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There are 5 ways to get from Bantry to Tullamore by taxi, train, bus or car

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Taxi, train

  1. Take a taxi from Bantry to Killarney
  2. Take the train from Killarney to Portarlington

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Bantry, stop 256041 to Parnell Place, stop 255021
  2. Take the bus from Cork, St. Patricks Quay to Kilkenny
  3. Take the bus from Ormonde College, stop 337811 to Tullamore, stop 135651

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Bantry, stop 256041 to Parnell Place, stop 255021
  2. Take the train from Cork Kent to Portlaoise, Portlaoise

Bus via Dublin

  1. Take the bus from Bantry, stop 256041 to Parnell Place, stop 255021
  2. Take the bus from Cork, Saint Patricks Quay to Dublin, Eden Quay
  3. Take the bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs

Drive

  1. Drive from Bantry to Tullamore

Bantry to Tullamore by bus and train

The journey time between Bantry and Tullamore is around 6h 49m and covers a distance of around 316 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 41m. The fastest journey normally takes 5h 14m. Operated by Bus Eireann, Transport for Ireland, Irish Rail and others, the Bantry to Tullamore service departs from Bantry, stop 256041 and arrives in Tullamore. Typically 29 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
4h 8m
Layover time:
2h 41m
Total time:
6h 49m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
5h 14m
Journey distance:
316 km
Services per week:
29
Cheapest price:
€44
Carbon emissions:
23 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:00
Last service departs at:
18:25

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Bantry to Tullamore bus and train schedules

Bus services typically run at the following times each day These schedules are estimated
Estimated schedules: These schedules are estimated and based on typical services on an average day. Please check times and availability with the operator before travelling.

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Bantry to Tullamore is to bus which costs €30 - €50 and takes 8h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Bantry to Tullamore is to drive which costs €30 - €50 and takes 3h 4m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Bantry to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Bantry, stop 256041 and arriving at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs via Cork, Saint Patricks Quay and Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 8h 4m.

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The distance between Bantry and Tullamore is 221 km. The road distance is 283.4 km.

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The best way to get from Bantry to Tullamore without a car is to taxi and train which takes 4h 37m and costs €170 - €220.

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It takes approximately 4h 37m to get from Bantry to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Bantry to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Bantry, stop 256041 station.

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Bantry to Tullamore bus services, operated by Kearns Transport, arrive at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Bantry to Tullamore is 283 km. It takes approximately 3h 4m to drive from Bantry to Tullamore.

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Map of how to get from Bantry to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 221.5 km
  • Duration: 4h 37m

What companies run services between Bantry, Ireland and Tullamore, IE-OY, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Bantry to Tullamore via Parnell Place, stop 255021, Cork, Saint Patricks Quay, Dublin, Eden Quay, and Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge in around 8h 4m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Killarney to Portarlington
Ave. Duration
2h 17m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€18 - €27
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€18 - €22
Flexible
€23 - €27
Train from Cork Kent to Portlaoise, Portlaoise
Ave. Duration
1h 48m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€16 - €19
Flexible
€20 - €23
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
Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Bantry, stop 256041 to Parnell Place, stop 255021
Ave. Duration
1h 55m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Ormonde College, stop 337811 to Tullamore, stop 135651
Ave. Duration
2h 19m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Bus Eireann
Transport for Ireland
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Email
info@nationaltransport.ie
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Wolfe Tone Square Bantry to Parnell Place
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Transport for Ireland
Bus from St. Patricks Quay to Kilkenny, Ormond Road
Ave. Duration
2h 35m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Transport for Ireland
GoBus.ie
Phone
+353 (0)91 564600
Email
info@gobus.ie
Website
gobus.ie
Bus from Cork, Saint Patricks Quay to Dublin, Eden Quay
Ave. Duration
3h
Frequency
Hourly
Website
GoBus.ie
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Kearns Transport
Dublin Coach
Other operators
Taxi from Bantry to Killarney
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Estimated price
€150 - €190
George Plant Taxi Services
Phone
+353 87 239 8123
Bantry Cabs
Phone
+353 86 086 0860

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