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There are 4 ways to get from Kildare Village to Tullamore by train, bus, taxi or car

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Train  •  46 min

  1. Take the train from Kildare to Tullamore Galway Service / ...

€8 - €11

3 alternative options

Bus, line 829 bus  •  1h 58m

  1. Take the bus from Kildare Village to Portarlington Library 816
  2. Take the line 829 bus from Portarlington Library to Market Square Tullamore 829

€11 - €17

Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Kildare Village to Tullamore 46.5 km

€65 - €85

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Kildare Village to Tullamore 46.5 km

€5 - €8

Kildare Village to Tullamore by bus

The bus journey time between Kildare Village and Tullamore is around 1h 26m and covers a distance of around 46 km. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 5m. Operated by Dublin Coach, Transport for Ireland and Slieve Bloom Coach Tours, the Kildare Village to Tullamore bus service departs from Kildare Village and arrives in Market Square Tullamore. Typically 12 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

Bus route overview

Average bus time:
1h 26m
Fastest bus time:
1h 5m
Bus distance:
46 km
Buses per week:
12
Cheapest price:
€13
Carbon emissions:
5 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
07:40
Last bus departs at:
15:40

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Kildare Village to Tullamore bus schedules

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

Frequently Asked Questions


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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: 29 Jul 2021
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The cheapest way to get from Kildare Village to Tullamore is to drive which costs €5 - €8 and takes 42 min.

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The quickest way to get from Kildare Village to Tullamore is to taxi which costs €65 - €85 and takes 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Kildare Village to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Kildare Village and arriving at Market Square Tullamore via Portarlington Library. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 1h 58m.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Kildare and arriving at Tullamore. Services depart three times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 26 min.

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It is 40 km from Kildare Village to Tullamore. It is approximately 46.5 km to drive.

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The best way to get from Kildare Village to Tullamore without a car is to train which takes 46 min and costs €8 - €11.

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The train from Kildare to Tullamore takes 26 min including transfers and departs three times a day.

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Kildare Village to Tullamore bus services, operated by Dublin Coach, depart from Kildare Village station.

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Kildare Village to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Kildare station.

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The best way to get from Kildare Village to Tullamore is to train which takes 46 min and costs €8 - €11. Alternatively, you can bus and line 829 bus, which costs €10 - €17 and takes 1h 58m.

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Map of how to get from Kildare Village to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 40.4 km
  • Duration: 46 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Kildare to Tullamore 3 times a day. Tickets cost €8 - €11 and the journey takes 26 min. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Kildare Village to Tullamore via Portarlington Library in around 1h 58m.

Train operators
Bus operators
Dublin Coach
Transport for Ireland
Phone
+353 1 879 8300
Email
info@nationaltransport.ie
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Kildare Village to Portarlington Library
Ave. Duration
25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Transport for Ireland
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Phone
05786-24416
Email
slievebloomcoaches@live.com
Website
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus from Portarlington Library to Market Square Tullamore
Ave. Duration
33 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€5 - €8
Website
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Other operators
Taxi from Kildare Village to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
€65 - €85
Kildare Cabs
Phone
+353 45 530 814
Dave's Taxi & Limo Service
Phone
+353 86 405 3463

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Kildare Village to Tullamore bus services, operated by Slieve Bloom Coach Tours, arrive at Market Square Tullamore station.

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Kildare Village to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Tullamore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kildare Village to Tullamore is 47 km. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Kildare Village to Tullamore.

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