Take the train and bus to the 2015 National Ploughing Championships
|By Rail and Bus||By Car:|
|Irish Rail and Bus Eireann are offering a combined train/bus ticket for this year’s ploughing and will provide a service from Portlaoise, Athy and Portarlington Stations.
Bus Eireann will also provide a shuttle service to site – pick-up at the train station.
|Portlaoise – 5 km
Galway – 178 km
Belfast – 263 km
|Dublin – 110 km
Cork – 190 km
|Rosslare – 120km|
Following the success of last year, Iarnrod Eireann will again be providing trains and Bus Eireann a bus transfer service to the National Ploughing Championships in Ratheniska, near Portlaoise in September 2015.
Travel on scheduled morning train services to Portlaoise, Portarlington or Athy (one shuttle service from Athy each day) where a bus awaits to transport you to the ploughing site. Frequent return services back to stations from 15.00 hours onwards.
Whether you are travelling as a trade exhibitor or looking for a way to get your current or potential customers to the championships and avoid tailbacks and traffic congestion, let Irish Rail and Bus Eireann do the driving.