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Ring of Kerry from Dublin: By Train and Coach

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Activity Schedule

  • When does it run?

    Tuesday: Oct to May
    Monday to Saturday: Jun to Sep

  • Duration

    Approx 15 hours

  • Start time


  • Meeting Point
    Check-in is at Heuston Station, Dublin, beside the customer service desk. The tour operator’s representatives (wearing yellow jackets) will be present to check you in and show you to your reserved seats on the train
  • Ending Point

    Same as the start point 

Key Highlights

  • The enchanting Ring of Kerry tour is a must for any visitor to Ireland
  • Plenty of stops to take advantage of the stunning photo-opportunities
  • A great tour if you are short of time – see a large part of Ireland in a day
  • Fully escorted tour with dedicated host to assist you on the train


Experience the world-famous beauty of the Ring of Kerry, with its spectacular mountains and seascapes, on this away-day from Dublin. Board a train at Heuston Station and leave the city behind as you head south-west to the loveliest region in Ireland.

Deboard at Killarney and climb onto a comfortable coach for the next stage of your journey. The Ring of Kerry tour – an essential part of any visit to Ireland – circles the magnificent MacGillycuddy Reeks and runs through its many passes and valleys along the shores of Dingle Bay and Kenmare Bay.

You will pass quaint villages such as Glenbeigh, Waterville and Sneem and return via Lady’s View, the famous Lakes of Killarney and Killarney's National Park. At the end of the coach tour, you will be brought to the railway station at Killarney.

During the coach tour, there will be plenty of photo stops so you can capture precious memories of this delightful day out.

About the Supplier: Railtours Ireland First Class are known for their guided tours of Ireland by rail and luxury coach. They cover the length and breadth of Ireland and have something for everyone who is visiting the country. With over 22 years of experience, discover their range of tours from Ireland's Ancient East to the Wild Atlantic Way!


  • Reserved seat in train
  • Sightseeing in comfortable motor coach
  • English-speaking hosts on the train and guides on the sightseeing tours
  • Live commentary on the train and coach tours 


  • Hotel pick-up and drop-off
  • Food and beverages

Please note

Voucher information: Sorry, but we will need you to print a paper version of your booking voucher (we're working on changing this). At this time no refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

There is a dining car on the train, serving full Irish breakfast between Monday and Friday, and light breakfast on Saturdays. You may ask your host for details.

Unfortunately, food is not included in the tour price, but there will be stops where you can grab something to eat.

Customer Reviews

  • ethan williams
    Ring of Kerry

    The worse part about the trip was a VERY loud family with middle school children. It would have been nice if the driver or guide would have instructed them to be courtesy of...

    United States 03/26/2014
    amazing tour

    The Ring of Kerry was a very impressive tour, it was well worth the money. The trains were running behind in trying to get us out to meet the bus, however, the staff was able to...

    Canada 11/06/2013
  • Jan Rigo
    Great day out

    Enjoyed the rail/road tour and found this tour had plenty of time at each stop to allow us to explore the area...

    Australia 11/01/2013

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