Situated at the mouth of the Shannon River, Ballybunion is easily accessible by air, land or sea.

“All roads lead to Ballybunion”, or so the saying goes. In case you need a little help along the way though, click “Directions” on the map above for directions to the town from wherever you are. Alternatively, follow these directions to Ballybunion from any of the major airports.
Ballybunion is served by Bus Eireann buses from Tralee and Listowel daily from Monday through Saturday. Links to the exact timetables can be found here or on the Bus Eireann website.
Tralee is the closest train station to Ballybunion and is can be reached by rail from most parts of the country. Details of exact timetables can be found here or on the Irish Rail website.

Ballybunion is within close range of three of Ireland’s major international airports. Cork airport is a 2 hour drive away, while Shannon airport is closer still being just over an hour’s drive from the town. If you feel like flying right to our doorstep though, Kerry airport is a mere half an hour’s drive from Ballybunion. Any closer and you’d be landing on Main Street!

Whether going on a day trip to see the local sights or being picked up from a wild night on the town, Ballybunion’s local taxi companies have got you covered.

Brosnan's Taxis

Enright's Taxis

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Local Link Kerry operate Bus Services for Ballybunion and surrounding townlands into Ballybunion and onto Listowel and Tralee on specific days. Door to Door collection where possible. For full details contact Local Link Kerry – or 066 7147002.
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