When you travel to Dublin you will find alot of public transport options available such as trains, the DART, the Luas and buses. In this article we take a look at the many bus services available in Dublin.
For further details on how to get around Dublin by bus, please read on…
There are many ways to commute in the city of Dublin, the choice is endless and one of the best means of public transport to take is by bus. When it comes to catching a bus in downtown Dublin you are assured you won’t be left stranded! So sit back, relax, and let the bus take you there.
The bus service in Dublin runs from 6.00am to 11.30pm daily from Monday to Saturday, there is also a limited night-bus service available. Please note there is now a policy of exact fare on a majority of routes in Dublin so it is advisable to have the correct change before you board. Discount tickets, family tickets, student tickets etc are also available so ensure to enquire before you purchase your ticket. Tickets can be purchased at the Bus and Rail information desks, at one of the many vending machines, at the bus departure points or at Dublin Tourism.
Busáras is the central bus station in Dublin servicing intercity and regional bus services daily. Busáras is located just behind Dublin’s Custom House on the Northside. Busáras was designed by Michael Scott and his team of young architects between 1945 and 1953.
Today Busáras remains as impressive as ever as a number of the original fixtures and fittings designed by Scott still exist, including mosaics floor tiles and large timber wall panels.
Dublin Airport Bus Services:
If you are flying into Dublin airport there are many bus service available that will take you to Dublin city centre. Dublin airport is located approximately 12km north of Dublin city and journey time is about 45 minutes, depending on traffic. For a full listing of bus services available please check out our Dublin Airport Bus Services Blog.
Please also see our article on How to get from Dublin Airport to your hotel.
Dublin Sightseeing Tours:
Want to familiarise yourself with Dublin city? What better way to explore the streets, sights, sounds and attractions of Dublin’s fair city than by bus – and without getting tired feet! For further details check out our Dublin Bus Sightseeing Tours Blog.
For further details on the bus services available in Dublin check out the Dublin Bus website today.
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Have you been to Dublin before? Perhaps you have travelled on one of the bus services mentioned? As always please feel free to leave a comment in the comment box below. Thank you.