Travel within Ireland is: Partially open. See details.
Rome2rio uses cookies to help personalize content and show you personalised ads. By proceeding, you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our privacy policy. You may opt out of personalised ads at any time. OK

Need a hotel room in ?

Book now

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

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Bus  •  20 min

  1. Take the bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 to Elphin, stop 152381 468 / ...

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  13 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin 14 km

Drive  •  13 min

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin 14 km

Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin by bus

The bus journey time between Carrick-on-Shannon and Elphin is around 20 min and covers a distance of around 14 km. Operated by Bus Eireann and Local Link Longford Westmeath Roscommon, the Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin bus service departs from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 and arrives in Elphin, stop 152381. Typically six buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

6 Weekly Buses
20 min Average Duration
€6 Cheapest Price
See schedules
Carrick-on-Shannon → Elphin
Partially open

Travel safe during COVID-19

Rules to follow in Ireland

m

Recommended

Recommended

Travel within Ireland

Observe COVID-19 safety rules

COVID-19 help in Ireland

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1850 24 1850

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Ireland.

Explore options for future travel

Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are recommended
  • Observe COVID-19 safety rules

Explore travel options

The national COVID-19 helpline number in Elphin is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Elphin is recommended.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

Last updated: 3 Aug 2022
Exceptions may apply, for full details: European Union.

We're working around the clock to bring you the latest COVID-19 travel updates.
This information is compiled from official sources. To the best of our knowledge, it is correct as of the last update.
Visit Rome2rio travel advice for general help.

Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin is to drive, which costs €2 - €4 and takes 13 min.

More details

The quickest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin is to taxi which costs €23 - €28 and takes 13 min.

More details

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 and arriving at Elphin, stop 152381. Services depart six times a week, and operate Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday. The journey takes approximately 20 min.

More details

The distance between Carrick-on-Shannon and Elphin is 13 km. The road distance is 14 km.

Get driving directions

The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin without a car is to bus which takes 20 min and costs €6 - €10.

More details

The bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 to Elphin, stop 152381 takes 20 min including transfers and departs six times a week.

More details

Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 station.

More details

Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Elphin, stop 152381 station.

More details

Yes, the driving distance between Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin is 14 km. It takes approximately 13 min to drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin.

Get driving directions

There are 10+ hotels available in Elphin. Prices start at €87 per night.

More details

Map of how to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin.
Launch map view
  • Distance: 12.6 km
  • Duration: 20 min

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 to Elphin, stop 152381 6 times a week. Tickets cost €6 - €10 and the journey takes 20 min. Local Link Longford Westmeath Roscommon also services this route 3 times a week.

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 Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 to Elphin, stop 152381
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Bus Eireann
Local Link Longford Westmeath Roscommon
Phone
044 9340801
Email
lwr@locallink.ie
Website
locallinklwr.ie
Bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
3 times a week
Website
Local Link Longford Westmeath Roscommon
Other operators
Taxi from Carrick-on-Shannon to Elphin
Ave. Duration
13 min
Estimated price
€23 - €28
Leitrim Taxis and Transport Service
Phone
+353 83 856 9506
Website
leitrimtaxis.ie
AC Cabs
Phone
+353 86 730 7852

Want to know more about travelling around the world?

Rome2rio's Travel Guide series provide vital information for the global traveller. Read our range of informative guides on popular transport routes and companies - including What are the different types of Renfe trains in Spain?, Need to know: Eurostar and Heading to Europe? Read this before you buy a Eurail Pass - to help you get the most out of your next trip.

ticket