Sligo Town Service Announcement - Updated - expired

As part of an ongoing review of public transport services in Sligo City and County undertaken by the National Transport Authority, Bus Éireann will introduce a revised network of routes as follows:

  • S1: Cartron – Sligo IT – Town Centre – Caltragh Road
  • S2: Strandhill – Bus/Rail Station – Town Centre – Sligo IT – Rosses Point

These changes will be introduced on Sunday, 5 October 2014.

This revised Sligo bus network has been designed to combine the operations of the following routes:

  • Route 472: Strandhill – Sligo
  • Route 473: Rosses Point – Sligo
  • Route 478: Sligo Central Service
  • Route 478A: Sligo Western Service

Enhancements to the bus network include:

  • Direct services from Strandhill to Rosses Point via Sligo Town Centre
  • Improved frequency of services – 30 min weekday service
  • Later services on Route S2
  • Improved Saturday Timetable
  • Improved Sunday Timetable
  • New S1 Sunday Timetable
  • Standard routing for all services
  • New stops at Sligo IT
  • New Route Numbers
  • New Fares Offering

The change to Route S1 & S2 has been approved by the National Transport Authority and will come into effect on Sunday, 5 October 2014.

Routes 472, 473, 478 & 478A will no longer operate from this date and are replaced by Routes S1 & S2.

Wednesday, 24th September, 2014