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Cheap bus tickets from London to Dublin

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The best way to find a cheap bus ticket from London to Dublin is to book your journey as far in advance as possible and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

Expressway Eurolines
06:00PM12h15
London
06:15AMDublin
991One-way
0 transfers

London to Dublin bus times

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Expressway Eurolines
06:00PM12h15
London
06:15AMDublin
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Bus times from London to Dublin

Showing times and prices for Jun 14

Fastest Journey

12 h 15 m

Average

12 h 15 m

Buses per day

1

Distance

462 km

Of the 1 buses that leave London for Dublin every day 1 travel direct so it’s quite easy to avoid journeys where you’ll have to change along the way.

Expressway Eurolines
06:00PM12h15
London
06:15AMDublin
991One-way
0 transfers

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Overview: Coach from London to Dublin

distanceDistance461 km
durationAverage coach duration12 h 15 min
priceAverage coach ticket price€56 (€56)
changesDirect coachNo
carriersCoach companiesEuropean Sleeper, Expressway Eurolines or Expressway

Coaches from London to Dublin cover the 461 km long journey taking on average 12 h 15 min with our travel partners like European Sleeper, Expressway Eurolines or Expressway. You can get the cheapest coach tickets for this journey for as low as €39, but the average price of coach tickets is €56. Travellers depart most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station and arrive in Dublin, Airport (T2 Arrivals Road - Zone 20).

Buses from London to Dublin

Buses from London to Dublin run twice daily, with both buses operated by National Express. London to Dublin buses run every day, including weekends. The first bus is direct and leaves at about 3:45 p.m. The second leaves at about 6:00 p.m. and there is one change on this service. The travel time is either 12 hours and 14 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.

Which bus companies run from London to Dublin?

All London to Dublin buses are operated by National Express.

How long is the bus journey from London to Dublin?

The average journey time for most trains travelling from London to Dublin varies from 12-14 hours depending the number of transfers, time of day, and time of week passengers are travelling.

When are the first and last buses of the day from London to Dublin?

The first London to Dublin bus departs at 3:45 p.m. while the second leaves London at 6:00 p.m.

Where do buses depart from and arrive to?

Buses from London to Dublin depart from either London's Victoria Coach Station or Sutton Rail Station. Both stations are connected to London's city centre via local transport including buses, taxis, the London underground and connecting trains. All London to Dublin buses arrive at Dublin Busáras (Central Bus Station). Dublin Busáras is located very close to Dublin's Connolly Railway Station which provides connections to the rest of the city.

Taking the Bus from London

London Victoria coach station in central London is the main departure point for buses from London to Dublin. The coach station is just a few hundred metres away from London Victoria National Rail station as well as its accompanying tube 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 into 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 metres 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.

FAQs: Bus from London to Dublin

FAQs: Take the bus from London to Dublin with ease. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have the information you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Dublin.
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Cheap coach tickets from London to Dublin can start from as little as €39 when you book in advance. The average coach ticket price for London to Dublin is €56; however, prices vary depending on the time of day and class and they tend to be more expensive on the day.
On average the London to Dublin coach travel time is 12 h 15 min   for the 461 km long journey, but the duration can vary if you travel on weekends and holidays.
The first coach from London to Dublin leaves at 17: 00. Plan your trip with the Journey Planner   from Omio.
The last coach from London to Dublin leaves at 18: 00.
Take the London to Dublin coach with European Sleeper, Expressway Eurolines or Expressway. However, it's always good to check out all possible coach companies for the route from London to Dublin as there might be differences in the amenities they offer.

When departing from London, you have various coach station options to start your journey from including London, Victoria Coach Station, Luton, London Luton Airport Bus Station and London, Golders Green Station. When arriving in Dublin, you can end your trip in coach stations like Dublin, Airport (T2 Arrivals Road - Zone 20), Dublin, Airport (Terminal 1 - Zone 2) and Dublin, Airport (Terminal 1 - Zone 10/11).

Passengers board the coach most frequently from London, Victoria Coach Station, which is located around 2.1 miles (3.4 km) away from the city centre, and they get off the coach at Dublin, Airport (T2 Arrivals Road - Zone 20), located 9.1 miles (14.7 km) away from the city centre.

The cheapest month for a coach from London to Dublin is April.
You have options as you can travel between London and Dublin 2 different ways: coach or flight.
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