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There are 3 ways to get from Knock Shrine to Tullamore by bus, train or car

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Recommended

Line 440 bus, train

  1. Take the line 440 bus from Knock, stop 555381 to Ballyhaunis, stop 555731
  2. Take the train from Ballyhaunis to Tullamore

Cheapest

Bus, line 73 bus

  1. Take the bus from Knock, stop 555381 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
  2. Take the line 73 bus from Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 to Tullamore College, stop 135981

Drive

  1. Drive from Knock Shrine to Tullamore

Knock Shrine to Tullamore by walk, bus and train

The journey time between Knock Shrine and Tullamore is around 4h 36m and covers a distance of around 141 km. This includes an average layover time of around 2h 53m. The fastest journey normally takes 2h 9m. Services are operated by Bus Eireann and Irish Rail. Typically 31 services run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average journey times

Time on transportation:
1h 42m
Layover time:
2h 53m
Total time:
4h 36m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
2h 9m
Journey distance:
141 km
Services per week:
31
Cheapest price:
€19
Carbon emissions:
9 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
07:10
Last service departs at:
20:33

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Knock Shrine to Tullamore walk, bus and train schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Knock Shrine to Tullamore is to bus and line 73 bus which costs €14 - €20 and takes 3h 41m.

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The quickest way to get from Knock Shrine to Tullamore is to drive which costs €15 - €22 and takes 1h 41m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Knock Shrine to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Knock, stop 555381 and arriving at Tullamore College, stop 135981 via Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 41m.

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The distance between Knock Shrine and Tullamore is 110 km. The road distance is 129 km.

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The best way to get from Knock Shrine to Tullamore without a car is to line 440 bus and train which takes 3h 3m and costs €18 - €27.

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It takes approximately 3h 3m to get from Knock Shrine to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Knock Shrine to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Knock, stop 555381 station.

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Knock Shrine to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Tullamore College, stop 135981 station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Knock Shrine to Tullamore is 129 km. It takes approximately 1h 41m to drive from Knock Shrine to Tullamore.

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Map of how to get from Knock Shrine to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 110.4 km
  • Duration: 3h 3m

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

You can take a bus from Knock Shrine to Tullamore via Knock, stop 555381 and Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 in around 3h 41m.

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 Knock, stop 555381 to Ballyhaunis, stop 555731
Ave. Duration
29 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €11
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Knock, stop 555381 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€12 - €17
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 to Tullamore College, stop 135981
Ave. Duration
43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€2 - €3
Website
Bus Eireann

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