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There are 5 ways to get from Monaghan to Tullamore by bus, train or car

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Bus, train

  1. Take the bus from Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921 to Busáras, stop 135001
  2. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

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Bus via Dublin

  1. Take the bus from Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921 to Busáras, stop 135001
  2. Take the bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs

Bus, train via Dundalk

  1. Take the bus from Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921 to The Long Walk, stop 105091
  2. Take the train from Dundalk to Connolly
  3. Take the train from Heuston to Tullamore

Bus

  1. Take the bus from Monaghan, Monaghan Town Library to Cavan General Hospital
  2. Take the bus from Cavan General Hospital to Longford, Outside Train Station
  3. Take the bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Tullamore College, stop 135981

Drive

  1. Drive from Monaghan to Tullamore

Monaghan to Tullamore by bus, tram and train

The journey time between Monaghan and Tullamore is around 4h 28m and covers a distance of around 230 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 21m. The fastest journey normally takes 3h 48m. Operated by Bus Eireann, Translink UK, Luas and others, the Monaghan to Tullamore service departs from Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921 and arrives in Tullamore. Typically 46 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 7m
Layover time:
1h 21m
Total time:
4h 28m

Route information

Fastest journey time:
3h 48m
Journey distance:
230 km
Services per week:
46
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
21 kg CO2

First and last service

First service departs at:
03:22
Last service departs at:
15:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Monaghan to Tullamore bus, tram and train schedules

Monaghan → Tullamore
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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: 15 Oct 2021
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Questions & Answers

The cost-effective way to get from Monaghan to Tullamore is to drive, which costs €18 - €27 and takes 2h 3m.

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The quickest way to get from Monaghan to Tullamore is to drive which costs €18 - €27 and takes 2h 3m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Monaghan station to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921 and arriving at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs via Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 47m.

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The distance between Monaghan and Tullamore is 114 km. The road distance is 156.2 km.

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The best way to get from Monaghan to Tullamore without a car is to bus and train which takes 4h 5m and costs €28 - €40.

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It takes approximately 4h 5m to get from Monaghan to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Monaghan to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Monaghan to Tullamore is 156 km. It takes approximately 2h 3m to drive from Monaghan 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 Monaghan to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 113.6 km
  • Duration: 4h 5m

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

You can take a bus from Monaghan to Tullamore via Busáras, stop 135001 and Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge in around 4h 47m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Heuston to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
53 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€10 - €13
Flexible
€13 - €15
Train from Dundalk to Connolly
Ave. Duration
1h 21m
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€10 - €14
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€10 - €12
Flexible
€12 - €14
Columbuzz
Website
columbuzz.nl
Train from Heuston to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
54 min
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Columbuzz
Train from Dundalk to Connolly
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Website
Columbuzz
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 Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921 to Busáras, stop 135001
Ave. Duration
2h
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
€13 - €19
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Monaghan Bus Station, stop 155921 to The Long Walk, stop 105091
Ave. Duration
51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Longford Station, stop 135771 to Tullamore College, stop 135981
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Twice a week
Estimated price
€10 - €15
Website
Bus Eireann
Translink UK
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Dublin, Halfpenny Bridge to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs
Ave. Duration
1h 35m
Frequency
Every 2 hours
Website
Kearns Transport
Columbuzz
Website
columbuzz.nl
Bus from Monaghan, Monaghan Town Library to Cavan General Hospital
Ave. Duration
1h 22m
Frequency
4 times a day
Website
Columbuzz
Andrew Wharton
Phone
+353 86 818 1435
Website
andrewwhartoncoachhire.com
Bus from Cavan General Hospital to Longford, Outside Train Station
Ave. Duration
1h 13m
Frequency
Hourly
Website
Andrew Wharton

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