Bus Timetables & Pickups

  
Buses travel to Knockbeg from Timahoe via Stradbally, from Baltinglass, Rathvilly and Tullow, from Crettyard, from Graiguenaspideogue, from Bagenalstown, The Royal Oak and Leighlinbridge.Some travel direct to Knockbeg while others link up with a shuttle bus to Knockbeg from Carlow train station. Some are Bus Eireann and some are private. Details of telephone numbers, prices ( in the case of the private operators )approximate times and pickup points follow. Bus Eireann forms are available from the College office.

 

Bagenalstown & Carlow Town - Knockbeg.

 

Brian Callinan Fee; Bagenalstown from    €22 per week / Carlow from €10 per week 

 

Mob: 085 1555 326

Web: facebook/com/briancallinancoachhire 

 

Pick up times and locations are as follows;

 

Royal Oak 7.53a.m

Bagenalstown ( Church Rd. - outside Health Centre ) 8.00a.m

Leighlinbridge Church carpark 8.10 a.m.

Carlow IT 8.22am

Askea Church 8.27am

Bishop Foleys (CBS / St Leos drop off) 08.33am

Knockbeg 8.45 a.m.

Tolerton - Knockbeg / Spruhan's

Bus Eireann

The Rushes / Tolerton - 7.40 / Pedigree Corner - 7.45 / Arles - 7.55 / Ballickmoyler - 8.05 / Three Counties, Maganey - 8.15

Timahoe - Stradbally - Knockbeg

Martin Moore Bus Hire Fee €35 per week Mob: 0868352708

Timahoe - 7.40 / Timogue Cross - 7.50 / Stradbally ( Market House and Dunne's ) - 8.00 / Ballintubbert / Cranagh / The Mill Cross / Ballylinan / Arles / Ballickmoyler / Knockbeg.

Crettyard - Carlow / M & A Coaches

Bus Eireann

Crettyard Cross - 7.30 / Newtown Cross - 7.35 / Moores Cross - 7.40 / Tolerton Cross - 7.42 / Kelloguefare - 7.45 / Killeshin - 8.00 ( Knockbeg students change to Val Callinan's bus at Killeshin N.S. ) / Carlow.

Baltinglass - Carlow

Castledermot Coaches Fee €33 per week Mob: 0872615013

Baltinglass - Quinn's garage 7.50 and Winders garage 7.55 / Individual stops on the route by request / Castledermot - 8.10 / Station Rd. Carlow - 8.30 ( Link to Shuttle bus for Knockbeg )

Tullow - Knockbeg via Rathvilly

Larry Earle Coaches Fee €22.50 ( one way ), €45 return  Mob: 0872603426

Tullow - 7.15 a.m.  / Ballyconnell - 7.30 / King's Cross - 7.35 /  Clonmore - 7.45 / Hacketstown - 7.50 a.m / Moate, Rathvilly - 7.55 / Square, Rathvilly - 8.00 / Rathmore - 8.10 / Killerig Cross 8.15 / Hacketstown Rd. roundabout - 8.25 / Blake's Shop - 8.30 / Knockbeg - 8.45. All times are approximate. 

Bagenalstown - Knockbeg

Martin Callinan Fee €4 per day / €20 per week Tel: 0599141619 Mob: 0866478277

Royal Oak 8.00 a.m. / Bagenalstown ( Church Rd. - outside Health Centre ) 8.05 a.m. / Leighlinbridge Church carpark 8.15 a.m. / Knockbeg 8.35 a.m.

Leighlinbridge - Knockbeg

Bus Eireann

Leighlinbridge 7.10 a.m. / Ballinabrannagh 7.20 / Bilboa Cross 7.25 / Gallows Hill 7.30 / Augharue Cross 7.37 / Biloa Cross 7.43 / Whelan's Cross 7.46 / Rossmore Cross 7.52 Waterworks 7.58 / Killeshin 8.00 / Graiguecullen 8.05 / Knockbeg 8.10

A number of other Bus eireann routes arrive at Carlow train station from which a shuttle bus runs to Knockbeg. Information on these can be obtained from the College.