The iconic Wild Atlantic Way route will be a busy attraction this summer, and what better way to travel it than Bus Éireann’s extended 350 coastal service on an Open Road ticket.
The Route 350 travels the Wild Atlantic Way along the Clare coastline and allows both Irish and international visitors to enjoy the various tourist attractions in this scenic and picturesque part of Ireland including Ennis, Lahinch, The Burren, Cliffs of Moher, Doolin, Ballyvaughan, Kinvara, and Galway city.
It also provides a vital public transport service allowing tourists to access the unique landscape of west Clare either as a day trip or for a longer visit. Public transport links are also available at Ennis to Shannon Airport for international customers.
The route provides the following level of service:
• Four daily services linking Galway and Ennis via Doolin in each direction.
• Five daily services linking Doolin and Galway.
• Five daily services linking Doolin and Ennis via the Cliffs of Moher.
The benefits of using the Route 350 include:
• High frequency of services with early departures from Galway.
• Connections available at Galway and Ennis to the wider public transport network including linkages to Shannon Airport.
• Better level of services on Saturday and Sunday.
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Brian Connolly, Bus Éireann regional manager west, said the extension of the route was testament to its popularity. "Everyone can see the Wild Atlantic Way in all its glory on this magnificent bus route. There is just so much to do and see in this part of the west coast, whether you’re surfing in Lahinch, walking in The Burren, or camping in Doolin, this route caters for all your leisure needs. The iconic Cliffs of Moher is a tourist must see on our daily Route 350 Clare coast, which stretches from buzzing Galway along the Atlantic coast serving lovely Kinvara, Ballyvaughan, Doolin, and Lahinch, ending in the beautiful town of Ennis."
Customers travelling along the Wild Atlantic Way can avail of the tourist travel pass, an Open Road ticket to travel on Bus Éireann and Expressway’s extensive national network, covering all rural and city services. Passengers can enjoy three days unlimited travel out of six consecutive days with a pass, and ‘stamps’ can be bought for additional days for €16.50. The Open Road hop-on hop-off pass is available at www.buseireann.ie or in Bus Éireann travel centres nationwide.