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There are 3 ways to get from Portlaoise to Castlecomer by bus, taxi or car

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Bus  •  1h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Castlecomer 838

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Taxi  •  29 min

  1. Take a taxi from Portlaoise to Castlecomer 32.3 km

Drive  •  29 min

  1. Drive from Portlaoise to Castlecomer 32.3 km
Portlaoise → Castlecomer
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The national COVID-19 helpline number in Castlecomer is 1850 24 1850.

Wearing a face mask on public transport in Castlecomer is recommended.

The social distance requirement in Castlecomer is 2 metres.

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The cheapest way to get from Portlaoise to Castlecomer is to drive which costs €4 - €6 and takes 29 min.

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The quickest way to get from Portlaoise to Castlecomer is to taxi which costs €45 - €60 and takes 29 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Laois Shopping Centre and arriving at Castlecomer. Services depart twice daily, and operate Monday to Saturday. The journey takes approximately 1h 15m.

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The distance between Portlaoise and Castlecomer is 26 km. The road distance is 32.3 km.

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The best way to get from Portlaoise to Castlecomer without a car is to bus which takes 1h 15m and costs €8 - €13.

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The bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Castlecomer takes 1h 15m including transfers and departs twice daily.

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Portlaoise to Castlecomer bus services, operated by Slieve Bloom Coach Tours, depart from Laois Shopping Centre station.

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Portlaoise to Castlecomer bus services, operated by Slieve Bloom Coach Tours, arrive at Castlecomer station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Portlaoise to Castlecomer is 32 km. It takes approximately 29 min to drive from Portlaoise to Castlecomer.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Castlecomer. Prices start at €87 per night.

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  • Distance: 26 km
  • Duration: 1h 15m

What companies run services between Portlaoise, Ireland and Castlecomer, IE-KK, Ireland?

Slieve Bloom Coach Tours operates a bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Castlecomer twice daily. Tickets cost €8 - €13 and the journey takes 1h 15m.

Bus operators
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Phone
05786-24416
Email
slievebloomcoaches@live.com
Website
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Castlecomer
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €13
Website
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Other operators
Taxi from Portlaoise to Castlecomer
Ave. Duration
29 min
Estimated price
€45 - €60
Laois taxis
Phone
+353 57 866 5555
Kelly's Taxi Service
Phone
+353 86 262 4558
J Taxi Services
Phone
+353 87 242 1876
Website
jtaxiservices.ie
Charlie Taxi Services
Phone
+353 87 348 5118
Website
charlietaxiservices.ie

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