Getting there & away
Bus Éireann (01-836 6111) express buses on the Dublin–Donegal route pass through Virginia, but only pick up going north and drop off going south. Bus 109 from Dublin to Cavan stops in Virginia (1¾ hours, hourly). A Cavan–Dundalk bus passes through Kingscourt (one hour) on Tuesday and Thursday. There’s also a Dublin–Navan–Kingscourt (1¾ hours) service, with two buses per day Monday to Saturday (one Sunday).