Big Red Bus Tour of Killarney

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From any of our stops you can HOP ON / HOP OFF and easily spend two and half hours exploring or relaxing until the bus comes along again or just stay on and enjoy the tour.  If you can't fit it all into one day, you can purchase a ticket for an extra day on the bus for as little as €5.00 per extra day.

Our tour is designed to make the Killarney experience your own. A free map and history guide are available along with live guided commentary onboard from our driver/guide.

Ticket Prices

Adult - €12.50 
Child - €5 (under 12 years)

12 - 17 Year olds 
OAP/Student - €11 (must produce Valid Student or Senior card)

Single 1 Stop Ticket - €5

€1.50 Booking Fee per transaction applies.

MIssion Road - MIssion Rd, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland

Leaving from our stop on the Mission Road in the centre of town seven days a week. We will take you through the town, highlighting all the local historical landmarks, birthplaces of some of our famous sons and characters, we then proceed our stop at AGHADOE where you can HOP OFF (historic 13th century tower, church and a majestic panoramic view of the lakes and he mountains) 

Then it's off to ROSS CASTLE on the lakeshore (15th-century castle) here there are beautiful walks, boat and jaunting car trips. Then onto TORC WATERFALL, a most beautiful view can be had from the top of the steps that wind up the mountainside next to the falls. We then head to MUCKROSS HOUSE & GARDENS (19th century home to the Herbert family, with its sprawling grounds and winding trails, restaurant, museum, cafe etc) 


Summer Time Table 

Operates March 1st – Sept 30th

At various locations (see timetable)

At various locations (see timetable)

Please bring the following:

  • The confirmation email on your mobile phone. 
  • If you prefer, a paper copy of the voucher can be printed by clicking the link on your confirmation email.

The route includes the following places of interest

Killarney Town

The tour is brim full of history, heritage, characters, stories and world class hospitality...


11th century ruins of Aghadoe Cathedral, 13th century Castle and round tower... .

Ross Castle

15th century lakeshore castle...

Torc Waterfall

Most magnificent views of the lakes...

Muckross House

19th century manor, surrounded by beautiful gardens...

Timetable changes 

Our timetable rarely changes (but if there is a festival or event in Killarney that may affect our timetable due to higher volumes of traffic) then we always let our customers know if we will be a few minutes later than usual at each stop. We always advise asking the driver or viewing the timetable on board or at our booking office. (High and Low Season times differ).

Private Bus Tours

We also do Private Tours of Ring Of Kerry, Dingle, Beara Peninsula, Cliffs of Moher and many more. tel: +353 (0) 87 250 8122 or Email: for details and price.

Contact Details

  •  Address: 1 & 2 Main Street, Killarney, County Kerry, Ireland
  •  Bus tel: +353 (0) 87 250 8122
  •  Email:

Simple Online Booking Process step by step.

How to Book

1. To book a bus tour follow these simple steps

  • Click on your preferred date on the calendar on the right
  • Select your chosen ticket option from the menu below
  • Enter the quantity of people you would like to book tickets for in the quantity box
  • Check your booking date and price.  Add to order and proceed to check out  

2. Your Booking Details

  • Once again, Please check your Date and Pricing

3. Complete Booking

  • Once again please check your booking Date and Pricing 
  • Enter your Billing and Primary Contact Information
  • For Zip / Postal Code - YOU MUST ENTER 0000 if from Rep of Ireland
  • Click Terms & conditions box and complete booking


We accept all major credit / Debit cards.  We do not accept Laser Cards. Your Credit Card will be billed from Killarney Tour - Big Red Tour Bus

MIssion Road
MIssion Rd, Killarney, Co. Kerry, Ireland