Keel, County Mayo

An Caol

Location in Ireland

Coordinates: 53°58′00″N 10°05′00″W / 53.9667°N 10.0833°W / 53.9667; -10.0833Coordinates: 53°58′00″N 10°05′00″W / 53.9667°N 10.0833°W / 53.9667; -10.0833
Country Ireland
Province Connacht
County County Mayo
Elevation 60 m (200 ft)
Population (2002)
  Urban 541
Time zone WET (UTC+0)
  Summer (DST) IST (WEST) (UTC-1)
Irish Grid Reference F633039

Keel (Irish: An Caol) is a village on Achill Island in County Mayo, Ireland.

Transport and access

Road access

Keel is located on the R319 regional road.

Public transport

Bus services

Bus Éireann route 440 (Dooagh-Westport-Knock Airport serves Keel once a day in each direction. On Sundays route 440 does not operate however Expressway route 52 provides an evening journey each way to/from Westport and Galway[1]

Rail access

The nearest rail services may be accessed at Westport railway station approximately 59 km distant. There are several trains a day from Westport to Dublin Heuston via Athlone.

See also


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