Getting there & away
Bus Éireann (074-912 1309) express service 64 between Galway (€17, 4¾ hours) and Derry (€7, 35 minutes) via Sligo (€12, two hours), Donegal (€6, 30 minutes) and Letterkenny (€5, 25 minutes) stops up to six times daily in Ballybofey. Local buses connect Ballybofey with Killybegs and also Letterkenny.
McGeehan Coaches (074-954 6150) runs services from Glencolumbcille (€8, 1¾ hours) to Letterkenny (€5, 35 minutes), with a stop in front of the Fintown post office at 8.40am and 1.20pm Monday to Saturday and 5.55pm Sunday. Going the other direction, it stops in Fintown at 11.35am and 5.45pm Monday to Saturday, 3pm Sunday.