Road, Rail & Bus Travel to Achill Island, Co. Mayo, Ireland

Overland Travel to Achill

Road Travel
The road network in Ireland consists mainly of National and Regional routes with some Motorways near larger cities. A map of Ireland showing major road routes to Achill is available on this Web site. For detailed road travel directions to Achill from a number of locations across Ireland, please see our road directions section. For up-to-the-minute road travel information and route planning, the Automobile Association of Ireland offers a wealth of information.

Rail Services
Trains operate from Dublin (Heuston) to Castlebar and Westport. For information on the rail network in Ireland please consult the national railways operator, Iarnród Éireann.

Bus & Coach Services
Buses and coaches operate to Castlebar and Westport with connections from Westport to Achill. For information on the bus / coach network in Ireland please consult the national bus operator, Bus Éireann. Currently (2022) there are six services a day on route 450 from Westport to Achill (Mondays to Saturdays) and three on Sundays (and Bank Holidays).

View/Download Route 450 Timetable