Kilkenny is ideally positioned with good public transport and road links – just 1hr 30mins from Dublin, 30-40 mins from Waterford and Wexford and 1 hour 45 mins from Cork.
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Please consider using Smarter Travel options to get to us, such as; public transport, walking or cycling.
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By Train
1850 366 222 or +353 (0)1 8366222

By Bus
+353 (0)818 333222
+353 (0)1 8366111

By Car

Take the M9 motorway and take the Kilkenny exit.  Kilkenny is approx 1 hour 30mins from Dublin city and 35 minutes from Waterford city.


Ormonde Street Car Park: Parking from 7am-7pm has a maximum daily rate of €5. Overnight rate 6pm-10am has a maximum rate of €7.00 & there is a maximum 24 hour rate of €12.00

NO CHARGE – First come basis
Nuncio Road, Larchfield, College Road, Kells Road
County Council car park attached to County Hall in John Street
€2 per day at The Fairgreen
€1 per day at Goal Road