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

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Bus via Dublin

  1. Take the bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Heuston Station, stop 135421
  2. Take the bus from Heuston Station, Heuston Station to Kilkenny, Ormond Road

Cheapest option

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Ormonde College, stop 557121

2 alternative options

Train

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Kilcock
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Kilkenny MacDonagh

Drive

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory
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The cheapest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory is to bus which costs €23 - €35 and takes 6h 18m.

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The quickest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory is to drive which costs €40 - €60 and takes 2h 42m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory. However, there are services departing from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 and arriving at Kells via Heuston Station, Heuston Station and Kilkenny. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 13m.

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The distance between Carrick-on-Shannon and Kells Priory is 166 km. The road distance is 216.4 km.

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory without a car is to bus via Dublin which takes 6h 13m and costs .

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It takes approximately 6h 13m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory, including transfers.

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

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory is to bus via Dublin which takes 6h 13m and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs €35 - €50 and takes 6h 47m.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory bus services, operated by J.J.Kavanagh & Sons, arrive at Kilkenny, Ormond Road station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory is 216 km. It takes approximately 2h 42m to drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory.

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Map of how to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory.
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  • Distance: 165.7 km
  • Duration: 6h 13m

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

You can take a bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory via Heuston Station, stop 135421, Heuston Station, Heuston Station, Kilkenny, Ormond Road, Kilkenny, and Kells in around 6h 13m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Carrick-on-Shannon to Kells Priory via Kilcock, Kilcock Square, stop 103421, Heuston Station, stop 135421, Heuston, Kilkenny MacDonagh, Kilkenny, MacDonagh Junction, Kilkenny, Market Yard, Kilkenny, and Kells in around 6h 47m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Carrick on Shannon to Kilcock
Ave. Duration
1h 41m
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€12 - €18
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€12 - €15
Flexible
€15 - €18
Train from Heuston to Kilkenny MacDonagh
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€13 - €18
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€13 - €15
Flexible
€15 - €18
Bus operators
Expressway
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Heuston Station, stop 135421
Ave. Duration
2h 24m
Frequency
Once daily
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 818 333 222
Email
info@jjkavanagh.ie
Website
jjkavanagh.ie
Bus from Heuston Station, Heuston Station to Kilkenny, Ormond Road
Ave. Duration
1h 45m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
J.J.Kavanagh & Sons
Bernard Kavanagh & Sons
Phone
+353 56 8831189
Email
info@bkavcoaches.com
Website
bernardkavanaghcoaches.com
Bus from Heuston Station, Heuston Station to Kilkenny, Ormond Road
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€13 - €17
Website
Bernard Kavanagh & Sons
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 Ormonde College, stop 557121
Ave. Duration
3h 51m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€16 - €23
Website
Bus Eireann

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