Carrick-on-Shannon tourist and travel information

Carrick-on-Shannon Travel Information

Travel Information Carrick-on-Shannon is the county town of County Leitrim. Situated just two hours from Dublin and Belfast.


bus and coach travel

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Travel by train Carrick-on-Shannon Station, Cortober, Carrick on Shannon, Co Leitrim Location: Close to town centre. Tel: 071-9620036. Staffed. Booking Office. Taxis. Accessible Toilet.

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Ireland Airports - miles from Carrick-on-Shannon

Miles (Approx)

Dublin Airport. Tel: +353 (01) 814 1111. Dublin Airport is located about 6 miles north of Dublin City Centre.

100 miles

George Best Belfast City Airport, Belfast BT3 9JH, Northern Ireland. Tel: 028 9093 9093. Belfast City Airport is located not too far from the city centre.

145 miles

Belfast Belfast International Airport, Belfast, BT29 4AB. Tel: 028 9448 4848. Located about 18 miles from Belfast City Centre.

145 miles

Cork Airport. Tel: +353 21 4313131. Cork Airport is located about 5 miles to the south of Cork City, just off the N27.

190 miles

City of Derry Airport, Airport Road, Eglinton. Co. Derry. BT47 3GY. Tel: +44 (0) 28 7181 0784. City of Derry Airport is about 7 miles NE of Derry City, on the A2.

120 miles

Donegal Airport. Carrickfinn, Kincasslagh, Letterkenny, County Donegal, Ireland. Tel: 00353 (0) 74 9548284. Situated on the west coast of Donegal in the area of the Rosses/Gweedore.

125 miles

Galway Airport. Carnmore, Co. Galway, Ireland. Tel: +353 91 755569. The airport is about 5 miles from Galway centre towards Dublin.

70 miles

Kerry Airport. Farranfore, Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland. Tel: +353 (0) 66 9764644. Flights to Frankfurt, London, Dublin, Manchester and Majorca. Killarney

185 miles

Knock - Ireland West Airport. Tel: +353 18366222. Located on the N17, about halfway between Galway and Sligo, in East Mayo.

50 miles

Shannon Airport. Co Clare. Tel: +353 (0)61 712000. Shannon Airport is located just off the N14 road, about 15 miles north of Limerick.

120 miles

Sligo Airport. Strandhill, Sligo. Tel: +353 (0)71 9168280. Sligo Airport is located only 5 miles from Sligo town, near Strandhill.

35 miles

Waterford Airport. Killowen, County Waterford, Ireland. Tel: 00353 51 875589. Located just 5 miles from Waterford City centre, close to Tramore Bay.

165 miles

Ireland Ports - miles from Carrick-on-Shannon

Miles (Approx)

Dublin - Ferries - Dublin Port Company, Port Centre, Alexandra Road, Dublin. Tel: 353-1-8876000. Centrally located, only minutes from Dublin city centre. Buses provide a regular service. Ferries to Holyhead, Liverpool and Douglas.

100 miles

Dublin - Dun Laoghaire - Ferries - Located about 6 miles SE of Dublin City Centre. Sailings each day to Holyhead. From the City Centre follow the Coast Road, the R113, to Dun Laoghaire.

100 miles

Rosslare - Ferries - Located on the N25 route, connecting Rosslare with Waterford and Cork. There is a railway station at the port, connecting to Dublin, Waterford, Cork, Kerry, and Limerick. Regular Ferry services to Cherbourg, Fishguard, Le Havre, Pembroke, and Roscoff.

190 miles

Cork - Ferries - Custom House Street, Cork, Ireland. Tel: +353 21 4273125. Cork Ferryport is connected to Cork City by the N28, located near Ringaskiddy, about 10 miles south of Cork City. Ferry service to Swansea, Scandinavia, the Mediterranean and West Africa.

190 miles

Belfast - Ferries - Port of Belfast, Harbour Office, Corporation Square, Belfast, BT1 3AL. Tel: 028 9055 4422. Ferries to Stranraer, Liverpool and The Isle of Man.

145 miles

Port of Larne - Ferries - Larne Harbour Ltd, 9 Olderfleet Road, Larne, Co Antrim, BT40 1AS. Tel: +44 (0)28 2887 2100. Ferries to Cairnryan, Fleetwood & Troon. The Port of Larne is located 22 miles from Belfast, 120 miles from Dublin.

165 miles

Carrick-on-Shannon Tourist Information


Sport Carrick-on-Shannon - Sport - Carrick-on-Shannon Golf Course is possibly the finest and most scenic nine hole course in Ireland. Carrick-on-Shannon Golf Club, Woodbrook, Carrick-on-Shannon, Co. Roscommon. About 3 miles west of Carrick. Tel: 00353 (0)71 966 7015.



Stores Carrick-on-Shannon - Shopping - Carrick-on-Shannon offers a wide range of Restaurants, Pubs and independent Shops.

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Entertainment Carrick-on-Shannon - Entertainment and attractions - Carrick-on-Shannon is said to be Ireland's loveliest and friendliest inland holiday resort. Carrick-on-Shannon is the principal cruiser base on the great river. There are over forty lakes within a ten kilometre radius of the town. The Costello Chapel, Bridge Street. This tiny R.C. chapel is the smallest in Ireland and reputedly the second smallest in the world. It measures only 16ft long, 12ft wide and 30ft high.


Other information Carrick-on-Shannon - Other information - Carrick on Shannon offers the River Shannon & Shannon Erne Waterway for pleasure cruises, either for day trips or a cruising holiday, and fishing available. Within a few miles radius of Carrick-on-Shannon there are 41 lakes.

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