Shuttle bus to be provided from Carlow Town to Ploughing but there will be a charge

Some good and bad news

Darren Hassett


Darren Hassett


Carlow Carlow Carlow

Hundreds of thousands of people will attend the event

A shuttle bus is going to be provided from Carlow Town to the Ploughing Championships in Ballintrane but there will be a charge.

The National Ploughing Association has confirmed that Bus Éireann are running a shuttle service to meet people on trains coming in to Carlow Train Station but there is a fee. 

Bus Eireann Shuttle Bus fees:

€5 Children return ticket (under 16) 

€9 Adult return ticket 

€20 Family return ticket (2 adults & max. 3 children) 

The Ploughing Championships will be held in Ballintrane, Fenagh from September 17 to 19. 

The full traffic plan has been announced for the 2019 event.