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

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Bus, line 830 bus  •  2h 5m

  1. Take the bus from Roscrea, Rosemary Square Roscrea to Laois Shopping Centre 735 / ...
  2. Take the line 830 bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore, Tullamore 830

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Taxi  •  42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Roscrea to Tullamore 44.5 km

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Bus, train  •  2h 36m

  1. Take the bus from Roscrea, Rosemary Square Roscrea to Laois Shopping Centre 735 / ...
  2. Take the train from Portarlington to Tullamore Galway Service / ...

Drive  •  42 min

  1. Drive from Roscrea to Tullamore 44.5 km

Roscrea to Tullamore by bus

The bus journey time between Roscrea and Tullamore is around 2h 12m and covers a distance of around 81 km. This includes an average layover time of around 1h 3m. The fastest bus normally takes 1h 20m. Operated by Kenneally's Bus Service, Local Link Laois Offaly and Slieve Bloom Coach Tours, the Roscrea to Tullamore bus service departs from Roscrea, Rosemary Square Roscrea and arrives in Tullamore, Tullamore. Typically 41 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 9m
Layover time:
1h 3m
Total time:
2h 12m

Bus route information

Fastest bus time:
1h 20m
Bus distance:
81 km
Buses per week:
41
Cheapest price:
-
Carbon emissions:
10 kg CO2

First and last buses

First bus departs at:
05:00
Last bus departs at:
19:20

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Roscrea to Tullamore bus schedules

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from Roscrea to Tullamore is to drive which costs €5 - €8 and takes 42 min.

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The fastest way to get from Roscrea to Tullamore is to taxi which takes 42 min and costs €75 - €90.

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No, there is no direct bus from Roscrea to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Roscrea, Rosemary Square Roscrea and arriving at Tullamore, Tullamore via Laois Shopping Centre. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2h 5m.

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The distance between Roscrea and Tullamore is 41 km. The road distance is 44.5 km.

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The best way to get from Roscrea to Tullamore without a car is to bus and line 830 bus which takes 2h 5m and costs .

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It takes approximately 2h 5m to get from Roscrea to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Roscrea to Tullamore bus services, operated by Kenneally's Bus Service, depart from Roscrea, Rosemary Square Roscrea station.

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Roscrea to Tullamore bus services, operated by Slieve Bloom Coach Tours, arrive at Tullamore, Tullamore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Roscrea to Tullamore is 45 km. It takes approximately 42 min to drive from Roscrea to Tullamore.

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  • Distance: 41 km
  • Duration: 2h 5m

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

You can take a bus from Roscrea to Tullamore via Laois Shopping Centre in around 2h 5m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Bus operators
Kenneally's Bus Service
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Roscrea, Rosemary Square Roscrea to Laois Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
30 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
Local Link Laois Offaly
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Roscrea, Rosemary Square Roscrea to Laois Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a day
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
Other operators
Taxi from Roscrea to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
42 min
Estimated price
€75 - €90
M&M Cabs
Phone
+353 87 673 7447
Henseys Hackney Service Birr
Phone
+353 87 666 1420
Website
henseyhackneybirr.business.site

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