Walkers Bus

Note: All bus services are suspended due to Covid 19 restrictions. Apologies for any inconvenience caused. 


The Walkers Bus for individual walkers will run to the Lough Inshagh Trail in Gartan & The Head of The Glen near Lough Barra every Saturday, Sunday & Bank Holiday Monday’s all year around at 10am. Six persons or more must travel for the Glen bus to operate.

The Park Walkers Bus Tickets can be purchased at the Visitor Centre. The fare is €2/€3. This service takes walkers from the car park to first drop off point is at the Lough Inshagh Gate in Gartan (7 km). The bus then continues via Glendowan, where walkers are dropped off at the ‘Head of the Glen’ to start their walk back to the Castle ( 8kms) & on to the Visitor Centre a further (4kms). Limited Spaces Available.

Private 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 €5 per person. Limited to 24 persons. At least one weeks notice is advised. Subject to availability  

Park bus services are weather permitting.