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Rathangan, Co. Kildare

Rathangan [often pronounced Ra-hangan by locals] is a town in the west of County Kildare, Ireland, with a population of 2,374. It is located 65 km from the centre of Dublin, and 14 km from Kildare, at the intersection of the R401, R414, and R419 regional roads. The Slate River and the Grand Canal run through the town.

Rathangan is situated beside the Bog of Allen, and is in close proximity to the lowlands of the Curragh. In recent years, the town has grown significantly to become a big commuter base for people working in Dublin. Rathangan town centre.
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Bus to Rathangan

  • Bus routes operated by Bus ireann:
    • 126:
      • Dublin (DCU) - Kildare (Boyles)
      • Kildare (Opp Boyles) - Dublin (Belfield)

Things to See and Do in Rathangan

Bog of Allen Nature Centre

Lullymore, Rathangan, Co. Kildare, Ireland
An exploration of the habitats and life in Ireland's bogland. Gardens with lake, fen and bog habitats, greenhouse of insect eating plants and peat free wild flower and vegetable growing. Guided and self guiding tours of the garden and nearby Lodge Bog

Restaurants in Rathangan

Papillon Papillon

Rathangan, Co. Kildare

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Map of Rathangan