Irish Rail is Ireland’s regional train service and operates a service directly to Westport from Dublin. See http://www.irishrail.ie.


Bus Eireann is Ireland’s regional bus service operating many expressway, city and rural services. See: http://www.buseireann.ie/


Ireland West Airport Knock is the closest airport to Westport at a distance of only 63km. It is Ireland’s fourth international airport and serves more than 20 scheduled and charter destinations across Ireland, the UK, Europe and beyond. Passengers can reach Westport by bus or car rental from the airport.

Shannon Airport is located 171km from Westport and is Ireland’s second largest airport. It services many destinations in Ireland, the UK, Europe, America and Canada. Westport can be accessed from the airport by bus or car hire.

Dublin Airport is Ireland’s busiest airport and is among the ten busiest airports in Europe. The airport is 260km from Westport and passengers can take a bus from the airport to Heuston Train Station which has a direct service to Westport.

Regional airlines

Aer Lingus is one of Ireland’s regional airlines operating within Ireland, the UK, Europe and North America.

Ryanair is one of Ireland’s regional airlines operating within Ireland, the UK, Europe and Sun Destinations.

Car rental

Budget Car Rental is one of Ireland’s leading independent car rental companies and have rental desks at all popular locations including airports and major cities.

Avis Car Rental operates from all airports and cities in Ireland.

Hertz Car Hire has been providing quality car service for over 90 years and serves all Irish airports and major cities.

Thrifty Car Rental offers its customers a cheap car hire service in various locations throughout Ireland.