Pembroke Kilkenny

The best way to get to Pembroke Kilkenny Hotel

Did you know that Pembroke Kilkenny hotel is one of the most centrally located and prominent hotels in the city? We’re not hard to find, once you know where you’re going! Getting here is easy and we are well-connected by road, rail and bus. Our address on Patrick Street is in the heart of the city, surrounded by shops, bars and restaurants and a short walk from all major tourist attractions. We’re perfectly placed to explore the city while still enjoying a great night’s sleep. Here are the best ways to get to Pembroke Kilkenny hotel.

By Air

The closest international airport to Kilkenny is Dublin Airport. Other international airports are Cork & Shannon, with smaller regional airports in Donegal, Kerry and Knock, Co. Mayo.

Renting a car and exploring the Irish countryside is a perfect way to get from Dublin to Kilkenny. You can then plan onward travel around our beautiful county and surrounding areas with ease. There are plenty of car rental companies at the airport to choose from but do remember to book in advance as options can be limited at the last minute. It’s about a 90-minute drive from Dublin Airport to Pembroke Kilkenny hotel.

By Road

Driving to Kilkenny is easy, no matter what part of the country you’re coming from. There are a variety of local and national roads into and out of Kilkenny and the M9 will take you where you need to go in a hurry. Google Maps will give you the most up-to-date route information and the AA Route Planner is useful for planning. Our address is below. Pop it into Google maps or whatever browser you use and follow the directions.

Don’t worry about using your car while you’re in the city. Kilkenny is one of the most walkable cities in the country. You won’t need your car unless you’re planning to travel to the suburbs.

Pembroke Kilkenny hotel offers our guests complimentary car parking when you book directly on our website. Spaces are limited and you cannot pre-book so get here early to enjoy the best spot.

By Public Transport

There is a train that will take you directly from Dublin’s main train station. The Dublin Heuston-to-Waterford train departs multiple times during the day and will take you to MacDonagh Station, the only train station in Kilkenny. The journey from Dublin will take between 90-105 minutes. You can buy tickets and check timetables on The walk from the train station to the hotel will take you through the centre of the city and will take about 10 minutes. There is a taxi rank outside the station, and you can pick up a taxi without pre-booking.

There are also buses that can bring you from many parts of the country into Kilkenny City. Bus service providers include JJ Kavanagh, Dublin Coach and Bus Eireann. Bus timetables can be found on the respective company’s websites. Bus fares vary but it’s generally the cheapest way to travel. Buses to Kilkenny from Dublin take about 2 hours and 20 minutes.

We look forward to welcoming you to Pembroke Hotel Kilkenny. If you have any questions or find yourself a little lost, all our team who are always happy to help. Browse our official website to find a fantastic Kilkenny hotel package that suits you.

Contact Us

Contacting us is easy. We have a dedicated email address and phone number for our reservations team and are happy to help with any queries you might have about our hotel, location or services. Our team are happy to help you with directions, recommendations or by making bookings for restaurants or attractions on your behalf. Our reception is open 24 hours so don’t be shy, come and chat with us!

Pembroke Kilkenny
Patrick Street
R95 E40W

Telephone: +353 56 778 3500

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