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

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Train, bus  •  3h 48m

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Longford Ic / ...
  2. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Cavan Bus Station, stop 135861 466 / ...
  3. Take the bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Killashandra, Killashandra 929 / ...

Cheapest option

Bus, line 465 bus  •  4h 9m

  1. Take the bus from Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop to Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo 567 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Drumshanbo to Carrigallen, Carrigallen 573 / ...
  3. Take the line 465 bus from Carrigallen, stop 559001 to Killashandra, stop 557301 465

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra 47 km

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra 47 km

Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra by train and bus

The journey time between Carrick-on-Shannon and Killeshandra is around 3h 48m and covers a distance of around 107 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Operated by Irish Rail, Bus Eireann, Andrew Wharton and others, the Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra service departs from Carrick on Shannon and arrives in Killashandra, Killashandra. Typically 25 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

25 Weekly Services
3h 48m Average Duration
€23 Cheapest Price
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra is to drive, which costs €8 - €13 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra is to taxi which costs €75 - €95 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra. However, there are services departing from Carrick-on-Shannon, Carrick On Shannon Coffee Shop and arriving at Killashandra, stop 557301 via Drumshanbo and Carrigallen, stop 559001. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 9m.

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The distance between Carrick-on-Shannon and Killeshandra is 38 km. The road distance is 47 km.

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra without a car is to train and bus which takes 3h 48m and costs €22 - €35.

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It takes approximately 3h 48m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra, including transfers.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra 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 Killeshandra bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Killashandra, stop 557301 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra is 47 km. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra.

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There are 11+ hotels available in Killeshandra. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra.
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  • Distance: 37.9 km
  • Duration: 3h 48m

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

You can take a bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra via Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo, Drumshanbo, Carrigallen, Carrigallen, and Carrigallen, stop 559001 in around 4h 9m.

Train operators
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 Killashandra, stop 557461
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Bus Eireann
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 559341 to Carrigallen, stop 559361
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Carrigallen, stop 559001 to Killashandra, stop 557301
Ave. Duration
39 min
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€7 - €11
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
Local Link Cavan Monaghan
Phone
1850 211 923
Email
cm@locallink.ie
Website
locallinkcm.ie
Bus from Cavan, Cavan Bus Station to Killashandra, Killashandra
Ave. Duration
20 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
Local Link Cavan Monaghan
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 to Carrigallen, Carrigallen
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
5 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
Other operators
Taxi from Carrick-on-Shannon to Killeshandra
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
€75 - €95
Leitrim Taxis and Transport Service
Phone
+353 83 856 9506
Website
leitrimtaxis.ie
AC Cabs
Phone
+353 86 730 7852

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