Directions to Carlingford County Louth

Getting to Carlingford from Dublin or Belfast is quite easy. We are located roughly an hour from each city off the M1 Motorway. 

Getting to Carlingford from Dublin

On the M1, travel towards Belfast (Dundalk).
Travel on M1 to Dundalk North Exit and take exit off at Junction 18- signposted (R152) N52 Dundalk North Carlingford
Take 4th exit off at next roundabout signposted Carlingford R173 and travel to next roundabout and take 2nd exit off signposted Carlingford
Follow signs to Carlingford. Travel approx 18km & take the exit to the left signposted Carlingford.

Getting to Carlingford from Belfast

Head south out of Belfast on the M1 towards Dublin (Dundalk).
Take the A1 exit toward Sprucefield & at Sprucefield Roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto A1
Take the B113 exit towards Newry, then follow signs for the The Quays Shopping Centre. Turn left at the traffic lights taking you along the side of Newry canal, it’s on your left, and the shopping centre is on your right. From here it’s 11miles to Carlingford. Drive straight on to Omeath and then straight to Carlingford.

Getting to Carlingford by Public Transport

If travelling by public transport from the souh or from the north you will find that there are excellent train services to the towns of Dundalk and Newry & bus services fron both towns to Omeath, Carlingford, Ravensdale the Cooley Peninsula.

Bus Services Carlingford & The Cooley Peninsula

Two local bus services provided by Bus Éireann between Dundalk and Newry

Dundalk Bus Station - (Departs from Long Walk Shopping Centre)
Newry Bus Station - (Departs from Kildare Street, Newry).

Bus Éireann Timetable 
Route 161: 
Download timetable Here

Bus Éireann Timetable 
Route 160: 
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Bus Éireann Timetable
Route 100X:
DUBLIN-CARLINGFORD - Only €20 day return
Travel on service 100X from Dublin to Dundalk Bus Station & take service 161 from Dundalk to Carlingford.
Download timetable 100x Here

Sunday Bus Service
Halpenny Travel Timetable
Dundalk - Carlingford (Departs from Long Walk Shopping Centre) - 10.45, 13.45 & 16.45
Carlingford - Dundalk (Departs from the Tourist Office) - 11.30, 14.30, 17.30
Return Fare €6.00 One Way €3.00 - Halpenny Travel contact details Here

Public Transport Contact Telephone Numbers 
Dundalk Train Station 00 353 (0)42 933 5521
Dundalk Bus Station 00 353 (0)42 933 4075 
Newry Bus Station 00 44 (0)28 306 23531
Newry Train Station 00 44 (0)28 302 69271

Train Services Carlingford & The Cooley Peninsula

Local Train Stations - Dundalk (Republic of Ireland) & Newry (Northern Ireland).

Newry Train Services to and from Belfast
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Download Timetable Here

Dundalk Train Services to and from Dublin
Download Timetable Here

Download Timetable Here

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