Beara Peninsula in detail

Flights & getting there

For most of the year, Bus Eireann (www.buseireann.ie) service is limited to Glengarriff and Castletownbere. However, in July and August, Bus Éireann's 282 Ring of Beara service runs twice a day (once in each direction), taking in Kenmare, Glengarriff, Adrigole, Castletownbere, Eyeries, Ardgroom and Lauragh.

Local Link Cork (www.locallinkcork.ie) is a minibus service that runs a useful series of circular routes from Bantry and to outlying villages. Service is not frequent; check the website for timetables.