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

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Bus

  1. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Columcille Street, stop 104531

Train, bus

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Longford
  2. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
  3. Take the train from Athlone to Tullamore

Bus via Carrick Plaza, stop 557811

  1. Take the bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Longford Station, stop 135771
  2. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Columcille Street, stop 104531

Train

  1. Take the train from Carrick on Shannon to Connolly
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

Drive

  1. Drive from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore

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The cheapest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore is to bus which costs €17 - €25 and takes 3h 2m.

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The fastest way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore is to drive. Taking this option will cost €22 - €35 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 Columcille Street, stop 104531 via Longford Station, stop 135771. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 10m.

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No, there is no direct train from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Carrick on Shannon and arriving at Tullamore via Busáras and Heuston. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 5m.

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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 which takes 3h 2m and costs €17 - €25.

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It takes approximately 3h 2m to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore, including transfers.

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

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Carrick on Shannon station.

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The best way to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore is to bus which takes 3h 2m and costs €17 - €25. Alternatively, you can train, which costs €25 - €40 and takes 4h 5m.

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Map of how to get from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 84.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 2m

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 Columcille Street, stop 104531 once a week. Tickets cost €10 - €15 and the journey takes 1h 39m. Alternatively, you can take a train from Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore via Connolly, Busáras, Heuston, and Heuston in around 4h 5m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Carrick on Shannon to Longford
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€7 - €9
Flexible
€8 - €10
Train from Athlone to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
23 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€7 - €10
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€7 - €9
Flexible
€8 - €10
Train from Carrick on Shannon to Connolly
Ave. Duration
2h 22m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€14 - €20
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€14 - €17
Flexible
€17 - €20
Train from Heuston to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€10 - €13
Flexible
€12 - €15
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 Columcille Street, stop 104531
Ave. Duration
1h 39m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Longford Station, stop 135771
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Once a week
Estimated price
€8 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Expressway
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Carrick Plaza, stop 557811 to Longford Station, stop 135771
Ave. Duration
31 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Columcille Street, stop 104531 station.

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Carrick-on-Shannon to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Tullamore 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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