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Getting Around Waterford

There are bus services to/from Cork, Limerick, and Dublin to Waterford. Waterford City has rail services to Limerick and Dublin.

Bus Services

Bus Éireann provide services to County Waterford from Dublin, Limerick and Cork. For further information on bus services telephone +353 (0)1 836-6111 or visit

Rail Services

The Dublin / Waterford line serves Waterford-Plunkett Station. Carrick-on-Suir is served by the Limerick / Waterford line. For further information on rail services, telephone +353 (0)1 836-6222 or visit

Ferry Services

The nearest ferryports to Waterford are at Rosslare Harbour and Cork.


County Waterford has its own airport, Waterford Airport, with limited services to and from Britain. The nearest major airports are at Cork Airport, Shannon Airport and Dublin Airport.

Driving Distances from Waterford City

  Kilometres Miles
Athlone 174 109
Belfast 333 207
Cork 126 79
Derry 383 238
Donegal 357 222
Dublin 158 99
Dundalk 243 151
Galway 220 137
Kilkenny 48 30
Killarney 193 120
Limerick 129 81
Portlaoise 100 63
Roscommon 208 130
Rosslare Harbour 82 51
Shannon Airport 153 96
Sligo 293 183
Wexford 63 40
Wicklow 141 88

Waterford Car Hire

For details, please see our Ireland Car Hire guide.

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