Directions to Jamaica Inn

To get from Shannon Airport to Jamaica Inn:

By car - Take the N19 from the airport. Take the N18 in the direction of Limerick. After 1km, turn off the N18 and take the R471 to Sixmilebridge. In Sixmilebridge centre, follow the signs for the Jamaica Inn.   The total distance to the hostel is 12km.

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By bicycle -  Same route as by car.

By bus -  Buses leave the airport for Sixmilebridge at the following times:
Mon - Fri: 07.55, 10.20, 16.30
Sat: - 07.55, 10.20,
Sun: - no bus
The bus arrives in Sixmilebridge 25 mins later. The bus fare is about 3.50 euro. Get off the bus at "The Square" in Sixmilebridge.  The bus stop is about 200m from Jamaica Inn. There is a sign near the bus stop pointing the way to the hostel.


By taxi - The airport taxi rank is outside the arrivals building. The fare to the Jamaica Inn is €22.  The private taxi fare is €20. To get this fare you must telephone the taxi to come and pick you up.         
Private taxi firms are: 1) Maxicabs, tel. 086 300 0099. 2) Richie's cabs, tel. 061 708 708 (this is a 24 hr. service), 3) O’Brien cabs: 061 36 26 14. 4) Express cabs: 061 36 37 38

 

To get from Limerick to Jamaica Inn:

By car - Take the N18 from the city in the direction of Galway/Ennis/Shannon Airport. After about 10 km, turn off the N18 and take the R462 to Sixmilebridge. In Sixmilebridge centre, follow the signs for the Jamaica Inn. The total distance to the  hostel is 16km.

By bicycle -  Take the old Cratloe road which runs parallel to and east of the N18 to Cratloe village. From there take the  R462 to Sixmilebridge.

By bus - Buses leave Limerick bus station for Sixmilebridge at the following times:
Mon - Fri: 07.00, 13.10, 14.35, 16.15, 17.30
Sat: - 07.00, 13.10, 14.35, 17.30
Sun: - no bus
The bus arrives in Sixmilebridge 30 mins later. The bus fare is about 4 euro. Get off the bus at "The Square" in    Sixmilebridge. The bus stop is about 200m from Jamaica Inn. There is a sign near the bus stop pointing the way to the hostel.

By taxi - The taxi rank is outside the Bus & train station. The fare is about €25.
If you need to telephone for a taxi, some numbers are listed below.                                       
Economy Taxis: 061 411422
Fixed Price Taxis: 061 313131
Set Price Taxis: 061 414141

To get from Ennis to Jamaica Inn:

By carRoute 1. - Take the N18 in the direction of Shannon Airport/Limerick. About 2 km after the Shannon Airport   junction,  turn off the N18 and take the R471 to Sixmilebridge. In Sixmilebridge centre, follow the signs for the Jamaica  Inn. The total distance to the  hostel is 20km.
Route 2. – Take the R469 in the direction of Quin. Continue through Quin in the direction of Sixmilebridge. Just before entering Sixmilebridge, the Jamaica Inn is on the left. The total distance to the  hostel is 18km.

By bicycle -  Take Route 2 described above.


By bus – There is no direct bus from Ennis to Sixmilebridge. You must go via Shannon Airport or Limerick. A bus leaves Ennis every hour for these destinations.

By taxi - The taxi rank is outside the Bus & train station. The fare is about €25. If you need to telephone for a taxi, some numbers are listed below.                                                                                                                         Ennis Cabs: 065 684222
Ennis Speedy Taxi: 065 6846868




To get  from the Jamaica Inn to Limerick:

By bus - Buses leave Sixmilebridge for Limerick bus station at the following times:
Mon - Fri: 08.20, 10.45, 16.55
Sat: - 08.20, 10.45
Sun: - no bus
The bus arrives in Limerick bus station about 35 mins later. The bus fare is about €4.

By taxi – Hostel reception will call a taxi for you, if you wish. The fare is €25.

 


To get  from the Jamaica Inn to Shannon Airport:

By bus - Buses leave Sixmilebridge for Shannon Airport at the following times:

Mon - Fri: 07.20, 13.30, 14.55

Sat: - 07.20, 13.30

Sun: - no bus

The bus arrives in Shannon about 30 mins later. The bus fare is about €4.


By taxi – Hostel reception will call a taxi for you, if you wish. The fare is €20. 


 


To get  from the Jamaica Inn to Galway:


Take a bus or taxi to Shannon Airport or Limerick. The bus to Galway leaves Limerick at 25 minutes past the hour and leaves Shannon at 55 minutes past the hour, every hour. It arrives in Galway about 2 hours later.

To get  from the Jamaica Inn to Doolin & Cliffs of Moher:


The bus to Doolin and the Cliffs leaves Limerick at 09.35, Monday to Friday. It stops in Ennis. Change bus at Ennis.



 

 


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