Carlow Town is convenient to the major entry points into Ireland, with Dublin, Dun Laoghaire and Rosslare ferryports and Dublin Airport all within easy reach. Dublin City is 92km, Dublin Airport is 107km and Rosslare Europort is 92km from Carlow Town Centre.

Excellent bus transport options serve Carlow Town and Bagenalstown, while an increasing number of rural bus services allow visitors to discover the county’s charming towns and villages, manor houses and gardens and visitor attractions. There are several rail connections daily serving Carlow Town and Bagenalstown on the Dublin/Waterford line. For those who want to discover the county by car, options are available with Yuko Car Rental based in Carlow Town.

Custom designed tours can also be provided by experienced guide, John Candy of Candy Tours.

A range of comprehensive maps allows for easy route planning and itinerary development. The full list of maps are provided below.

Carlow Tour Guides

Candy Tours

We can create and tailor a tour to suit any group if you let us know what your interests are, what time of year suits you best, your budget and so on. Where the road ends the fun begins.

Travel options in Carlow


Carlow maps

Carlow Tours App

This app with many tours of Carlow town and county was developed jointly by Carlow County Council and Carlow Tourism.

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