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How to get to Mayo

  • By Air

    You can fly to Mayo from Dublin, the UK and continental Europe. There are a number of daily services to these locations from airlines service Ireland West Airport Knock (airport code NOC). Visit the Knock Airport website for flight schedules and more information. 

    You can also fly in to Dublin or Shannon airport and be in Mayo within a few hours! 


  • By Bus

    Bus Eireann offers daily service between nearly all of Mayo's towns and the rest of Ireland.

    Visit the Bus Eireann website for schedules and fare information.

  • By Car

    Mayo is only a short drive from Ireland's major cities and towns. The table below outlines the distances and main roads connecting Mayo to key towns. 

      Ballina  Castlebar Claremorris Westport
    Dublin  238 234   214 251
    Galway     114  76.6 62.6 79.3
    Sligo  60.4 83.8 80.5 101
    Limerick   195 165 147 168
    Shannon Airport  183 153 134 155
    Belfast 259 275 272 292
    Cork   295 265 246 267


  • By Rail

    There are several daily train services to and from the Mayo towns of Westport, Castlebar, Claremorris, Ballyhuanis, Ballina and Foxford. These services connect Mayo to Dublin, Athlone and the east of Ireland.

    Visit the Irish Rail website for full schedule and fare information. 


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