There are 4 ways to get from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore by train, bus or car
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Train • 4h 11m
€27 - €38
Bus • 4h 39m
€21 - €32
2 alternative options
Bus, line 845 bus • 4h 16m
Drive • 1h 35m
€14 - €22
Bunratty Castle to Tullamore by walk and bus
The journey time between Bunratty Castle and Tullamore is around 8h 22m and covers a distance of around 138 km. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 25m. Operated by Bus Eireann and Kearns Transport, the Bunratty Castle to Tullamore service departs from Bunratty Castle and arrives in Tullamore, Classy Cloggs. Typically 11 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.
First and last service
The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.
Bunratty Castle to Tullamore walk and bus schedules
Departing Tuesday, July 27, 2021
Departing Wednesday, July 28, 2021
Departing Thursday, July 29, 2021
Departing Friday, July 30, 2021
Departing Saturday, July 31, 2021
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Questions & Answers
The cheapest way to get from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore is to drive which costs €14 - €22 and takes 1h 35m.
The quickest way to get from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore is to drive which costs €14 - €22 and takes 1h 35m.
No, there is no direct bus from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Bunratty, stop 609551 and arriving at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs via Colbert Station, stop 635031 and Birr, Birr Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 16m.
The distance between Bunratty Castle and Tullamore is 109 km. The road distance is 130.8 km.
The best way to get from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore without a car is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs €27 - €40.
It takes approximately 4h 11m to get from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore, including transfers.
Bunratty Castle to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Colbert Station, stop 635031.
The best way to get from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore is to train which takes 4h 11m and costs €27 - €40. Alternatively, you can bus and line 845 bus, which costs and takes 4h 16m.
Bunratty Castle to Tullamore bus services, operated by Kearns Transport, arrive at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs station.
Yes, the driving distance between Bunratty Castle to Tullamore is 131 km. It takes approximately 1h 35m to drive from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore.
What companies run services between Bunratty Castle, Ireland and Tullamore, IE-OY, Ireland?
Irish Rail operates a train from Limerick to Portarlington twice daily. Tickets cost €13 - €19 and the journey takes 1h 30m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Bunratty Castle to Tullamore via Bunratty, stop 609551, Colbert Station, stop 635031, and Birr, Birr Square in around 4h 16m.
Train from Limerick to Portarlington
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 30m
- Twice daily
- Estimated price
- €13 - €19
- Irish Rail
- Semi Flexible
- €13 - €16
- €16 - €19
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.
Bus from Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Birr, stop 152101
- Ave. Duration
- 1h 15m
- 4 times a day
- Estimated price
- €4 - €6
- Bus Eireann
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