Monaghan travel guide

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You're Going to Love Monaghan

With a population of 5,937, Monaghan is the largest city in Monaghan, Ireland by the number of inhabitants.

When to visit Monaghan

Monaghan in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel
Monaghan in April
Estimated hotel price
1 night at 3-star hotel

How to Get to Monaghan


Although Monaghan doesn’t have its own airport, you can fly to Dublin Airport (DUB), which is located 103 km from Monaghan. The shortest flight to Monaghan from New Zealand departs from Auckland and takes around 26h 15m.


Another option to get to Monaghan is to pick up a car hire from Dublin, which is about 111 km from Monaghan. You’ll find branches of Budget and Sixt, among others, in Dublin.


Several bus lines operate bus routes to Monaghan, including Busbud, National Express and Bus. From Belfast, the bus ride to Monaghan takes 177 km and will cost you around $36. From Cork, the ticket costs about $90 for a journey of 290 km.

Airports near Monaghan

Airlines serving Monaghan

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British Airways
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Turkish Airlines
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Air France
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Qatar Airways
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Austrian Airlines
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Brussels Airlines
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Air Canada
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Scandinavian Airlines
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Singapore Airlines
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Etihad Airways
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Where to stay in popular areas of Monaghan

Hiring a car in Monaghan

Expect to pay $3.25 per litre in Monaghan (average price from the past 30 days). Depending on the size of your car hire, filling up the tank will cost between $38.99 and $51.99.