Waterville Latitude (Lat: 51.8359, Lon: -10.1703) is located midway around the Ring of Kerry on the N70 on the shore of Ballinskelligs Bay. Depending on where you are travelling from below is a list of options on how to get to Waterville.
KERRY AIRPORT www.kerryairport.ie
Visitors can fly into Kerry Airport and can hire a car - N70 Killarney to Killorglin, N72 Killorglin to Waterville, or take a taxi directly to Waterville, alternatively take the bus in to Killarney and Bus Eireann all the way to Waterville.
CORK AIRPORT www.corkairport.com
Visitors can fly into Cork and can hire a car at the airport.
From: Cork To: Waterville, Kerry
Distance: 165.76 km Time: 2 hr 26 min
N22 to Killarney, N70 Killarney to Killorglin, N72 Killorglin to Cahersiveen to Waterville
OR Avail of public transport and either take a train from Cork Train Station in the city centre to Killarney or Bus Eireann from the Central Bus Station to Killarney. There is a shuttle bus service between the airport and the train station. From Killarney, Bus Eireann to Waterville.
DUBLIN AIRPORT www.dublinairport.com
Visitors can fly into Dublin and can either take a train from Dublin Heuston Train Station in the city centre to Killarney (go to www.irishrail.ie) or take Bus Eireann from Busáras Central Bus Station to Killarney. Also, flights are available with www.ryanair.com from Dublin to Kerry airport three times a day. Again Bus Eireann to Waterville.
SHANNON AIRPORT www.shannonairport.com
There is a frequent shuttle bus from Shannon airport to Limerick. A direct bus goes from Limerick to Killarney and a further bus Killarney to Waterville.
From: Limerick To: Waterville, Kerry
Distance: 174.61 km Time: 2 hr 44 min
N21 Limerick to Castleisland, N23 Castleisland to Firies, N70 Firies through Milltown, Killorglin to Cahersiveen to Waterville.
SEA FERRY FROM SWANSEA TO CORK
The new Swansea to Cork route operated by Fastnet Line saves you 600km (375 miles) driving on a round trip and connects the M4 Motorway in the UK directly to Cork on Ireland's South coast. The service offers overnight sailing 6 nights a week (Tuesday, Thursday & Saturday from Cork and Wednesday, Friday & Sunday from Swansea) departing at 21:00 and arriving at 7:00 the next morning. Additional sailings are added in the high season.
There is a public bus system which travels throughout Ireland-See www.buseireann.ie for details
The nearest train station to Cahersiveen is in Killarney- see wwww.irishrail.com for details of schedules.
Driving Time from
Cork Airport 2.5 hours
Shannon Airport 2.5 hours
Kerry Airport 1.25 hours
Killarney 1.25 hours