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

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Bus via Longford

  1. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Tullamore College, stop 135981

Cheapest

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Austin Friar Street, stop 135751
  2. Take the bus from Mullingar, Mullingar Austin Friar Street to Tullamore High Street Post Office

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Mullingar, Mullingar
  2. Take the bus from Main Street to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs

Drive

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore

Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore by train and bus

The journey time between Carrick-on-Shannon and Tullamore is around 2h 39m and covers a distance of around 117 km. This includes an average layover time of around 41 min. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 39m. Operated by Irish Rail and Bus Eireann, the Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore service departs from Carrick on Shannon and arrives in Tullamore College, stop 135981. Typically only one service runs weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 58m
Layover time:
41 min
Total time:
2h 39m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 39m
Journey distance:
117 km
Services per week:
1
Cheapest price:
€18
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
17:21
Last service departs at:
17:21

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore train and bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore is to drive which costs €13 - €20 and takes 1h 24m.

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The fastest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore is to drive. Taking this option will cost €13 - €20 and takes 1h 24m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 and arriving at Tullamore High Street Post Office via Mullingar, Mullingar Austin Friar Street. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 13m.

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The distance between Carrick-on-Shannon and Tullamore is 84 km. The road distance is 116.6 km.

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore without a car is to bus via Longford which takes 2h 59m and costs €17 - €25.

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It takes approximately 2h 59m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 station.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore bus services, operated by Slieve Bloom Coach Tours, arrive at Tullamore High Street Post Office station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore is 117 km. It takes approximately 1h 24m to drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore.

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Map of how to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 84.4 km
  • Duration: 2h 59m

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

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Tullamore College, stop 135981 once a week. Tickets cost €10 - €15 and the journey takes 1h 35m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Carrick on Shannon to Mullingar, Mullingar
Ave. Duration
1h 4m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€10 - €12
Flexible
€11 - €14
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 Tullamore College, stop 135981
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Austin Friar Street, stop 135751
Ave. Duration
1h 23m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Phone
05786-24416
Email
slievebloomcoaches@live.com
Website
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus from Mullingar, Mullingar Austin Friar Street to Tullamore High Street Post Office
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Main Street to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Kearns Transport

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