Getting Here

Directions to Mount Brandon Hostel, Cloghane

Arriving in a car
If you are approaching us from Tralee then follow the Dingle road (N86) as far as Camp. There the road forks to Dingle, you must take the right turn as if you were going to Castlegregory / Conors Pass. After 5 miles/ 8km you will see a signpost to Castlegregory off to the right. Do not take this turn. You must carry straight on as if you are going to the Connors Pass.

After passing through the village of Stradbally { 3.6 km } there is a sign post on the right to [ Cloghane/An Clochán & Brandon/Cé Bhréanainn]. Drive down this road till you arrive in Cloghane, this should take 10mins. When you arrive in the village we are just pass O’Connor pub on the right hand side. We are 20 metres further on. 

Nearest Petrol Station.  

24 hour Self Service

Maunsells Service Station.
College St,

16 minutes 14.6km from our hostel.


Arriving by bus
There is a bus station in Tralee by the rail station in town. There you take buses Dingle and Kerry Airport. But only on a Friday to the village of Cloghane. Tralee Bus Station (066)716 4700

Kerry Airport Bus Transfers
Outside the main terminal is a Bus Terminus with bus services available directly from Kerry Airport to Tralee, Killarney and Limerick linking into the Bus Eireann network.

Tickets for all bus services may be purchased onboard the bus.

Bus 271  Tralee – Castleisland – Kerry Airport – Killarney.
Bus 273  Tralee to Cloghane is only on a Friday.


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Every Monday & Wednesday

Arriving by Plane
There are flights into Kerry Airport from Dublin twice day. There are also flights to London Stansted, London Luton, Manchester, Frankfurt-Hahn, Faro and Alicante.

Kerry Airport will be adding two new destinations in July:
Brest & Quimper in Brittany.

Visit the follow:


Kerry Airport

Arriving by Train
Tralee rail station is in the middle of town. You can catch trains to all parts of the country from there. There is also the bus hub and Taxi ranks.

 Iarnród Éireann or Irish Rail


County Kerry