Transportation to and from Kerry Airport
What is the distance from Kerry Airport to the centre of Killarney?
The main place near the airport is Killarney, the distance is 17 kilometres / 10.6 miles (20 minutes).
From KIR Airport to Kerry City centre by Car
Bus to Killarney and Tralee
Bus Eireann provides public transport to and from Kerry Airport, there is a direct bus service to Killarney. This place is known as the starting point of the Ring of Kerry, a circular tourist route in County Kerry. For this reason, many tourists travel directly to Killarney after arrival. From Monday to Saturday bus number 14 leaves the airport to Killarney seven times a day, on Sundays and public holidays there are just a few buses available. The bus journey from Kerry Airport to Killarney Bus Station takes 30 minutes.
Bus tickets, Limerick and Cork
Bus 40 and bus 271 also follow this route, but only a few times per day. In the opposite direction these buses run to Tralee. Bus number 14 provides a direct connection between Kerry Airport and Limerick. Tickets are available on board the bus, the price to Killarney is € 5.50 for adults and € 3.30 for children. Please consult buses to and from Kerry Airport for more information. At 1.5 kilometres from Kerry Airport you can find the the train station of Farranfore, which can be reached on foot in 15 to 20 minutes. Trains leave several times a day to Tralee, Killarney and Cork, among other places.
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From Killarney: 'Ring of Kerry' Mountain Road 1-Day Bus Tour
Enjoy this 1-day bus tour of the Iveragh Peninsula and discover Ireland’s spectacular mountain road – the Ring of Kerry. Travel through unspoiled rural villages, and admire the amazing mountain views, the inspiration of poets and writers for centuries.
Tours and transport
Killarney on Horse & Carriage: 1-Hour Jaunting Car Tour
Enjoy the Irish tradition of a jaunting car (horse and carriage) with this 1-hour tour through the city of Killarney. Visit some of the city's lovely parks, admire the spire of St. Mary's Cathedral, and marvel at the medieval Ross Castle along the way.
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