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There are 3 ways to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra by bus, taxi or car

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop to Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo
  2. Take the bus from Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo to Dowra, Dowra

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra

Drive

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra

Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra by bus

4 Weekly Buses
1h 56m Average Duration
€10 Cheapest Price
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Carrick-on-Shannon → Dowra
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Dowra is 1850 24 1850.

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The cheapest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra is to drive which costs €5 - €9 and takes 31 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra is to taxi which costs €45 - €60 and takes 31 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra. However, there are services departing from Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop and arriving at Dowra, Dowra via Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 56m.

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The distance between Carrick-on-Shannon and Dowra is 28 km. The road distance is 31.2 km.

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra without a car is to bus which takes 1h 56m and costs €10 - €20.

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It takes approximately 1h 56m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra, including transfers.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra bus services, operated by Local Link Donegal Sligo Leitrim, depart from Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop station.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra bus services, operated by Local Link Donegal Sligo Leitrim, arrive at Dowra, Dowra station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra is 31 km. It takes approximately 31 min to drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra.

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There are one+ hotels available in Dowra. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra.
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  • Distance: 27.9 km
  • Duration: 1h 56m

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

You can take a bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra via Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo in around 1h 56m.

Bus operators
Local Link Donegal Sligo Leitrim
Phone
074 9741644
Email
Donegal@locallink.ie
Website
locallinkdonegal.ie
Bus from Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop to Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Local Link Donegal Sligo Leitrim
Bus from Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo to Dowra, Dowra
Ave. Duration
21 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Local Link Donegal Sligo Leitrim
Local Link Longford Westmeath Roscommon
Phone
044 9340801
Email
lwr@locallink.ie
Website
locallinklwr.ie
Bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Drumshanbo
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Local Link Longford Westmeath Roscommon
local link
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Drumshanbo
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Westlink Coaches
Phone
071 9641059
Website
westlinkcoaches.ie
Bus from Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop to Keane's Tile Shop
Ave. Duration
18 min
Frequency
5 times a week
Estimated price
€3 - €5
Website
Westlink Coaches
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 Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Drumshanbo, stop 559021
Ave. Duration
22 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Drumshanbo, stop 559021 to Dowra, stop 559041
Ave. Duration
26 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Taxi from Carrick-on-Shannon to Dowra
Ave. Duration
31 min
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Leitrim Taxis and Transport Service
Phone
+353 83 856 9506
Website
leitrimtaxis.ie
AC Cabs
Phone
+353 86 730 7852

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