Rail and Bus Services
Public Transport on the Dingle Peninsula
Getting to the Dingle Peninsula
In order to reach the Dingle Peninsula by public transport it is necessary to travel to Tralee, the largest town and administrative centre of County Kerry. Tralee is about 31 miles/50 kilometres from Dingle town. Rail services operated by Iarnród Éireann and long distance Expressway bus services operated by Bus Éireann both terminate at Tralee Station, from where a local bus service runs to Dingle.
Rail Services to Tralee
Click on the map to see a map of the Irish rail network
Killarney and Tralee and Farranfore are the nearest train stations to the Dingle Peninsula.
Timetables and further information can be found on their website.
Dublin - Cork - Tralee Timetables
Irish Rail website with travel planner and online ticket sales.
Bus Services to the Dingle Peninsula are provided by Bus Éireann. All information can be found on their website.
PLEASE NOTE: Summer timetables are now in operation until Sunday 28 August 2016.
Online bus timetables (PDF format)
- Dingle to Killarney
- Dingle to Tralee
- Tralee - Kerry Airport - Killarney
- Tralee - Castlegregory - Cloghane
- Dingle - Ballyferriter - Dunquin/Gallarus - Ballydavid
Travel Enquiry Offices:
- Tralee, 066-7164700
- Killarney, 064-34777
Bus Eireann Website (includes interactive timetables and online ticketing)
GoCoach is a new service which operates a Dingle to Killarney bus service two times each day from April to October serving Dingle, Lispole, Annascaul, Inch Beach, Boulteens, Castlemaine, Milltown, Aghadoe, and Killarney.
The service for 2016 ends on October 3.