Visiting Sligo

Sligo has everything in place to make your visit to Sligo during the Fleadh as comfortable and enjoyable as possible. Getting to the Fleadh is easy… and you can find accommodation here. Find your way around the Fleadh with our Fleadh Map.

Accommodation

When staying at the Fleadh Cheoil this year, we have accommodation to suit all tastes and budgets.

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Getting to the Fleadh

By Train

Trains depart from Connolly Station Dublin (Amien’s Street) – there will be extra trains scheduled during Fleadh Week. See www.irishrail.ie for details.

ROUTE: Dublin – Maynooth – Kinnegad – Mullingar – Longford – Carrick-on-Shannon – Boyle – Sligo

By Bus

BUSES

Bus Éireann www.buseireann.ie and Ulsterbus www.translink.co.uk have direct routes to Sligo from the following hubs:

  • Áth Cliath & Aerphort/Dublin & Airport (3 hrs 45)
  • Doire/Derry/Londonderry (2 hrs 35)
  • Inis Ceithleann/Enniskillen (1hr 40)
  • Gaillimh/Galway (2 hrs 30)Knock Airport (1 hr 05)
  • Longphort/Longford (1 hr 45)
  • Visitors arriving at Cork and Shannon airports can avail of a direct bus route to Galway (51)
  • www.thebus.ie  (DUBLIN to SLIGO)
  • http://fedaodonnell.littleireland.ie (DONEGAL – SLIGO – GALWAY)

By Road from the South

  • N4 – Dublin – Maynooth – Kinnegad – Mullingar – Longford – Carrick-on-Shannon – Boyle – Sligo
  • N17 – Galway – Tuam – Ballyhaunis – Ireland West Airport – Tobercurry – Sligo
  • N18 – Limerick – Ennis – Oranmore – Claregalway (join N17)
  • N20 – Cork – Mallow – Limerick (join N18/17)
  • N25 – Wexford – Waterford (N24) – Clonmel – Tipperary – Limerick (join N18)
  • N59 – Belmullet – Ballina – Enniscrone – Sligo
  • N61 – Athlone – Roscommon – Boyle (N4) – Sligo

More details here

By Road from the North East

  • N13 – Derry/Londonderry – Letterkenny – Ballybofey (N15) – Donegal – Sligo
  • N16 – Belfast (M1) – Dungannon (A4) – Enniskillen – Manorhamilton – Sligo

More details here

Location

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Riverside Hotel

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Fleadh Map

See why Sligo is a great city to host the Fleadh 2014.

Partners

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This project was supported by Sligo LEADER Partnership through the Rural Development Programme 2007-2013