Coach tickets to Ireland | Tickets & Prices

Wed, 24 Jul
+ Add return
QR-Code
Scan to get our free app
Use our app to get live travel updates and book mobile tickets for trains, buses, flights, and ferries.
App Store
rate4.9
42K ratings
Google Play
rate4.6
136K reviews

More than 1,000 travel companies trust us to sell their tickets all in one place.

National Express
Eurolines France
RegioJet
Trenitalia

Bus Travel in Ireland

Travelling by bus is by far your best option for getting about all corners of Ireland. Buses are the main form of transport in Ireland and take passengers to even the most remote villages in rural Ireland. At the same time, regular services operate between all of Ireland's major cities.

Popular Bus Journeys in Ireland

Some of the most popular bus journeys in Ireland link the larger cities such as Dublin, Cork, Galway, Carlow and Donegal. Given Ireland's small size, travelling from one side of the country to the other is very doable within a day. For example, a bus from Dublin to Galway, which is the capital city of the much romanticised west, can take as little as 3 hours, with services departing every half an hour.

Major Bus Providers in Ireland

Bus Eireann is the main provider of bus and coach services throughout the whole of Ireland; excluding Dublin, where bus services are operated by Dublin Bus. Bus Eireann was established in 1987 and offers intercity, commuter, regional and school services. It also services routes to Great Britain and the rest of Europe at competitive rates and has an annual ridership of 77 million. Dublin Bus works on a smaller, regional scale but is still the most frequently used mode of transport in the city.

Onboard Facilities and Services

Onboard services and facilities tend to vary from provider to provider and depend on the distance of your journey. The majority of long-distance routes will be serviced by buses with toilet facilities, air conditioning/heating, adjustable seats and plug sockets.

Most popular bus connections

HomeBuses in the Republic of Ireland

The Omio App Makes Travel Planning Easy

We’ll get you where you want to go. From live train updates to mobile tickets, our innovative app is the ideal way to plan and keep track of your travel.

ios-badge
android-badge
Hand With Phone
More routes, destinations and providers