Drogheda is located 30 miles north of Dublin and 70 miles south of Belfast. Getting here is easy, as Drogheda is only 20 minutes from Dublin Airport, and just 2 hours from Belfast. A first class modern transport network linking Dublin with Belfast passes directly through Drogheda. Getting here by car, bus or train is easy.
A number of International Airlines operate regular flights to Dublin and Belfast. Drogheda is only a 20-minute drive from Dublin Airport and an hour and half from Belfast International Airport. For more information on flying to Ireland, visit www.ireland.travel.ie
The Dublin Ferryport is 30 minutes drive to Drogheda, The Dun Laoghaire Ferryport is an hour's drive via the East Link Toll Bridge. The port of Larne is 2 hours drive and Rosslaire is less than 3 hours drive.
Bus Eireann operates frequent Expressway and regular services to Drogheda from Dublin, Belfast, Dundalk , Galway and Navan. Services to all parts of Ireland operate from Bus Áras, the central bus station in Dublin. An express bus service from Dublin Airport leaves hourly Monday to Saturday at 20 minutes past the Hour, service buses connect the airport with Balbriggan, Julianstown and Drogheda. For information on bus services click here www.buseireann.ie to visit their website or ring the appropriate number below:
- Dublin + 353 (0)1 836 6111
- Belfast + 44 (0)48 90 322424
- Drogheda + 353 (0)41 983 5023
- Dundalk + 353 (0)42 933 4075
- Derry + 44 (0)48 71 262261
- Letterkenny + 353 (0)74 21309
Matthews Coaches operate services directly to Drogheda on the M1 Motorway, daily from Parnell St in Dublin, they also run coaches from Bettystown to Dublin. Their shuttle bus hub at City North Hotel Gormanston which connects with both of these services to drop and collect at Dublin Airport.
Telephone: +353 (0)42 9378188.
Iarnrod Eireann operates frequent 'Enterprise', Inter-City and regular services on the Dublin/Belfast line to Drogheda. Laytown station (8 miles south of Drogheda) is well located for those travelling to the seaside destinations of Laytown and Bettystown . For further formation on the train services click here to visit the website www.irishrail.ie or contact the appropriate number below:
- Dublin + 353 (0)1 836 6222
- Belfast +44 (0)48 90 668258
- Drogheda + 353 (0)41 983 8749
- Dundalk + 353 (0)42 933 5529
- Drogheda is well served by taxis. Taxi companies include
- Diall A Cab - Freephone 1800-303060 or 041-9837663
- Caffrey Cabs - 041 98 32244
- Tony's Cabs - Freephone 1800 -606070
- Sullivan Cabs - 041 9811198
- Mullen Cabs - 041-983 3711
- A Cabs - 041-9845555
Taxi Ranks are located in Peter Street, Shop St and Dyer Street.