Getting to the Fleadh – Park & Ride Locations

Hours of Operation will be clearly posted at each location.
Park & Ride Charges

  • Car Parking – €3 Daily Rate (car parking tickets from different car parks are non-transferrable)
  • Shuttle Bus – €2 per journey

South side of Town

  • Carraroe Retail park (9am to 12 midnight – Thurs 14th to Sun 17th Aug)
  • Burkes Field, Carraroe (24hr car park – Thurs 14th to Sun 17th Aug)
  • Social Welfare Car Park, Summerhill (available from 7pm on Friday 15th Aug to midnight on Sunday 17th August)
  • Pirn Mill Road (i.e. Road linking Ballast Quay with Finisklin Road):8am to 10pm – Thurs 14th to Sun 17th

North side of town

  • New IT car park on the corner of N16 and Clarion Road (accessed from Clarion Rd) – 9am-10pm Thurs 14th to Sun 17th Aug
  • Temp car park on HSE lands adjacent to Clarion Village Apartments – 9am to 12 midnight Thurs 14th to Sun 17th Aug
  • Mount Shannon Road – Former Mangans Cash & Carry site – 9am to 10pm Thurs 14th to Sun 17th Aug

Disabled Parking:

  • Lower Quay Street car park (30No. spaces) and Abbey Street car park (40No. spaces) reserved for Disabled parking.

Fleadh Bus Services – Thursday 14th to Sunday 17th 
Buses will operate on all routes between the hours of 8:30am and 3:30am.

  • 4 No. bus routes in City Centre (i.e. the Orange, Blue, Red and Green routes) will run at approx. 20min intervals
  • 2 No. bus routes serving Strandhill (Rugby Club campsite) and Rosses Point will run at approx. 30min intervals.
  • Charges:
    • €2 per adult on all routes
    • Children 5 years and under go for free
    • Family Rate (i.e. 2 adults and 3+ children) – €8

City Centre Drop Off Points
There are a number of designated drop off/collection points close to the City Centre as follows:

  • Lower Pearse Road
  • Riverside
  • Connaughton Road
  • Lord Edward Street

Contact Number for the Shuttle/Fleadh bus service during the week of the Fleadh is: 071 9143000

  • Scoil Éigse Bus Service
    Buses will depart campsites at 8:30am, 9am and 9:30am each morning Monday to Thursday servicing Summerhill, the Mercy College and the Grammar. Details will be posted at the campsites.Buses will depart Scoil Éigse at 3:15pm each afternoon returning to all campsites.
  • Other Contact No’s:
    • Fleadh Office: 071 9111444
    • Sligo Garda Station: 071 9142031
    • Emergency Services: 999 / 112
    • Medical/First Aid: Fleadh Medical Centre, Methodist Hall, Wine St.
    • Other Enquiries: Approach a Fleadh Representative in Official Fleadh Red T-Shirt.