The Greenway is 46km long from Dungarvan to Waterford, taking approximately 5 hours (leisurely cycle) to include stopping off halfway for lunch in Kilmacthomas Village or the Coach House Coffee, Union Workhouse which is 2 hours from Dungarvan Town, and 2 hours from Waterford City. After 10km from Dungarvan (halfway to Kilmacthomas) you will find O’Mahoney’s Pub-Durrow, which is just after Ballyvoyle Tunnell (Coffee/Toilet Facilities) and 10km from Waterford, (halfway to Kilmacthomas), you will find Mount Congreve House & Gardens, and also Kilmeaden Waterford & Suir Valley Railway, (Coffee/Toilet Facilities). During the Summer months there will be various pop-up-shops along the route.
BIKE HIRE DEPOTS: Open every day Feb 11th to Dec 18th from 9am to 6pm: Sexton Street, Abbeyside, Dungarvan, (just beyond the traffic lights with the beginning of the Greenway literally just around the corner); Kilmacthomas, The Union Workhouse adjacent to the Coach House Coffee, which is directly onto the Greenway; Hanover Street in Waterford, opposite the Bus Station on the Quay and just above Dooleys Hotel. For Winter months please telephone or visit website for the opening hours and bus times.
BOOKING REQUIREMENTS: Booking in advance is advisable, via website: waterfordgreenwaybikehire.com or central booking line: 051 295955. Let them know your pick-up location, what bikes you require, ladies/ gents/ kids/attachments, i.e trailers, seats, tow alongs or an electric bike.
FREE SHUTTLE BUS: The Shuttle Bus can only be used for customers that hire bikes from Waterford Greenway Bike Hire. You can only book the Shuttle Bus once you drop off your bike, you cannot pre-book same. You can decide during your cycle where to drop off your bikes. 5 Shuttle Buses operate and leave every hour from each Depot.
BOOK: Via website: waterfordgreenwaybikehire.com or phone central booking: 051 295955.
Open Daily Feb 11th to Dec 18th
See the website for opening times.
PARKING: There is parking available at all sites.
Waterford: Parking on the Quay.
Kilmacthomas: Free carpark adjacent to the Greenway & Coach House Coffee.
Dungarvan: Free carpark behind Eurospar in Abbeyside.
BOOK: Via website: waterfordgreenwaybikehire.com or
phone central booking: 051 295955.
Depots at Sexton Street-Dungarvan, The Famine Workhouse – Kilmacthomas & Hanover Street-Waterford city
Union Road, Kilmacthomas, Co. Waterford, Ireland
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