Exclusive Travel Partners in Kilkenny

Over €35 of saving with your JJ Kavanagh & Sons Bus Ticket in Kilkenny!

Kilkenny City is one of Ireland’s most popular destinations for weekend visitors and International tourists. Kilkenny is famed for its medieval design and walkways, impressive architecture, cathedrals, pubs and restaurants. Kilkenny is a must to see in and is only 80 minutes from Dublin City.

We’ve developed exclusive partnerships with several popular and unique tourist attractions, restaurants, hotels and shops in Kilkenny City to provide greater value for you when traveling with JJ Kavanagh & Sons.

How it works

Simply present your bus ticket at any of the following locations and avail of great discount. JJ Kavanagh & Sons, have 7 services that run from Dublin Airport via Ulster Bank, Georges Quay, Heuston Station and Red Cow Luas Stop to Kilkenny City (Ormonde Road Bus Stop). View timetable below:

Tours of Ireland from Dublin to Kilkenny

Our Partners

Coach Trips to Kilkenny from Dublin with Kavanagh's


The Kilkenny Way – Save €5

Experience Ireland’s National Sport firsthand as you undergo a fun interactive tutorial on how to play hurling, following an exclusive tour of Nowlan Park, home of Kilkenny GAA and enjoy an authentic Irish meal in Lanigans Pub afterwards.

Smithwick’s Experience Kilkenny – Save €2.40

Explore the art of brewing Smithwicks, one of Ireland’s oldest and internationally famous beers, see how it’s produced and made with a fascinating guided tour. Best of all, you get to sample a pint of the famous Red Ale at the end of your tour!

Kilkenny Ghost Tours – Save €2

Explore the spooky sighs on this historical tour that encompasses some of Kilkenny’s most famous sights including St. Canice’s Tower and the black abbey, this tour is both historically insightful and scary!

Kilkenny City Tours – Save €1.40

Ride the Kilkenny City train and see the most famous sights of Kilkenny, these include Canice’s Tower, Rothe House and the Black Abbey.

St Canice’s Cathedral – 10% discount off Admission Fee

One of Ireland’s most faomos cathedrals, this centuries old magnificent cathedral was build in honur of St Canice in the 13th century and is one of the finest Cathedrals in the country.

Round Tower – 10% discount off Admission Fee

Climb to the top of Kilkenny’s round Tower, where you can enjoy a panoramic view of Kilkenny City, this is one of only two round towers in Ireland, where you can actually climb to the very top!

Kilkenny Design Centre – 10% off items in shop

Located opposite Kilkenny Castle, Kilkenny’s Design Centre is home of the best Irish fashion & crafts and has unique gifts and souvenirs that can only be purchased here!

Supermacs – €3.90 saving on a combined medium meal for two

Enjoy a meal at Supermacs, Ireland’s most famous fast food resteraunt.

Kilkenny Cycling Tours- Get 10% off

See the sights of Kilkenny on two wheels! You can choose from a guided 2 hour tour around the city, a half day’s tour taking in the breathtaking River Nore Trail, Nicholas Mosse Bakery and the picturesque village of Bennetsbridge or simply explore yourself and hire a bike for the day