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There are 5 ways to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone by bus, train or car

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Bus  •  6h 32m

  1. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 425 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Roundstone, stop 534711 419

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Bus via Sligo  •  6h 49m

  1. Take the bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 to Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 23 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 64
  3. Take the bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Roundstone, stop 534711 419

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Bus, train  •  7h 2m

  1. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 466 / ...
  2. Take the train from Athlone to Galway Re / ...
  3. Take the bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Roundstone, stop 534711 419

Bus via Roscommon  •  7h 32m

  1. Take the bus from The Square Roscommon to Galway Cathedral 433
  2. Take the bus from NUIG Main Gate, stop 523031 to Roundstone, stop 534711 419

Drive  •  2h 32m

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone 182.2 km

Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone by train and bus

The journey time between Carrick-on-Shannon and Roundstone is around 6h 32m and covers a distance of around 221 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h. Operated by Irish Rail and Bus Eireann, the Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone service departs from Carrick on Shannon and arrives in Roundstone, stop 534711. Typically three services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

3 Weekly Services
6h 32m Average Duration
€23 Cheapest Price
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The cheapest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone is to bus via Sligo which costs €19 - €30 and takes 6h 49m.

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The quickest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone is to drive which costs €35 - €55 and takes 2h 32m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone. However, there are services departing from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 and arriving at Roundstone, stop 534711 via Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 and Galway Bus Station, stop 555041. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 6h 49m.

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It is 135 km from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone. It is approximately 182.2 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone without a car is to bus which takes 6h 32m and costs €22 - €35.

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It takes approximately 6h 32m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone, including transfers.

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

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Roundstone, stop 534711 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone is 182 km. It takes approximately 2h 32m to drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone.

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  • Distance: 134.8 km
  • Duration: 6h 32m

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

You can take a bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Roundstone via Longford, Longford Station, stop 135771, and Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 in around 6h 32m.

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 Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
2h 30m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €17
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Galway Bus Station, stop 555041 to Roundstone, stop 534711
Ave. Duration
1h 38m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 556261 to Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081
Ave. Duration
46 min
Frequency
5 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Sligo Bus Station, stop 555081 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
2h 25m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from NUIG Main Gate, stop 523031 to Roundstone, stop 534711
Ave. Duration
1h 29m
Frequency
3 times a week
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus4u
Phone
+353 86 043 0753
Email
brenboyle@eircom.net
Website
bus4u.net
Bus from The Square Roscommon to Galway Cathedral
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
5 times a day
Website
Bus4u

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