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

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Line 323 bus, line 72 bus, line 845 bus

  1. Take the line 323 bus from Ballina, stop 331791 to Kickham Street, stop 155481
  2. Take the line 72 bus from Kickham Street, stop 155481 to Birr, stop 152101
  3. Take the line 845 bus from Birr, Birr Square to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs

Cheapest option

Line 323 bus, train

  1. Take the line 323 bus from Ballina Church, stop 635491 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
  2. Take the train from Limerick to Portarlington

2 alternative options

Line 323 bus, bus, line 830 bus

  1. Take the line 323 bus from Ballina, stop 331791 to Kickham Street, stop 155481
  2. Take the bus from Nenagh, Nenagh to Laois Shopping Centre
  3. Take the line 830 bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore, Tullamore

Drive

  1. Drive from Killaloe to Tullamore

Killaloe to Tullamore by bus

The bus journey time between Killaloe and Tullamore is around 8h 59m and covers a distance of around 98 km. This includes an average layover time of around 7h 15m. The fastest bus normally takes 2h 53m. Operated by Bus Eireann and Kearns Transport, the Killaloe to Tullamore bus service departs from Ballina, stop 331791 and arrives in Tullamore, Classy Cloggs. Typically 11 buses run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average bus journey times

Time on bus:
1h 44m
Layover time:
7h 15m
Total time:
8h 59m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
2h 53m
Bus distance:
98 km
Buses per week:
11
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
12 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
10:38
Last bus departs at:
16:45

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Killaloe to Tullamore bus schedules

Killaloe → Tullamore
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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: 15 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Killaloe to Tullamore is to drive which costs €11 - €17 and takes 1h 17m.

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The fastest way to get from Killaloe to Tullamore is to drive. Taking this option will cost €11 - €17 and takes 1h 17m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Killaloe to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Ballina, stop 331791 and arriving at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs via Kickham Street, stop 155481 and Birr, Birr Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 39m.

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The distance between Killaloe and Tullamore is 82 km. The road distance is 95.6 km.

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The best way to get from Killaloe to Tullamore without a car is to line 323 bus and line 72 bus and line 845 bus which takes 3h 39m and costs .

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It takes approximately 3h 39m to get from Killaloe to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Killaloe to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Ballina, stop 331791 station.

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Killaloe to Tullamore bus services, operated by Kearns Transport, arrive at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Killaloe to Tullamore is 96 km. It takes approximately 1h 17m to drive from Killaloe to Tullamore.

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

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Map of how to get from Killaloe to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 82 km
  • Duration: 3h 39m

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

You can take a bus from Killaloe to Tullamore via Kickham Street, stop 155481 and Birr, Birr Square in around 3h 39m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
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 Ballina, stop 331791 to Kickham Street, stop 155481
Ave. Duration
34 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Kickham Street, stop 155481 to Birr, stop 152101
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Ballina Church, stop 635491 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
Ave. Duration
56 min
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Birr, Birr Square to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Kearns Transport
Kenneally's Bus Service
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Nenagh, Nenagh to Laois Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1h
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Phone
05786-24416
Email
slievebloomcoaches@live.com
Website
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore, Tullamore
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours

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