Expressway / Interregional Services

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Our Expressway/Interregional services operate over 30 routes and link every major town and city in the country, providing direct and regular services making it the quickest way to an unrivalled number of destinations.

Introducing a whole new departure in travel, we are pleased to announce the launch of 28 new vehicles operating on Expressway and intercity routes. The new vehicles all feature Free Wi-Fi, extra comfort seats, and have power sockets. They also include ISOFIX attachment points, allowing child safety seats to be installed on vehicles making it easier to travel with small children.

Among these new coaches are eight double-deckers - the largest vehicles ever included in a Bus Éireann fleet and twenty single-deck coaches.


Free wifi on Bus Eireann Expressway coaches


  • Free Wi-Fi
  • Extra comfort seats
  • Free charging points
  • Hourly services on many main routes
  • Services to major airports around the country
  • Our modern fleet of comfortable coaches offers a cost-effective alternative to the hassle of increasingly restricted car parking, car access in town centres and motorway tolls. 
  • Even better value when booking online

Some of our high frequency Expressway routes:


Route Frequency
Dublin to Galway           Hourly
Dublin to Limerick  Hourly
Cork to Galway via Limerick     Hourly
Dublin to Cork Every 2 hours
Cork to Waterford  Hourly
Tralee to Cork Hourly
Dublin to Letterkenny Every 2 hours


Our Eurolines coach service in conjunction with our Expressway service links over 100 towns in Ireland with 1,500 destinations in Britain & Europe.

Students with valid ID can avail of our Student Discount Travel scheme on all Bus Éireann services.

Tickets can also be purchased when boarding any of our Expressway Coaches between the main service centres.

Services in Northern Ireland are operated in tandem with Ulsterbus.  Expressway routes are highlighted in blue on the Network Map.