Get To College With JJ Kavanagh & Sons

JJ Kavanagh & Sons takes the hassle out of travelling back to college!

The first week of college can be very stressful.  You have to learn a whole new campus, get along with people you’ve only known for about two seconds and then pretend like you know what the hell you’re doing as you waddle into your first college class ever. But through all the madness, we can make one thing easier, your transport!

For now check out for all of our timetables below.

Colleges Buses

Daily College Services

Maynooth University

We’ve three bus routes serving Maynooth University daily from Kilkenny, Carlow, Portlaoise, Kilcullen, Naas, Sallins and Clane. Prices for student weekly’s start from as little as €30.

⚡️NEW SERVICE ⚡️Kilkenny – Maynooth University

Carlow – Maynooth

Portlaoise – Maynooth

Carlow IT

Our national 736 Dublin – Waterford services stops at the Carlow IT bus stop daily (during college term). We’ve also a number of local buses running Monday – Friday from the outskirts of Carlow, Laois and Kildare. Prices for student weekly’s start from as little as €40.

Naas – Carlow

Monasterevin – Newbridge – Carlow

Mountmellick –  Portarlington – Carlow

Portlaoise – Carlow

DCU College

JJ Kavanagh & Sons has a daily bus starting from Newbridge at 07.15hrs and returning at 14.00hrs and 17.00hrs from DCU & St Patrick’s College.

Newbridge – Naas – DCU – St Patrick’s College

University of Limerick

JJ Kavanagh & Sons runs eight services to UL daily from Dublin, Portlaoise, Kildare, Roscrea, Toomevara and Nenagh stopping right in the University of Limerick campus, close to “The Stables’. Prices for student weekly’s start from as little as €40.

Dublin – Portlaoise – Kildare – Roscrea – Toomevara – Nenagh – UL

Waterford Institute of Technology

JJ Kavanagh & Sons stops right outside the main WIT bus stop eleven times daily from Dublin and Carlow. Prices for student weekly’s start from as little as €45.

Dublin – Carlow – WIT

Weekend College Services

NUI Galway & University of Limerick 

JJ Kavanagh & Sons weekend college services operate on Sunday evenings and Friday evenings throughout the college term. Prices for student return’s start from as little as €20.

Carlow – Kilkenny – Thurles – Nenagh – Galway


Carlow – Kilkenny – Thurles – Nenagh – Limerick

Waterford – Limerick – Galway

You can also get travel updates on Facebook , follow us on Twitter @JJKavanaghBuses or call our customer service line on (0818 333 222), lines open from 07:00 – 19:00hrs (7 days a week).

 Happy Travelling 🙂