Carlow Town is convenient to the major entry points into Ireland, with Dublin, Dun Laoghaire and Rosslare ferryports and Dublin and Waterford Airports all within easy reach. Dublin is 84km (53 miles), Rosslare Europort is 91km (56 miles) and Waterford Airport is 92km (58 miles) from Carlow Town Centre.
Travelling to Carlow by Road
From Dublin : Carlow town is appox 1 hour drive from Dublin. Take the M7 to the west of Dublin City via the M50 and follow the signs for the M9 motorway as far as junction 4 for Carlow Town and Tullow.
From Cork: Carlow town is approx 2 hours drive from Cork City. Take the n8 and at the Dunkettle Interchange follow the M8 before joining the M7. Leave the M7 at junction 17 and follow the R445 to Portlaise and from there the N80 to Carlow Town.
From Waterford : Waterford is a 45 minute drive from Carlow Town. Follow the signs for the M9 leaving at junction 6 for south Carlow and Carlow town or junction 4 for Tullow.
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