Local Link Laois Offaly
Local Link Laois, Offaly co-ordinate rural transport services across Laois and Offaly. We have 47 weekly scheduled services with 200 plus trips a week currently in operation. We are delighted to include amongst this schedule three new services which have commenced recently. These new services are run by local operators on wheelchair accessible buses.
One new service encompasses the new training centre at Mount Lucas to aide the upskilling of construction workers and Local Link now provide access to this centre from Tullamore via Daingean, Rhode, Edenderry, Walsh Island and return.
Our second new service also encompasses Mount Lucas from Borris-in-Ossory via Castletown, Mountrath, Portlaoise, Mountmellick, Portarlington.
Our third new service runs from Pollagh to Clara via Lemanaghan, Boher and Ballycumber operating 3 times a day with the 6.30 a.m. morning service connecting with our service to Athlone Institute of Technology. This service returns 2 times a day back to Pollagh from Clara.
It is the goal of Local Link Laois Offaly to enhance the connectivity in rural towns to give back the independence to our rural communities, by providing access to nearby towns for social, education and employment opportunities helping to break down the social exclusion and isolation experienced in our rural towns and villages.
For more information, click on the timetables below or give us a call on 057 8692168.
“Thanks to Local Link I can now attend my college daily in Athlone” – Birr Passenger
“My grand kids love to travel with me on the Local Link service during the school holidays” – Maura, Laois
“Brilliant service, great drivers, I would be lost without the service each week, giving me door-to-door service to do my bits and pieces” – Kevin, Laois