costs on average $1 (€1) for this route.

A flight is $9 (€8) less than a train for this route with tickets for a train from Shannon to Dublin costing on average $9 (€8).

The fastest way to get to Dublin from Shannon is by bus with an average travel time of 2 h 30 min.

Other travel options to Dublin can usually take longer:

In comparison, taking a flight requires on average 0 h 0 min   of travel time.

In comparison, getting to Dublin by ferry can take on average 0 h 0 min.

In comparison, traveling by train can take you on average 0 h 0 min.

The Shannon to Dublin distance is around 117 miles (188 km).

The average frequency per day from Shannon to Dublin is:

  • 14 buses per day.

However, we recommend checking specific travel dates for your journey between Shannon and Dublin as scheduled services by bus, flight, ferry or train can vary by season or day of the week.

These are the most popular departure and arrival points from Shannon to Dublin:

  • Buses from Shannon to Dublin most often leave from Shannon and arrive in Dublin, Dublin Airport.
  • Flights from Shannon to Dublin most often leave from Shannon Airport and arrive in Dublin Airport.

If finding a good deal is your main consideration for your trip from Shannon to Dublin, then we'll help you find the best value travel companies for you:

  • Irish Citylink can take you to Dublin by bus. If searching for a good deal on buses, you can find tickets for Irish Citylink from Shannon to Dublin for $28 (€25).
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When planning your trip from Shannon to Dublin, it’s good to keep in mind what tickets to buy and their prices in the next 7 days:

  • Bus tickets cost on average $28 (€25) one way.
  • Plane tickets cost on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • Ferry tickets cost on average $1 (€1) one way.
  • Train tickets cost $9 (€8) one way on average.

However, we recommend buying tickets from Shannon to Dublin online a few months in advance to get the best deals and save money on your upcoming journey.

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