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Dublin - Limerick Coach Timetable

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Journey Information

There are 18 intercity coaches per day from Dublin to Limerick. Traveling by coach from Dublin to Limerick usually takes around 2 hours and 28 minutes, but the fastest Eireagle coach can make the trip in 2 hours and 25 minutes.

Distance109 mi (176 km)
Shortest duration2h 25m
Cheapest price£21.04
Trips per day18
Most frequent serviceEireagle
Coach lines1

What coach companies travel from Dublin to Limerick?

There is one intercity bus company available to search and book on Wanderu that operates from Dublin to Limerick. Eireagle connects the two cities by bus, it offers multiple scheduled buses per day for you to choose from.

CoachDaily TripsAvg. TimeAvg. Price
Eireagle182h 28m£21.26
  • Book Eireagle from Dublin to Limerick from £21. There are 18 Eireagle schedules from Dublin to Limerick and you can expect on average to pay for a Eireagle ticket to Limerick. In Dublin, Eireagle departs to Limerick from Dublin Airport and no other station. In Limerick, Eireagle arrives at Arthur's Quay Park and 1 other station.

    An average trip on Eireagle from Dublin to Limerick takes 2 hours and 28 minutes , while the fastest available Eireagle trip will get you to Limerick in 2 hours and 25 minutes .

    On weekends, Eireagle offers 18 trips per day and you could expect to pay for a weekend getaway to Limerick.

Frequently Asked Questions

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The coach takes an average of 2 hours and 28 minutes to cover the 109 miles from Dublin to Limerick. However, the fastest coach only takes 2 hours and 25 minutes. It's the perfect amount of time to take a nap, get some work done, or watch a movie. Keep in mind that your actual coach may arrive earlier or later than scheduled, depending on whether there is more or less traffic than usual.

Tuesday is usually the day of the week when coaches are busiest. If you are planning to travel on a Tuesday, you should make sure to book tickets well in advance as they may sell out.

On the other hand, Friday is typically the least busy day for coach travel on this route. If you’re looking for a little extra space, a Friday ticket is the way to go.

The first coach leaves at 00:00 and the last coach leaves at 22:00. To see the times for all coaches from Dublin to Limerick, enter your specific travel dates in the search bar.

There are 18 scheduled coaches that travel from Dublin to Limerick every day, so you have a decent number of options to choose from. Furthermore, all of these are direct coaches which you can take the entire route from Dublin to Limerick without transferring.

City Information


Dublin is a melting pot that effortlessly blends traditional Irish culture with modern luxury, creating one of the most unique cultural experiences in Europe. Voted one of the most walkable cities in Europe, Dublin offers many pleasant surprises to explorers who enjoy seeing the city on foot. The best place to stroll around is Grafton Street, a busy shopping quarter that offers everything from designer boutiques to quaint bookshops. If you are looking to dive into the unique Celtic root of the Irish culture, head over to Trinity College and marvel at The Book of Kells, which dates back to 800 A.D. If you’re a nature-lover, head over to St. Stephen’s Green and enjoy a picnic away from the crowd without having to leave Central Dublin.

Dublin’s food scene has enjoyed a successful renaissance since the 90s, and the city boasts a wide range of cuisines now. For some of the best dishes in town, head over to the area south of Liffey. If you wish to try delightful cakes or puddings, Queen of Tarts is the place to be.

The two principal train stations in Dublin are the Heuston Station and Connolly Station. The Dublin Airport is located north of the city.


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Located on the River Shannon in the Munster province of Ireland, Limerick is a charming city with a lot to offer visitors and locals alike. Medieval castles and churches give the city a feeling of historical weight, while the lively bars and modern collection of shops ensure Limerick is an exciting place to explore.

To discover Limerick's history, your first stop should be King John's castle. This 13th-century castle overlooks the River Shannon and is home to a new museum offering hands-on experiences exhibits. The Hunt Museum and the Limerick City Gallery of Art are also available for culture-lovers, showcasing many famous works of art.

Although Limerick has many streets filled with all the usual modern high street shops, those looking for a more unique experience should visit the Milk Market. Many local vendors sell their wares at the Milk Market, where you can buy anything from local organic foods to hand-crafted jewellery.

Limerick can be reached by plane, coach, train, and car. Shannon Airport serves the city, with many international flight routes. Irish Citylink and National Express coaches connect Limerick to Cork,Galway, Dublin, and more. Ireland’s train network serves Limerick for easy access by rail.

Station Information

Where does the coach leave from in Dublin?

Main departure station: Dublin Airport

Most coaches depart from the main station in Dublin.

All coach stations in Dublin:

  • Dublin Airport

Where does the coach arrive in Limerick?

Main arrival station: Hurlers Pub

These are the two stations where coaches may stop when they arrive in Limerick.

Coach stations in Limerick:

  • Hurlers Pub

  • Arthur's Quay Park

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