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There are 4 ways to get from Clifden to Tullamore by bus, train or car

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Recommended

Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Clifden, stop 635401 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
  2. Take the train from Galway to Tullamore

Cheapest

Bus, train via Galway

  1. Take the bus from Clifden, Clifden to Galway City, Coach Station
  2. Take the train from Galway to Tullamore

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Clifden, Clifden to Galway City, Coach Station
  2. Take the bus from Galway City, Coach Station to Kilbeggan

Drive

  1. Drive from Clifden to Tullamore

Clifden to Tullamore by bus and train

The journey time between Clifden and Tullamore is around 5h 24m and covers a distance of around 194 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 20m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 4m. Operated by Bus Eireann and Irish Rail, the Clifden to Tullamore service departs from Clifden, stop 635401 and arrives in Tullamore. Typically 18 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
3h 4m
Layover time:
2h 20m
Total time:
5h 24m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 4m
Journey distance:
194 km
Services per week:
18
Cheapest price:
€22
Carbon emissions:
15 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
09:00
Last service departs at:
16:15

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Clifden to Tullamore bus and train schedules

Clifden → Tullamore
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Rules to follow in Ireland

2m

Mandatory

Mandatory

Travel within Ireland

Nationwide control measures in place

COVID-19 help in Ireland

If you need help, visit the national COVID-19 website or call the COVID-19 Helpline 1850 24 1850

Frequently Asked Questions


There are currently travel restrictions within Ireland.

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Domestic travel is not restricted, but some conditions may apply

  • Face masks are mandatory
  • There is a social distancing requirement of 2 metres
  • Nationwide control measures in place

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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Tullamore is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Tullamore is mandatory.

The social distance requirement in Tullamore is 2 metres.

Make yourself known to an official member of staff and/or call the national coronavirus helpline number on 1850 24 1850.

Last updated: 12 Sep 2021
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Questions & Answers

The most affordable way to get from Clifden to Tullamore is to bus and train via Galway, which costs €19 - €30 and takes 3h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Clifden to Tullamore is to drive which costs €22 - €35 and takes 2h 25m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Clifden to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Clifden, Clifden and arriving at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs via Galway City, Coach Station and John Carroll Car Sales. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 5h 55m.

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The distance between Clifden and Tullamore is 169 km. The road distance is 198.7 km.

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The best way to get from Clifden to Tullamore without a car is to bus and train which takes 3h 54m and costs €22 - €35.

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It takes approximately 3h 54m to get from Clifden to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Clifden to Tullamore bus services, operated by Citylink, depart from Clifden, Clifden station.

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Clifden to Tullamore bus services, operated by Citylink, arrive at Kilbeggan station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Clifden to Tullamore is 199 km. It takes approximately 2h 25m to drive from Clifden to Tullamore.

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There are 25+ hotels available in Tullamore. Prices start at €87 per night.

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Map of how to get from Clifden to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 169.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 54m

What companies run services between Clifden, Ireland and Tullamore, IE-OY, Ireland?

You can take a bus from Clifden to Tullamore via Galway City, Coach Station, Kilbeggan, and John Carroll Car Sales in around 5h 55m.

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 Clifden, stop 635401 to Galway Bus Station, stop 555041
Ave. Duration
1h 25m
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Citylink
Phone
+353 91 564 164
Email
info@citylink.ie
Website
citylink.ie
Bus from Clifden, Clifden to Galway City, Coach Station
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €14
Website
Citylink
Standard
€9 - €14
Web Fare
€7 - €11
Bus from Galway City, Coach Station to Kilbeggan
Ave. Duration
2h 10m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€9 - €16
Website
Citylink
Standard
€11 - €16
Web Fare
€9 - €14

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