There are a range of bus services that travel to Knockbeg College and some travel direct to Knockbeg while others link up with a shuttle bus to Knockbeg from Carlow train station. Some of the services are operated by Bus Eireann and others are private. Below you will find details of the telephone numbers and prices in the case of the private operators and approximate times and pickup points. We recommend that you contact the service operator directly to confirm their timetable and prices as these may vary from year to year.
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
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
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
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
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
Athy - Knockbeg
Seanie B School Bus Service Contact Sean 087 6719692
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.There are a number of bus operators who service Knockbeg College and you can find our more information about the service provided and timetables by contacting the operator of these services directly.