OPENING TIMES ( Services & Shuttle Bus)

Entry to the Park is free, charges only apply to services…

Opening Times 10th October  – 31st March  2019 ( the castle is closed for maintenance on Thursday 14th & Friday the 15th November) we are sorry for any inconvenience this may cause.  The visitor centre and castle tearoom will remain open. The shuttle bus service will also be in operation.  

Castle tours are limited during the winter season

The Park is open from dawn till dusk

The visitor centre is open from 9.15am to 5.15pm

The first shuttle bus to the castle is at 9.15am

The last bus to the castle and garden is at 4.15pm

The last tour of the castle is 4.30pm

The last bus return from castle is at 5.15pm

All single bus tickets from the castle must be purchased before 4.30pm

Opening Times 1st April – 9th October  2019

The Park is open from dawn till dusk

The visitor centre is open from 9.15am to 5.30pm

The first shuttle bus to the castle is at 9.15am

The last bus to the castle and garden is at 4.45pm

The last bus return from castle is at 5.45pm

The last tour of the castle is at 5pm

All single bus tickets from the castle must be purchased before 5pm

 


A Castle Tour can only be booked when you arrive at the Castle.

We advise that you arrive early to avoid disappointment.

All Services are closed Christmas Week ( 24th Dec – 2nd Jan) & Good Friday 

The National Park is open to walkers all year around including Christmas week


Bus Service – Glenveagh National Park

A shuttle bus will run daily to the castle.Tickets can be purchased at the Visitor Centre  (Weather permitting)

The Walkers Bus for individual walkers will run to the Lough Inshagh Trail in Gartan & to The Head of The Glen near Lough Barra every Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holidays Monday all year around at 10am. (Weather Permitting)

Walking Groups wishing to book a private shuttle service to The head of the Glen / Lough Inshagh are asked to contact the park direct. Where possible we will accommodate your group at a charge of €3 per person. Limited to 24 persons. One weeks notice is advised. Subject to availability

To book please contact 

glenveaghbookings@chg.gov.ie

All single bus tickets to return from the castle must be purchased before 5pm


The Park may close at short notice during extreme weather conditions.

 We advise that all visitors to use the shuttle bus during stormy weather. 

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For more information contact glenveaghbookings@chg.gov.ie

0761002537 or 0761002551

In an emergency call 112/999 or 0876805173