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There are 2 ways to get from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen by bus or car

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  1. Take the bus from Ballyshannon, stop 140811 to Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861
  2. Drive from Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 to Crossmaglen

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  1. Drive from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen
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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Crossmaglen is 111.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Crossmaglen is subject to regional advice.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 111.

No, returning to Ireland from United Kingdom is currently allowed.

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Last updated: 18 May 2022
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The cheapest way to get from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen is to drive which costs €16 - €25 and takes 1h 43m.

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The quickest way to get from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen is to drive which costs €16 - €25 and takes 1h 43m.

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It is 71 miles from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen. It is approximately 82.1 miles to drive.

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It takes approximately 2h 21m to get from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen is 82 miles. It takes approximately 1h 43m to drive from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen.

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There are 22+ hotels available in Crossmaglen. Prices start at £75 per night.

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  • Distance: 70.7 miles
  • Duration: 2h 21m

What companies run services between Ballyshannon, Ireland and Crossmaglen, Northern Ireland?

There is no direct connection from Ballyshannon to Crossmaglen. However, you can take the bus to Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 then take the drive to Crossmaglen. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Crossmaglen.

Bus operators
Bus Eireann

Bus and coach operator Bus Éireann operates local bus services throughout Ireland, including city bus services in Cork, Galway, Limerick, and Waterford, as well as commuter and intercity bus services throughout the country. Fares vary by region and distance; purchase tickets with cash on the bus or use a Leap Card.

Contact Details
1850 836 611
Bus from Ballyshannon, stop 140811 to Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861
Ave. Duration
1h 20m
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
£9 - £13
Bus Eireann

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