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

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Train

  1. Take the train from Tullamore to Athlone

Line 73 bus

  1. Take the line 73 bus from Columcille Street, stop 102921 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101

Taxi

  1. Take a taxi from Tullamore to Athlone

Drive

  1. Drive from Tullamore to Athlone

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The cheapest way to get from Tullamore to Athlone is to drive which costs €7 - €11 and takes 27 min.

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The quickest way to get from Tullamore to Athlone is to train which costs €7 - €10 and takes 25 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Columcille Street, stop 102921 and arriving at Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 station. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 45 min.

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Yes, there is a direct train departing from Tullamore and arriving at Athlone. Services depart hourly, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 25 min.

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The distance between Tullamore and Athlone is 34 km. The road distance is 38.1 km.

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The best way to get from Tullamore to Athlone without a car is to train which takes 25 min and costs €7 - €10.

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The train from Tullamore to Athlone takes 25 min including transfers and departs hourly.

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Tullamore to Athlone bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, depart from Columcille Street, stop 102921 station.

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

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The best way to get from Tullamore to Athlone is to train which takes 25 min and costs €7 - €10. Alternatively, you can line 73 bus, which costs €8 - €12 and takes 45 min.

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Map of how to get from Tullamore to Athlone.
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  • Distance: 33.8 km
  • Duration: 25 min

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

Irish Rail operates a train from Tullamore to Athlone hourly. Tickets cost €7 - €10 and the journey takes 25 min. Alternatively, Bus Eireann operates a bus from Columcille Street, stop 102921 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101 twice daily. Tickets cost €8 - €12 and the journey takes 45 min.

Train operators
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.

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Phone
1850 836 611
Website
buseireann.ie
Bus from Columcille Street, stop 102921 to Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101
Ave. Duration
45 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
€8 - €12
Website
Bus Eireann
Other operators
Taxi from Tullamore to Athlone
Ave. Duration
27 min
Estimated price
€55 - €70
Tullamore Taxis
Phone
+353 87 996 2264
Mac's Cabs
Phone
+353 57 935 1111
Foxcabs
Phone
+353 57 932 2222
D C Cabs
Phone
+353 57 935 0500

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Tullamore to Athlone bus services, operated by Bus Eireann, arrive at Athlone Bus Station, stop 555101.

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

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Yes, the driving distance between Tullamore to Athlone is 38 km. It takes approximately 27 min to drive from Tullamore to Athlone.

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