Killarney International Hostel


For BOOKINGS call +353 (0)64 6631240 or send an EMAIL to

Manager John Claffey will be happy to welcome you to his hostel!

ADDRESS: Aghadoe House, Ring of Kerry Road, Fossa, Killarney, County Kerry

HOSTEL FAX: +353 (0)64 6634300


We’re sure you can navigate around yourself – but here’s a helping hand with plenty of travel choices available!

GPS Details

Decimal:                   Latitude 52.070278 North        Longitude  9.576944 West

Minutes & Hours:     Latitude 52° 04’ 13” North        Longitude 9° 34’ 37” West

Road/Car/Coach: Killarney International Hostel is at the junction of the Dingle and “Ring of Kerry” roads about 5km (3 miles) from the town centre.

Tralee Road to Killarney International Youth Hostel

•    Take the Ring of Kerry Road, heading in the direction of Killorglin (N22)

•    Follow this road until you see the Golden Nugget Pub(large orange pub) in Fossa Village and take the right turn at this pub, onto the Dingle Road

•    The Killarney Hostel is about 200 metres up this road on the left hand side. There is a long driveway up to the hostel so continue driving until you come to the car park and building.

Public Bus: There are countrywide services to Killarney during summer and bus services to Killarney all year around from major towns. For details on bus timetables and schedules see the Bus Eireann website.

From Killarney to the hostel: There’s a local bus – the Killorglin bus – that leaves from Killarney. Get out at the Fossa Cross stop and from there it’s only a 5 minute walk to Killarney Hostel.

Rail: The closest train station is Killarney which is only 5km (3 miles) from the hostel. From here you can take the local bus, as above. Use Irish Rail information to find schedules of trains to Killarney.

Air: The nearest airport is Kerry Airport which is 18km (11 miles) from the hostel. You can either take the airport bus service to Killarney or hire a car and follow directions as above.


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