COUNTY CAVAN is the beautiful land of lakes in the middle of our island.

By Car

Cavan is located on the main N3 Dublin - Donegal road and is a central point between Dublin, Belfast, Donegal, Galway and Sligo. Cavan is located less than two hours from the ferry ports in Dublin, Dun Laoghaire and Belfast, and the airports of Belfast and Dublin.

Distances to Cavan town (city / town kilometres):

Dublin 112 
Belfast 144 
Athlone 80 
Sligo 112 
Derry 149

By Bus

Virginia and Cavan town are serviced by hourly buses from Dublin and Donegal. Cavan town is also serviced regularly from Belfast, Sligo and Galway. For Blacklion and West Cavan take the bus from Dublin to Enniskillen. From Enniskillen, take the local service to Blacklion (twice daily). Blacklion is also serviced from Sligo. In addition there is a daily service from Dublin Airport direct to and from Cavan town.

For bus journeys in the Republic of Ireland

For bus journeys in Northern Ireland

From Dublin to Cavan:
Mon – Sat: hourly service 06.30 - 20.30 
Sundays/Bank Holidays: hourly service 08.30 – 20.30

From Cavan to Dublin:
Mon – Sat: hourly service 06.00 and 20.00 
Sundays/Bank Holidays: hourly service 08.00 – 20.00 

Bus Eireann
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From Belfast (Europa Bus Centre) to Cavan
Mon – Sat 09.10, 15.45  Sundays 15.50

Europa Bus Centre
From Cavan to Belfast (Europa Bus Centre)
t: +44 (0)28 906 66630 web:  

Mon – Sat 12.25 16. 45 19.15 Sundays 18.50

Useful telephone numbers

Cavan Bus Office t: +353 49 433 1353
Dublin Bus Office t: +353 1 83 66111
Sligo Bus Office t: +353 71 916 0066
Athlone Bus Office t: +353 90 6484406
Galway Bus Office t: +353 91 562 000
Belfast Bus Office t: +44 28 906 66630 

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