Expressway Route 2 Dublin – Wexford

Dublin - Wexford

A route from Dublin to Wexford that passes through several charming towns, scenic countryside, and cultural landmarks such as Enniscorthy Castle and the Wexford Festival Opera.


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No. of Attractions:

6 places to visit

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Journey Duration:

2 hours 50 minutes

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Starting point:

Dublin Terminal 2 - Departures Road

How to get here

Journey fact:

Wexford, a county located in the southeast of Ireland, is famous for its strawberries. The county produces a significant portion of Ireland's strawberry crop, which is known for its sweetness and flavor. The annual Wexford Strawberry Festival celebrates the fruit, featuring strawberry-themed dishes, live music, and family-friendly activities. The festival has become a popular attraction for locals and visitors alike.

Journey Overview

This a splendid route that combines the bustling and incredible city of Dublin, with the cultural and scenic splendour of Wexford. As the bus leaves Dublin Airport and heads towards Dublin City, you will pass through the bustling suburbs and see the city skyline in the distance. Dublin is a vibrant and historic city, home to numerous landmarks such as Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, and the Guinness Storehouse.

Continuing south, the bus will exit Dublin and travel along the M11 motorway, passing through the towns of Arklow and Gorey. Arklow is a charming seaside town located on the coast of County Wicklow and is known for its beautiful beaches and scenic coastline. Gorey, on the other hand, is a bustling market town with a rich cultural heritage and a lively atmosphere.

Next, the bus will arrive in Enniscorthy, a historic town located in County Wexford. Enniscorthy is known for its rich cultural heritage and is home to several museums and historic buildings, including the impressive Enniscorthy Castle. The town is also famous for its picturesque harbour and scenic coastline.

As the bus continues its journey towards Wexford, you will see the beautiful rolling hills and lush green landscapes of the southeast coast of Ireland. The scenery along the way is predominantly rural and offers a glimpse into the idyllic countryside of Ireland.

Finally, you will arrive in Wexford, a vibrant and bustling town located on the southeast coast of Ireland. Wexford is known for its rich cultural heritage and its beautiful harbor, making it a popular destination for tourists and locals alike. The town is also home to several festivals and events, including the famous Wexford Festival Opera.

A Fab Day Out!

Exploring Dublin City Centre is a good start to the day! Take a stroll through the bustling streets, visit one of the many museums or galleries, or simply enjoy a coffee or a meal at one of the many cafes and restaurants. Don’t miss the famous Trinity College, St. Patrick’s Cathedral, or the Guinness Storehouse.

Next, you’ll stop at Donnybrook, a charming suburb located just south of Dublin. Here, you’ll find a quiet and peaceful atmosphere, making it a great place to relax and unwind. Donnybrook is also home to several parks and gardens, including Herbert Park, which is a popular spot for picnicking and outdoor activities.

As the coach continues on its journey, you’ll reach Arklow, a seaside town located on the coast of County Wicklow. This is a great place to stop off and explore the beautiful beaches and scenic coastline. There are also several historic sites to see in Arklow, including the 12th-century St. Saviour’s Church and the 17th-century Bridge Tavern.

Gorey is the next stop on your journey, a bustling market town located in County Wexford. Gorey is a lively and vibrant town, with plenty of shops, cafes, and restaurants to explore. The town is also home to several cultural and historical attractions, including the Gorey Museum and the 17th-century Court House.

The coach will then make its way through the charming village of Clough, and the town of Camolin, before arriving in Ferns. Ferns is a historic town with a rich cultural heritage, and is home to several notable landmarks, including Ferns Castle and St. Mary’s Church.

The coach then arrives in Oylegate, a small village located on the southeast coast of Ireland. Oylegate is a quiet and peaceful place, known for its scenic countryside and rolling hills. There are several parks and gardens to explore in Oylegate, as well as a number of historic sites, including the 18th-century Oylegate House.

Then it’s onto Wexford which offers a range of activities for visitors to enjoy. Some must-see attractions include the historic Wexford Opera House, the Irish National Heritage Park, and the picturesque Johnstown Castle and Gardens. Visitors can also take a stroll along the stunning Wexford Quays and sample the local seafood, or visit the Wexford Farmers Market for fresh produce. With its rich history and cultural heritage, Wexford offers a unique experience for visitors.

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Places to visit & things to do on this journey

Dublin City Centre

Trinity College

St. Patrick's Cathedral

Guinness Storehouse

Ferns castle



Dublin Busáras Central Bus Station

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