By Car

There are two main roads into the peninsula:
The N86 which runs from Tralee, along the south coast of Tralee Bay, through Camp village, then over the mountains to Annascaul, Lispole and Dingle.
The R561, which runs from Castlemaine, where it connects to roads from Kerry Airport, Killarney and the Ring of Kerry. The road runs along the north side of Castlemaine Harbour, to Inch and then via a cliff top road to join the N86 just west of Annascaul.

From Adare  1hr 52 min (132.74km / 82.5miles)
From Cork  2 hr 24 min (168.94km / 105.0miles)
From Dublin Airport  4 hr 30 min (343.20km / 213.3 miles)
From Galway  3 hr 23 min (249.07km / 154.8 miles)
From Kerry Airport 58 min (68.38km / 42.5miles)
From Killarney 1 hr 11 min (83.03km / 51.6 miles)
From Kilkenny 3 hr 51 min (271.28km / 168.6 miles)
From Limerick 2 hr 7 min (151.41km / 94.1 miles)

From Shannon Airport  2 hr 31 min (173.2km/107.6 miles)

By Air

Flights are available to Kerry Airport, Shannon Airport in Co. Clare (, Cork Airport (, Dublin Airport (

By Train

There is no direct rail connection to Dingle however you can travel by train to Tralee or Killarney town and then travel to Dingle by bus (which takes about 50 minutes) – check out for details.

By Bus

From Dublin Airport hop on the Dublin coach This is the most cost efficient way to get to Dingle. 

Local Bus services run to and from Dingle town every day, connecting with the national bus network in Tralee and Killarney. Check for more information.


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