There are 4 ways to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone by taxi, train, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Taxi, train  •  1 h 20 min

  1. Take a taxi from Knock Airport (NOC) to Ballyhaunis
  2. Take the train from Ballyhaunis to Athlone Westport Service

$52 - $66

Cheapest option

Bus  •  2 h 7 min

  1. Take the bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station 440

$21 - $23

2 alternative options

Taxi  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Take a taxi from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone 63 miles

$140 - $180

Drive  •  1 h 17 min

  1. Drive from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone 63 miles

$13 - $20

What companies run services between Knock Airport (NOC), Ireland and Athlone, Ireland?

Bus Eireann operates a bus from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone 4 times a day. Tickets cost $21 - $23 and the journey takes 2 h 7 min.

Train operators
Bus operators
Bus Eireann
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Lurga, Knock Airport to Athlone, Athlone Bus Station
Ave. Duration
2 h 7 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
$21 - $23
Schedules at
buseireann.ie
Other operators
Taxi from Knock Airport (NOC) to Ballyhaunis
Ave. Duration
20 min
Estimated price
$35 - $45

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Questions & Answers

How far is it from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone?

The distance between Knock Airport (NOC) and Athlone is 78 km. The road distance is 101 km.

What is the cheapest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone?

The cheapest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone is to drive which costs 11€ - 17€ and takes 1 h 17 min.

What is the fastest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone?

The quickest way to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone is to taxi which takes 1 h 17 min and costs 110€ - 140€.

Is there a direct bus between Knock Airport (NOC) and Athlone?

Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Lurga, Knock Airport and arriving at Athlone, Athlone Bus Station. Services depart four times a day, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 h 7 min.

How long does it take to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone?

It takes approximately 1 h 20 min to get from Knock Airport (NOC) to Athlone, including transfers.