Getting here | Kilkenny Tourism

Getting here


Kilkenny is well served by public transport.

Bus Services

Bus Eireann Regional Timetable for Kilkenny

Bus Eireann Express Timetable for Kilkenny - see Timetable No.7

Bus Eireann Journey Planner

JJ Kavanagh & Sons Service to Kilkenny from Dublin

JJ Kavanagh & Sons Service to Gowran and Thomastown from Dublin Airport

Dublin Coach Waterford Kilkenny Dublin Bus Service (Connection to Dublin Airport)


Rail Services

Irish Rail Timetable - See Dublin - Waterford in "Heuston & Regional Timetables".

Irish Rail Map


Nearest Airports

Dublin Airport  (get driving directions from Dublin Airport to Kilkenny)

Waterford Airport (get driving directions from Waterford Airport to Kilkenny)

Cork Airport (get driving directions from Cork Airport to Kilkenny)


Nearest Ferryports

Rosslare Europort (get driving directions from Rosslare Europort)

Dun Laoghaire Harbour  (get driving directions from Dun Laoghaire Harbour)


Car Hire

Enterprise Rent A Car

Barlo Nissan
Dublin Road

Phone: 056 7753318


Kavanagh Executive Car Hire

Forest Lodge,
County Kilkenny

Phone: 087 2610959

Airport Transfers, Concerts, Cruise transfers and tours, Golf, Hunting, Fishing, Shooting, Luxury Hotels, Racing, Stud farms, Sightseeing and Sporting Events


Rhino Car Hire

Waterford, Dublin and Cork Airport

Phone: +44 0845 508 9845

Rhino Car Hire offer low cost car hire at Waterford Airport and throughout Ireland.  Visit for availability and online quotes.



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