There are 6 ways to get from Dublin to County Kerry by plane, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  2 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Dublin (DUB) to Kerry (KIR) DUB - KIR

$80 - $148

Cheapest option

Bus Dublin Coach  •  7 h 15 min

  1. Take the bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Church of the Assumption 300

$26 - $38

4 alternative options

Train  •  5 h 18 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Tralee Tralee Service

$80 - $111

Train via Mallow  •  6 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Heuston to Mallow Cork/Mallow Service / ...
  2. Take the train from Mallow to Tralee Tralee Service

$81 - $118

Bus via Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station  •  7 h 25 min

  1. Take the bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station X12
  2. Take the bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station 13 / ...

$28 - $39

Drive  •  3 h 20 min

  1. Drive from Dublin to County Kerry 191.9 miles

$40 - $65

What companies run services between Dublin, Ireland and County Kerry, Ireland?

Aer Lingus flies from Dublin to County Kerry twice daily. Alternatively, Irish Rail operates a train from Dublin to County Kerry once daily. Tickets cost $70 - $100 and the journey takes 3 h 53 min.

Airlines
Aer Lingus
Website
aerlingus.com
Flights from Dublin to Kerry
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$40 - $180
Train operators
Irish Rail
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Tralee
Ave. Duration
3 h 53 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$70 - $100
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Mallow
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$50 - $70
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Mallow to Tralee
Ave. Duration
1 h 36 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
irishrail.ie
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Website
dublincoach.ie
Bus from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay to Church of the Assumption
Ave. Duration
3 h 50 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$14 - $21
Schedules at
dublincoach.ie
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Busáras to Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 55 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $29
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Bus from Glentworth, Limerick Bus Station to Tralee, Tralee Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$6 - $9
Schedules at
buseireann.ie

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Dublin to County Kerry?

The distance between Dublin and County Kerry is 269 km. The road distance is 307 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Dublin to County Kerry?

The cheapest way to get from Dublin to County Kerry is to bus which costs 21€ - 35€ and takes 7 h 15 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Dublin to County Kerry?

The quickest way to get from Dublin to County Kerry is to fly which takes 2 h 35 min and costs 65€ - 130€.

Is there a direct bus between Dublin and County Kerry?

No, there is no direct bus from Dublin to County Kerry. However, there are services departing from Dublin City South, Burgh Quay and arriving at Castlemaine via Church of the Assumption and Tralee, Tralee Bus Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 7 h 15 min.

How long does it take to get from Dublin to County Kerry?

It takes approximately 2 h 35 min to get from Dublin to County Kerry, including transfers.