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

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Train  •  3h 28m

  1. Take the train from Tipperary to Limerick Junction
  2. Take the train from Limerick Junction to Portarlington
  3. Take the train from Portarlington to Tullamore

4 alternative options

Line 55 bus, bus, line 845 bus  •  4h 30m

  1. Take the line 55 bus from Abbey Street, stop 331851 to Colbert Station, stop 635031 55 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Birr, stop 152101 72
  3. Take the line 845 bus from Birr, Birr Square to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs 845 / ...

Bus, line 830 bus  •  4h 45m

  1. Take the bus from Main Street, Cashel to Laois Shopping Centre 828
  2. Take the line 830 bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore, Tullamore 830

Bus, line 830 bus via Hospital  •  5h

  1. Take the bus from Main Street, Cashel to Midland Regional Hospital 828
  2. Take the line 830 bus from Hospital to Tullamore, Tullamore 830

Drive  •  1h 29m

  1. Drive from Tipperary to Tullamore 129.9 km

Tipperary to Tullamore by train

The train journey time between Tipperary and Tullamore is around 14h 54m and covers a distance of around 136 km. This includes an average layover time of around 13h 14m. The fastest train normally takes 14h 37m. Services are operated by Irish Rail. Typically five trains run weekly, although weekend and holiday schedules can vary so check in advance.

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Average train journey times

Time on train:
1h 40m
Layover time:
13h 14m
Total time:
14h 54m

Train route information

Fastest train time:
14h 37m
Train distance:
136 km
Trains per week:
5
Cheapest price:
€24
Carbon emissions:
7 kg CO2

First and last trains

First train departs at:
17:54
Last train departs at:
17:54

The schedules shown below are for the next available departures.

Tipperary to Tullamore train schedules

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The cheapest way to get from Tipperary to Tullamore is to drive which costs €15 - €22 and takes 1h 29m.

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The quickest way to get from Tipperary to Tullamore is to drive which costs €15 - €22 and takes 1h 29m.

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No, there is no direct bus from Tipperary to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Abbey Street, stop 331851 and arriving at Tullamore, Classy Cloggs via Colbert Station, stop 635031 and Birr, Birr Square. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 4h 30m.

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No, there is no direct train from Tipperary to Tullamore. However, there are services departing from Tipperary and arriving at Tullamore via Limerick Junction and Portarlington. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 3h 28m.

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The distance between Tipperary and Tullamore is 100 km. The road distance is 129.9 km.

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The best way to get from Tipperary to Tullamore without a car is to train which takes 3h 28m and costs €24 - €35.

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It takes approximately 3h 28m to get from Tipperary to Tullamore, including transfers.

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Tipperary to Tullamore bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Abbey Street, stop 331851 station.

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Tipperary to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, depart from Tipperary station.

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The best way to get from Tipperary to Tullamore is to train which takes 3h 28m and costs €24 - €35. Alternatively, you can line 55 bus and bus and line 845 bus, which costs and takes 4h 30m.

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Map of how to get from Tipperary to Tullamore.
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  • Distance: 99.7 km
  • Duration: 3h 28m

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

You can take a train from Tipperary to Tullamore via Limerick Junction and Portarlington in around 3h 28m. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Tipperary to Tullamore via Colbert Station, stop 635031 and Birr, Birr Square in around 4h 30m.

Train operators
Irish Rail
Phone
+353 1 836 6222
Email
digital@irishrail.ie
Website
irishrail.ie
Train from Tipperary to Limerick Junction
Ave. Duration
14 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€6 - €7
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€6 - €7
Flexible
€6 - €7
Train from Limerick Junction to Portarlington
Ave. Duration
59 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
€11 - €16
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€11 - €14
Flexible
€13 - €16
Train from Portarlington to Tullamore
Ave. Duration
15 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€7 - €9
Website
Irish Rail
Semi Flexible
€7 - €9
Flexible
€7 - €9
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 Abbey Street, stop 331851 to Colbert Station, stop 635031
Ave. Duration
40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Bus from Colbert Station, stop 635031 to Birr, stop 152101
Ave. Duration
1h 15m
Frequency
4 times a day
Estimated price
€4 - €6
Website
Bus Eireann
Kearns Transport
Phone
057 912 0124
Email
info@kearnstransport.com
Website
kearnstransport.com
Bus from Birr, Birr Square to Tullamore, Classy Cloggs
Ave. Duration
35 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Website
Kearns Transport
Local Link Laois Offaly
Website
transportforireland.ie
Bus from Main Street, Cashel to Laois Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Schedules at
transportforireland.ie
M&A Coaches
Phone
+353 56 883 3454
Email
emma@mandacoaches.com
Website
mandacoaches.com
Bus from Main Street, Cashel to Laois Shopping Centre
Ave. Duration
1h 30m
Frequency
3 times a day
Website
M&A Coaches
Bus from Main Street, Cashel to Midland Regional Hospital
Ave. Duration
1h 40m
Frequency
Twice daily
Website
M&A Coaches
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Phone
05786-24416
Email
slievebloomcoaches@live.com
Website
slievebloomcoaches.ie
Bus from Laois Shopping Centre to Tullamore, Tullamore
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours
Bus from Hospital to Tullamore, Tullamore
Ave. Duration
50 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
€6 - €10
Website
Slieve Bloom Coach Tours

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

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Tipperary to Tullamore train services, operated by Irish Rail, arrive at Tullamore station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Tipperary to Tullamore is 130 km. It takes approximately 1h 29m to drive from Tipperary to Tullamore.

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