Getting to Abbeyfeale

Abbeyfeale is located 62 kilometres from Limerick City on the N21 Limerick to Killarney Road, which is the main tourist and traffic route serving the south west.

Getting Here


Regional roads extend northwards to Athea and Glin (R523), westwards to Duagh (R555), and southwards to Mountcollins (R576). The proposed N21 bypass for Abbeyfeale is currently at the preliminary design phase.

Journey Times / Distance

Journey times and distance by road from Abbeyfeale to major cities and Shannon International Airport.

  Limerick Cork Galway Dublin Shannon International Airport Foynes
Minutes 66 95 137 186 75 52
Kilometres 62 101 168 260 86 42

Abbeyfeale is 86km from Shannon International Airport which has direct connections to North America, and an increasing number of European destinations. Abbeyfeale is 34km from Kerry International Airport which provides connections to the UK and Germany.


The nearest railway station is in Tralee, 38km from Abbeyfeale. Train routes from Tralee provide links to Limerick City, Cork and Dublin. From Limerick City train station. there are services to Ennis, Galway and Waterford.


Abbeyfeale is serviced by two Bus Éireann bus routes, Limerick to Killarney and Limerick to Tralee. There are regular buses leaving from Limerick's Colbert Station and Arthur's Quay throughout the day. The journey takes just over one hour.

Dublin Coach also stops in Abbeyfeale on it's M7 Dublin to Kerry service.


Foynes port, the second largest commercial port in Ireland, is located on the Shannon Estuary, 42 kilometres from Abbeyfeale, and offers extensive deepwater facilities to cater for a variety of vessels including liquid products, bulk and general cargo.

Local Taxi Service

Shamrock Cabs, Abbeyfeale - Phone: +353 68 32333
Flynn Hackney Service, Killarney Road, Abbeyfeale - +353 87 2602602