Location & Transport
Gurteen College is centrally located in Ireland, situated just off the N52, 12km from Birr, Co. Offaly and is 25km from Nenagh, Co Tipperary, 54km from Athlone, 70km from Limerick, 88km from Galway and 150km from Dublin.
The College is in the lucky position to be able to connect with public transport links in Athlone by using our local town – Birr. Private bus operators and Bus Éireann connect Athlone to Dublin, Galway, Ballina, Westport, Sligo, Derry, Belfast, Dundalk, Waterford, Cork, Tralee and Limerick
College Shuttle Service
The College provides a pre-booked shuttle service to connect with scheduled buses in Birr at lunchtime on Friday and also on Sunday night when students return after the weekend. If your plans change for the return journey, it’s helpful to make sure you have the driver’s phone number so that you can let him know.
Shannon airport 1 hr 15 mins (102 km)
Dublin Airport 2 hrs (161km)
Cork Airport 2 hrs 15 mins (184 km)
There is free of charge on-site parking for all students.
Ballingarry, Roscrea. Co. Tipperary
Eircode: E53 TP93
Tel: 067 21282
CO-ORDINATES N53.04165 W008.01226