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Great Southern Killarney Location


Killarney offers your delegates a unique combination of beauty and tranquility alongside the option for high octane activities & events. Killarney’s rich history and core business of welcoming tourists for over the past 250 years means that delegates experience outstanding hospitality throughout the town.

Getting to Great Southern Killarney
Great Southern Killarney is ideally located in the heart of Killarney Town Centre and located directly adjacent to Killarney Train Station and the main Cork to Killarney road network. Kerry Airport is just 17km away with well developed transport routes to other major National and International airports and offers a direct connection to the rest of the world.

  • Distance to Airports:
Kerry Airport - 20 mins/ 17km  
Cork Airport - 1 hr 30 mins/ 87km  
Shannon Airport - 2 hrs/ 84km
Dublin Airport - 3 hrs 30 Mins/ 315km

  • Irish Rail/ Chartered Trains
Great Southern is located beside the Killarney Railway Station, with regular trains from Cork and Dublin. Charter trains are also available please click here for more information. Rates for private charters between Dublin Heuston & Killarney vary depending on our clients requirements, with the minimum amount of carriages required starting at 3 (190 seats) and can go up to 8 (520 seats). Private carriages can also be arranged upon request.


  • Bus Eireann/ Private Coach Transfers
Great Southern is also located adjacent to Killarney Bus Station with regular bus services running throughout the day. Great Southern is also happy to recommend a number of local suppliers that would be suitable for private coach and vehicle transfers.
Having been so long associated solely with the natural beauty and splendour of the landscape, visitors to Killarney are often surprised by the cosmopolitan atmosphere of the town and the wide variety of restaurants to choose from. The culinary culture has taken hold here, mainly due to the commitment of local restaurateurs who pride themselves on meeting the diverse needs of the international visitor. Great Southern is also a short 20 minute drive from the starting point for the world famous Ring of Kerry coastal drive.

Killarney is truly a destination that caters for all tastes. Come and visit us to experience it for yourself, and see why visitors have journeyed here for over two hundred and fifty years.

For directions to Great Southern and Killarney click here