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Getting Here and Around
Clifden is 66 km (41 miles) southwest of Cong: travel via Maam Cross and take the N59 westwards. The town is 79 km (49 miles) northwest of Galway City on the N59, and takes about an hour and a half. It is a busy main road with only one lane in each direction, and delays can occur. Follow signs to find the car parks (and free parking).
Bus Éireann and Citylink have daily bus service from Galway Bus Station. Bus Éireann's route takes 2 hours (at least half of that through great scenery), while Citylink's service takes 1½ hours and continues from Galway to Dublin and Dublin Airport. Some of these services continue to Letterfrack (about 20 minutes) and Leenane (about an hour). Check with Galway Bus Station on day of travel.
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