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There are 4 ways to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross by bus, train or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861
  2. Take the bus from Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 to Carrickmacross, stop 109091

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Drumcondra
  2. Take the bus from Drumcondra to Jayz Bar, Main Street

Bus via Dublin

  1. Take the bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Eden Quay, stop 135351
  2. Take the bus from Dublin, Wynn's Hotel to Jayz Bar, Main Street

Drive

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross

Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross by train and bus

The journey time between Carrick-on-Shannon and Carrickmacross is around 4h 33m and covers a distance of around 142 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Operated by Irish Rail, Bus Eireann and Andrew Wharton, the Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross service departs from Carrick on Shannon and arrives in Carrickmacross, stop 109091. Typically five services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

5 Weekly Services
4h 33m Average Duration
€18 Cheapest Price
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Carrick-on-Shannon → Carrickmacross
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The cheapest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross is to bus which costs €17 - €27 and takes 4h 33m.

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The fastest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross is to drive. Taking this option will cost €22 - €35 and takes 1h 47m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross. However, there are services departing from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 and arriving at Jayz Bar, Main Street via Dublin, Wynn's Hotel. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 58m.

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The distance between Carrick-on-Shannon and Carrickmacross is 90 km. The road distance is 120.9 km.

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross without a car is to bus which takes 4h 33m and costs €17 - €27.

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It takes approximately 4h 33m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross, including transfers.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross bus services, operated by Expressway, depart from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 station.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross bus services, operated by Collins Coaches, arrive at Jayz Bar, Main Street station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross is 121 km. It takes approximately 1h 47m to drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross.

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There are 12+ hotels available in Carrickmacross. Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 90.1 km
  • Duration: 4h 33m

What companies run services between Carrick-on-Shannon, IE-LM, Ireland and Carrickmacross, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Carrickmacross via Longford, Longford Station, stop 135771, and Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 in around 4h 33m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
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 Longford Station, stop 135771 to Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 to Carrickmacross, stop 109091
Ave. Duration
1h 5m
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€2 - €4
Website
Bus Eireann
Andrew Wharton
Phone
+353 86 818 1435
Website
andrewwhartoncoachhire.com
Bus from Longford, Outside Train Station to Cavan, Cavan Bus Station
Ave. Duration
1h 17m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Andrew Wharton
Collins Coaches
Phone
042 966 1631
Email
info@collinscoaches.ie
Website
collinscoaches.ie
Bus from Drumcondra to Jayz Bar, Main Street
Ave. Duration
1h 24m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Collins Coaches
Bus from Dublin, Wynn's Hotel to Jayz Bar, Main Street
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Collins Coaches
Expressway
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Eden Quay, stop 135351
Ave. Duration
2h 28m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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