Location

Cong lies in the twelve mile long strip of land between Lough Corrib and Lough Mask. Cong and the surrounding area could be best described as a fisherman's paradise set in the historical woodlands of Ireland's lake district.

  • 40 minutes from Castlebar, Galway & Westport.
  • 40 minutes from Galway and Knock Airport.
  • 2 hours from Shannon Airport

Whether you are an angler, hill walker, golfer or historian, or simply a lover of nature a visit to the quaint village of Cong is a something that you will always treasure.


Directions to Cong

Travel from Galway
Leave Galway on the N84 signposted Headford. At the traffic lights in Headford continue forwards on to the R334 signposted Cong. Turn left in Cross on to the R346. On arriving in Cong follow the one way system around the village. At O’Connors garage and supermarket turn right. Ryan’s Hotel is in the Main Street on your left hand side.

Travel from Westport.
Leave Westport on the R330. At Partry turn right onto the N84. Follow the N84 to Ballinrobe. Follow the one way system around Ballinrobe. Leave Ballinrobe on the R334 signposted “The Neale” and “Cong”. After passing through “The Neale” turn right onto R345. On arrival at Ashford Gates turn right onto the R346. On arriving in Cong follow the one way system around the village. At O’Connors garage and supermarket turn right. Ryan’s Hotel is in the Main Street on your left hand side.

Travel from Knock Airport
Leave the airport and proceed towards the N17. Turn right onto the N17. Exit the N17 at Claremorris and turn right at the head of sliproad. At the roundabout on the outskirts of Claremorris take the second exit signposted “R331 Ballinrobe”. Follow the road into Claremorris. On reaching a T junction turn left onto the Main Street in Claremorris (R331). Follow the road through the traffic lights and exit Claremorris on the R331 towards Ballinrobe. Follow the one way system around Ballinrobe. Leave Ballinrobe on the R334 signposted “The Neale” and “Cong”. After passing through “The Neale” turn right onto R345. On arrival at Ashford Gates turn right onto the R346. On arriving in Cong follow the one way system around the village. At O’Connors garage and supermarket turn right. Ryan’s Hotel is in the Main Street on your left hand side.


Buses to Cong.
Cong is served by Bus Services from Galway, Westport and Castlebar. Bus times are available at www.buseireann.ie.

GPS Co-ordinates
Lattitude - 53.54130806921247 Longitude - -9.28611874330386

 

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