Bus Tours


There are a number of bus companies offering day trips to the Cliffs of Moher. Bus tours are a great way to learn some history and have the craic (fun). Seeing one of Ireland’s busiest tourist attractions by bus is super easy for the inexperienced driver that doesn’t want the hassle of driving Irelands roads. 

Bus excursions are available from many different locations around Ireland. Here at the Cliffs of Moher Guide, we recommend a few companies and attach links to their websites.

If you need information on public transport services to the cliffs, please see our Public Transport page here.

Paddywagon Tours

Paddywagon tours run services to the Cliffs of Moher all year round, the buses are modern, and drivers are full of information about Ireland.

The Paddywagon excursions are also good value for money. Paddywagon tours also have a number of other options including overnight accommodation in some of their hostels. These day trips are great for backpackers, or if you have a limited budget.

They go to the cliffs from, Dublin, Limerick, and Cork. Their buses are super cool green, with really cool graphics. Please see the link for booking information.

Please contact +353(0)1 823 0822 or UK Free phone 0800 7834 191 Email info@paddywagontours.com

Irish Day Tours

Irish day tours run a Cliffs of Moher day trip and lots of other excursions all around the emerald isle. They have a day trip from Dublin to the Cliffs of Moher, which leaves Dublin at 6.50 am. They also have a premium service to the Cliffs of Moher with the added benefit of touring Aillwee Caves. Their vehicles are top-class, and the driver guides give a great tour experience.

Please dial +353 1 907 3265 or email Irish Day Tours at info@irishdaytours.ie

Galway Tour Company

Galway Tour Company runs day trips to the Cliffs from Galway, these excursions leave Galway at 10.00 am which is great for late sleepers. They also have a half-day excursion, if you had a late one the night before this is a great option.

There Cliffs of Moher day trips are 35.00 euros from Galway, this is great value for money for a full-day trip with a knowledgeable driver-guide. They also offer discounts for seniors and children.

Please contact Galway Tour Company at +353 (0)91 566 566 or e-mail info@galwaytourcompany.com

Darby O Gill Tours

Darby O Gill Tours leave from Dublin to the Cliffs of Moher. They have luxury coaches with free Wi-Fi onboard, and the excursions are fully guided. The company have a 4.5 rating from Tripadvisor on their website.

The day trip is fairly priced and includes a delightful day. The day trip travels through the Burren, along the Wild Atlantic Way. The bus travels in Doolin on route with the option of taking a boat excursion to Ireland’s best tourist attraction.

Please contact Darby O Gill tours at +353 1 4851925 or Email info@darbyogilltours.ie

Wild Rover Tours

These day trips only leave from Dublin to the Cliffs of Moher. The buses are modern and comfortable. The guides tell stories and give a great experience. Wild Rover Tours has a 5-star rating from Tripadvisor. The company also won “number one tour in Ireland” in 2019 and “6th best day trip in the world” from Tripadvisor. The day trip costs 40.00 euros and leaves at 6.55 am at the Gresham Hotel, O Connell Street Dublin.

The phone numbers for Wild Rover Tours are –

Phone within Ireland +353 1 284 5560
From the US +1 845 444 1218
From the UK +44 2038 686 779

Email – info@wildrovertours.com

FAO – Frequently Asked Questions

What is the best way to see the Cliffs of Moher from Dublin?

Answer – One of the best ways to see the Cliffs is to take a day tour from Dublin with one of the many tour companies operating day tours, the day trips are great fun and really scenic and the driver’s guides are very knowledgeable and friendly. 

Is it worth it to see the Cliffs of Moher in Ireland?

Answer – The Cliffs are one of the best things to see in Ireland, an amazing area full of dramatic scenery that you won’t forget.  It’s a very worthwhile experience and it’s simply stunning and magical. The views will put a smile on your face!